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Best paper award at the 21st International Workshop: Intelligent Computing in Engineering

Best paper award at the 21st International Workshop: Intelligent Computing in Engineering

Stefania C. Radopoulou, PhD student at the CIT lab, and Dr Ioannis Brilakis, Laing O'Rourke Lecturer of Construction Engineering, have been awarded the best paper award.

This piece is part of a project working towards the automation of pavement surface and monitoring the results of which will be of interest to road owners and authorities responsible for pavement maintenance.

Stefania C. Radopoulou and Dr Ioannis Brilakis

Stefania C. Radopoulou and Dr Ioannis Brilakis, were awarded the best paper award at the 21st International Workshop: Intelligent Computing in Engineering (EG-ICE2014) which was held in Cardiff recently.

The paper is entitled "Improving Patch Defect Detection using Vision Tracking on Video Data".

It proposes a method for automatically detecting and tracking patches in surface pavement videos. This piece is part of a project working towards the automation of pavement surface and monitoring the results of which will be of interest to road owners and authorities responsible for pavement maintenance.