Expert lecture ‘Machine Learning and its Real Time Applications’

The Department of Computer Science and Engineering organized an expert lecture entitled ‘Machine Learning and its Real Time Applications’ on 1 March 2017 in the NCU auditorium. The expert speaker was Prof. Vijayan K. Asari, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Dayton, Ohio, USA.

The speaker started with the introduction of what exactly is Machine Learningas it is extensively used in real time applications. Moving ahead he elaborated how data sensing, processing and automated decision making in Real time. He introduced the Data acquisition process and systems, data preprocessing steps including distortion correction, haze/fog removal, rain removal and distortion correction. Further, Prof. Asari explained about feature extraction, classification and decision making steps of data analysis used for real time applications. He then emphasized on real time applications including face recognition, object detection on WAMI data, Emotion recognition by EEG analysis and Brain machine interface.

It was a learning and interactive lecture for the students which concluded with a query session with the expert, wherein questions were answered in an in-depth manner by Dr Asari which gave the students a flavour of the current industry practices and trends on Machine learning.The lecture was enthusiastically attended by over 200 BTech CSE 2nd Year and 3rd Year students and faculty members.