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Professor Raquel Urtasun is a 2017 recipient of the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) E.W.R. Steacie Memorial Fellowship.
Urtasun is recognized as "a pioneer in the area of machine perception". The University of Toronto researcher has developed algorithms that allow vehicles to perceive and understand the environment in three dimensions and in real time", NSERC.
E.W.R Steacie Memorial Fellowship is a national award given to "enhance the career development of outstanding and highly promising university faculty who are earning a strong international reputation for original research", NSERC.
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