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TRECVid Surveillance Event Detection Evaluation Track
Last Updated Date: 07/24/2015

The Surveillance Event Detection (SED) evaluation track is part of the TRECVid Evaluation and is intended to help promote technology development … more

Rich Transcription Evaluation
Last Updated Date: 07/24/2015

The Rich Transcription evaluation series promotes and gauges advances in the state-of-the-art in several automatic speech recognition … more

Speech Analytics
Last Updated Date: 07/23/2015

The Multimodal Information Group's speech analytics program has a long history of activities supporting the development of technologies that … more

TRECVid Multimedia Event Recounting Evaluation Track
Last Updated Date: 07/23/2015

The Multimedia Event Recounting (MER) evaluation track is part of the TRECVid Evaluation . MER participants are the participants in the MED … more

Video Analytics
Last Updated Date: 07/23/2015

The Multimodal Information Group's (MIG) video analytics program includes several activities contributing to the development of technologies that … more

A Point Process Model for Evacuation Flows: The Hawkes Model
Last Updated Date: 07/17/2015

The primary motivation for this work is the fire in the World Trade Center towers, which generated an urgent need to better understand evacuation … more

U.S. Tag for ISO/TC 276: Biotechnology
Last Updated Date: 07/13/2015

The primary goal of the US Technical Advisory Group (US TAG) to International Organization for Standardization (ISO) Technical Committee (TC) 276 … more

Statistics for Bioassay Standard Development
Last Updated Date: 07/07/2015

In this project, we investigate appropriate uncertainty analysis and splicing algorithms for spectral data, especially fluorescence spectroscopy … more

Personal Identity Verification (PIV) of Federal Employees and Contractors
Last Updated Date: 06/02/2015

On August 27, 2004, the President signed Homeland Security Presidential Directive 12 (HSPD-12), entitled "Policy for a Common Identification … more

Statistics for Ballistics Identification
Last Updated Date: 05/21/2015

NIST is making advances in the science and technology for identification of firearms and tool marks; SED provides statistical analyses and designs … more

Smart Grid Communication Networks
Last Updated Date: 05/19/2015

While there is a clear need for communication networks supporting reliable information transfer between the various entities in the electric grid, … more

Precision Timing for Smart Grid Systems
Last Updated Date: 05/19/2015

This project aims to provide support to the power systems industry in developing test methods, tools, and performance characterization and metrics … more

i-vector Challenge
Last Updated Date: 05/18/2015

In order to foster interest from the Machine Learning Community in the fields of Speaker Recognition and Language Recognition, the National … more

Last Updated Date: 05/13/2015

  Visualization of scientific data can provide an understanding of the phenomenon or data being studied. Visualization can be approached in the … more

Using Geodesics in Cell Cytometry
Last Updated Date: 05/12/2015

This statistical application involves determining the similarity of cell populations based on comparing cell shapes.

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