Carnegie Mellon University
April 21, 2009

Lane Faculty & Students Among Finalists in Grand Elsevier Challenge


The Elsevier Grand Challenge attracted over 70 teams from around the world. Ten made the semi-final, from which four finalist were chosen. Among the four finalists was a team from Carnegie Mellon University which developed SLIF: the Structured Literature Image Finder. This team includes two students from the Lane Center, Luis Pedro Coelho and Joshua Kangas, as well as two Lane faculty, Robert F. Murphy and Eric Xing.