David Fleet

 
David Fleet

Professor
Computer Science
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Status: 

On Leave

Biography: 

David Fleet is a Professor of Computer Science in the Department of Computer and Mathematical Sciences Department at the University of Toronto Scarborough. He joined the University of Toronto in October, 2003. Prior to that David worked in the Digital Video Analysis and Perceptual Document Analysis Groups at the Palo Alto Research Center (PARC) for 4 years. Before that he was on faculty at Queen's University in Kingston. Prof. Fleet served as Associate Editor (2000-2003), then Associate Editor-in-Chief (2004-2008), and now sits on the Advisory Board of IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (PAMI). He has also served as Program Co-Chair of IEEE CVPR (2003), ECCV (2014), and as Area Chair for numerous vision and learning conferences (CVPR, ECCV, ICCV, NIPS, ICML). He is a Senior Fellow of the Canadian Institute for Advanced Research (CIFAR), and a member of the Vector Institute.

Research Interests: 

Computer Vision, Image Processing, Visual Perception, and Visual Neuroscience

Teaching Interests: 

Computer Graphics, Machine Learning, Computer Vision, Image Processing

Awards and Grants: 

  • Koenderink Prize, 2010 (for contributions to computer vision that withstood the test of time)
  • Best Paper Award, British Machine Vision Conference, 2009
  • Senior Fellow, Canadian Institute for Advanced Research, 2005
  • Best Paper Award, ACM Symposium on User Interface Software and Technology, 2003
  • PARC Excellence in Science Award, 2003
  • Best Paper Runner-Up Award, IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, 2001
  • Marr Prize Honorary Mention, IEEE International Conference on Computer Vision, 1999
  • Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellowship, 1996

Publications: 

See Google Scholar for links to publications

Education: 

B.Sc. (Queen's), M.Sc.(Toronto), Ph.D.(Toronto)