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Prof Ramesh Jain wins 2010 ACM SIG Multimedia Award

30 September 2010



FROM SCHOOL OF COMPUTING: Shaw Visiting Professor Ramesh Jain won the prestigious 2010 Association for Computing Machinery Special Interest Group in Multimedia Award
Shaw Visiting Professor of the NUS School of Computing Ramesh Jain won the prestigious 2010 Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) Special Interest Group in Multimedia (SIGMM) Award for outstanding technical contributions to multimedia computing, communications and applications.

He was recognised as a visionary researcher, entrepreneur and an inspiring leader who had transformed multimedia information processing to enhance the quality of life.

Prof Jain, who is also a Donald Bren Professor in Information and Computer Sciences at the University of California, Irvine, said: "I am very honoured and delighted to receive this award. As usual, such recognitions come to people owing much to the support of many students, co-researchers and colleagues in the field."



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