Research funding from Qualcomm AI/ML Research Labs


Qualcomm Inc. has provided gift funding of $255,000 to Computer Science Professors Charless FowlkesStephan Mandt and Padhraic Smyth. This funding will support Ph.D. students involved in basic research projects across the three groups on topics related to the development of new theories and algorithms in the areas of computer vision and machine learning.

The funded projects will involve collaborations with Qualcomm’s rapidly expanding research and development work in artificial intelligence, with a particular focus on Qualcomm AI/ML research labs in San Diego and Amsterdam.