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News story - Silent robots listen to ocean winds - Pierre Cauchy (UEA)

Additional report by NERC Planet Earth


Jenny (2nd from left) receiving the prize from Prof Tamaki Ura.
Jenny (2nd from left) receiving the prize from Prof Tamaki Ura.

Congratulations Jenny Walker, PhD FSI LTDS - Student Poster Winner at UT2019
Huge congratulations to Jenny Walker (SMMI-LTDS/NEXUS PhD, Maritime Robotics Laboratory, FSI-CMEE-SoE-FEPS-UoS) for winning the best student poster competition at the:
IEEE International Symposium on Underwater Technology 2019, Taipei (Conference HP
Her winning paper/poster is entitled:
The effect of physics-based corrections and data augmentation on transfer learning for segmentation of benthic imagery. Supervised by Blair Thornton (FSI, CMEE), Adam Prugel-Bennet (VLC, ECS), Veerle Huvenne (NOC) and Henry Ruhl (NOC).
Well deserved and really highlighting the amazing strength of UoS and SMMI in the marine robotics/autonomy. Jenny will also be representing Engineering at the University 3MT grand final in May.


News Release: EMB/April 2018
News Release: EMB/April 2018




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