- Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania, 1960
E-mail: kanal [at] cs.umd.edu
machine intelligence, search, pattern recognition, computer vision, artificial neural systems
Honors and Awards
For outstanding contributions to Markov random field models, search strategies, hybrid linguistic-statistical models and reasoning in uncertain domains
IAPR King-Sun Fu Award
For contributions to pattern recognition
For contributions to pattern recognition and heuristic search procedures and their application in the machine recognition of patterns.
The advancement of the theoretical understanding of computation through work in switching theory and theoretical models.