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					                         King-Sun Fu Prize Nomination Form
To complete this form, carefully follow the instructions provided on Page 4. All entries must
be in English and typed in a font no smaller than 10 points.

1. NAME OF NOMINEE: ____________________________________________________
                                           Last Name              First              Middle

MEMBERSHIP OF NOMINEE IN
NATIONAL SOCIETY OF IAPR: _____________________________________________
                                                              Society

BUSINESS ADDRESS: _____________________________________________________

                               _____________________________________________________

                               _____________________________________________________
                               City                  State                Country               Postal Code

BUSINESS TELEPHONE: ______________________ FAX: _______________________

E-MAIL ADDRESS: _______________________________________________________

HOME ADDRESS: _________________________________________________________

                        _________________________________________________________

                        _________________________________________________________
                        City                 State                Country                 Postal Code

2. EDUCATION

       Educational Institution                         Location                     Degree              Year




3. RECENT PROFESSIONAL EMPLOYMENT OF NOMINEE
       (List nominee’s present position first)

       From (Year) to (Year)                Institution/Organization                          Position Held
4. PROPOSED CITATION: (Not more than thirty words)




5. NOMINATOR

  NAME: _____________________________ POSITION: __________________________
                           (print)

  NAME: _____________________________ DATE: ______________________________
                        (signature)

  MEMBERSHIP OF NOMINATOR IN NATIONAL SOCIETY OF IAPR:

  _______________________________________            ________________________________
                    (Society)                                       (Country)

  ADDRESS: _______________________________________________________________

              _______________________________________________________________

              _______________________________________________________________
                 City                    State                  Country          Postal Code

  TELEPHONE: _________________________ FAX: ______________________________

  E-MAIL ADDRESS: _______________________________________________________


6. Technical Contribution of far-reaching significance made by the nominee to the field of
pattern recognition or its closely allied fields.
7. Principal publications and patents of the nominee related to the contribution described in
Item 6.




8. Sources of information. Describe literature or other sources of information, in addition to
those in Item 7, where the impact of the contribution described in Item 6 can be appreciated
and/or evaluated.
9. Endorsers’ names and addresses: (At least five supporting endorsements, but not more than eight, are
required. Every endorser must be a member of a national society of IAPR. The name of the society must be
noted next to the name of the endorser. The member societies represented by the endorsers must include at least
two societies different from that of the nominator.)

        Name _______________________________________ Society _____________________________________
        Name _______________________________________ Society _____________________________________
        Name _______________________________________ Society _____________________________________
        Name _______________________________________ Society _____________________________________
        Name _______________________________________ Society _____________________________________
        Name _______________________________________ Society _____________________________________
        Name _______________________________________ Society _____________________________________
        Name _______________________________________ Society _____________________________________




            Instructions for Completing the King-Sun Fu Prize Nomination Form
a) In completing the Nomination Form, please note that the King-Sun Fu Prize is to be given “in recognition of a
technical contribution of far-reaching significance and impact on the field of pattern recognition or its closely
allied fields at any time in the past.” (Excerpt from Statute S.3.4 of the IAPR Constitution and By-Laws.)
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b) The nomination must be made using the special King-Sun Fu Prize Nomination Form. The form must be
filled out in the English language and must be typed in a font no smaller than 10-point. Photographically
reduced entries are not permitted on the form.
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c) Particular care should be taken in completing Item 6, which is of crucial importance. The material in Items 7
and 8 should serve to substantiate and elaborate upon the material in Item 6.
d) Entries in Item 7 should conform to standard publication citations and be sufficiently complete to permit their
ready reference.
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e) The Proposed Citation (Item 4) should be concise and be consistent with the contribution cited in Item 6.
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f) In Item 9, the nominator should list at least 5 (and no more than 8) individuals who can serve as endorsers of
the nomination. The endorsers should include individuals from at least 2 member societies different from that
of the nominator. The endorsers must be familiar with the nominee’s work cited in Item 6 and be in a position
to evaluate it and attest to its significance. (It is suggested that nominators check with prospective endorsers in
advance about their ability and willingness to serve in this capacity.)
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g) Mail the completed, signed Nomination Form to:

                            Prof. Anil K. Jain
                            Chairman, KSF Prize Committee
                            Department of Computer Science & Engineering
                            Michigan State university
                            3115 Engineering Building
                            East Lansing, Michigan 48824
                            United States
                            jain@cse.msu.edu

to arrive no later than 10 January 2010.
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h) Send a copy of the accompanying Endorsement Form, along with a copy of the completed Nomination Form
and one of the enclosed address labels to each of the endorsers listed in Item 9 of the Nomination Form. If
necessary, you can make additional copies of the endorsement form using your own copying facilities. Be sure
to send along a copy of the Instructions (on back of the Endorsement Form).
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i) Endorsers should be reminded that their completed form must be sent directly by them to the Chairman of the
K.S. Fu Prize Committee and must arrive there no later than 10 January 2010. (The address is in the
Instructions for completing the Endorsement Form.) If time is short, airmail or courier services are
recommended. Nomination forms or Endorsement Forms received after that date cannot be considered.