Prof. Zhu wins AAAI-2015 Blue Sky Ideas Prize

At the 29th AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI-2015), held this month in Austin, Texas, Professor Xiaojin (Jerry) Zhu received the Blue Sky Ideas prize for his paper "Machine Teaching: An Inverse Problem to Machine Learning and an Approach Toward Optimal Education."

The prize is sponsored by the Computing Community Consortium (CCC).  According to CCC, this prize aims to "seek out papers that present ideas and visions that can stimulate the research community to pursue new directions."Xiaojin Zhu