CMU Portugal PhD Student Distinguished in
Milan with First Prize
The research paper authored by Filipe
Condessa, from the island of São Miguel, Azores, was deemed the best among the work 99 international researchers who
presented at the IGARRS, the 2015 International Geoscience and Remote Sensing
Symposium, earning him the Mikio Takagi Student First Prize.
Filipe Condessa is a dual degree Ph.D. student in the
Electrical and Computer Engineering program, at the Instituto Superior Técnico
da Universidade de Lisboa (IST) and the Carnegie Mellon Uiversity (CMU). The
paper was written by Filipe Condessa with his two advisors, José Bioucas-Dias
(IST) and Jelena Kovacévič (CMU).
Hosted by the IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Society,
the International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium 2015 is the world's premier symposium on the subject of
remote sensing and was held at the end of July, in Milan, Italy.
Filipe Condessa’s paper, a scientific research work in the field
of geoscience and remote sensing, succeeded in producing an
image that identifies different
states of maturation of crops or
the spread of diseases in agriculture.
The team led by Filipe
Condessa is currently "applying these techniques
and these concepts in the microscope image classification for the identification of biological tissues."
Read the full article at Correio
dos Açores (September 20, 2015)
Dual Degree Ph.D.
Student Receives the 2015 Mikio Takagi Student First Prize (Success Stories)