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Lab Director Prof. Shirmohammadi has received a $240,000 MITACS Cluster grant to collaborate with Ciena Corp on a research project to use machine learning for identifying poor-quality video experiences in OTT systems and determine the root cause of significant video delivery problems.

See announcement here.


Lab director Prof. Shirmohammadi gave a series of interviews about Applied AI in multimedia systems and network measurements:
Network Monitoring, The Register, August 22 2018.
Applying AI to Network Analytics, Network Computing, August 2 2018.
How Artificial Intelligence is Improving Health Wearables, IEEE Transmitter, July 11 2018.
Chatbots and Games: The New Diagnostic Tools, IEEE Transmitter, July 6 2018.


DISCOVER Lab professors Shirmohammadi and Al Osman have received a $546,800 NSERC Strategic grant titled "HiPer Clouding: High Performance Cloud Gaming" to work with Ubique Networks to study and develop new Software Defined Networking (SDN) systems specifically for Cloud Gaming applications, making possible the delivery of satisfactory QoE, real-time and bandwidth-intensive cloud games over future communication networks.

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