Clark School Home UMD
ECE

News Story

Chellappa Named Fellow of the Optical Society of America

Chellappa Named Fellow of the Optical Society of America

Prof. Rama Chellappa
Prof. Rama Chellappa

Minta Martin Professor of Engineering Rama Chellappa (ECE/UMIACS/CS) was recently named a Fellow of the Optical Society of America (OSA). In their last meeting on October 20, the OSA Board of Directors elected Prof. Chellappa to the rank of Fellow of the Society.

Chellappa was recognized for pioneering contributions in image and video-based pattern recognition and computer vision.

With a membership of more than 14,000 optics and photonics scientists, engineers, educators, technicians and business leaders from over 81 countries, the Optical Society of America is the prime Optical Society in the world. Since its founding in 1916, OSA has had 29 Nobel prize-winning members. For more information, visit the OSA website at http://www.osa.org.

November 18, 2008


Prev   Next

Current Headlines

Ephremides Wins IEEE MILCOM Lifetime Acheivement Award

Jonathan Simon and UMB's Elliot Hong win Research and Innovation Seed Grant

2014 Dean's Student Research Awards Announced

Anyone have recipes for blue marlin?

Munday, Hu and Collaborators’ Research on Inside Cover of Advanced Energy Materials

Sloan Foundation Funds Program of Exemplary Mentoring

Khaligh named associate editor of IEEE Transactions on Transportation Electrification

Hovercraft Competition Serves as Unique Final Exam

News Resources

Return to Newsroom
Search News
Archived News

Events Resources

Events Calendar

Additional Resources

UM Newsdesk
Faculty Experts