DMTC Best Paper awards at Land Warfare Conference announced

The Minister for Defence Science & Personnel, The Hon. Warren Snowdon, MP today presented the awards for best research at the 2012 Land Warfare Conference in Melbourne. The awards, sponsored by DMTC, were presented to:

Best poster presentation prize ($1,000) awarded to R. Orr – “Load carriage: reductions in soldier task performance and risks posed”

1st runner-up for best paper ($1,500) awarded to P. Phillips & S. Cimpoeru – “A systems view of vehicle landmine survivability”

Winner, best paper ($2,500) awarded to M. Hossny – “Low cost multimodal facial recognition via Kinect sensors”

DMTC congratulates the winners and all honorable mentions.

Posted by DMTC on November 2nd, 2012