Dear all,

Please join me in congratulating Prof. Harry Wechsler of the Computer Science Department who was issued  the following two patents by the US PTO:

Patent title: Data Stream Change Detector
Inventors: Harry Wechsler and Shen-Shyang Ho
Patent No: 8,073,963 B1
Issue date: December 6, 2011.

Patent title: Recognition By Parts Using Adaptive and Robust Correlation Filters
Inventors: Harry Wechsler, Hung Lai, and Venkatesh Ramanathan
Patent No: 8,073,286 B1
Issue date: December 6, 2011.

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Dr. Daniel A. Menasce
Senior Associate Dean and Professor of Computer Science
Volgenau School of Engineering, 
Long and Kimmy Nguyen Engineering Building, Room 2510, MS 5C8
George Mason University
4400 University Dr.,
Fairfax, VA 22030, USA