O.Univ.Prof. Dr. Walter G. Kropatsch

Walter Kropatsch Vienna University of Technology
Institute of Computer Graphics and Algorithms
Pattern Recognition and Image Processing Group

Favoritenstraße 9/186-3
A-1040 Wien, Austria

Tel.: +43 (1) 58801 - 18660
Fax.: +43 (1) 58801 - 18697
<krw@prip.tuwien.ac.at>

Curriculum Vitae

Titles O.Univ.Prof. Dipl.Ing. Dr.techn.
Born 1953-01-23 in Leibnitz, Austria
Married 1981-06-09 (no children)
Citizenship Austrian

Education and Honors

1994 FELLOW of the IAPR.
1991 Habilitation [60] on Image Pyramids and Curves from Univ. Innsbruck.
1982 Dr.techn. (PhD) on Registration of Satellite Images with Maps [9] from Technical University in Graz, advisor: Johannes Moik.
1976 Maître d'Informatique from University of Grenoble.

Accomplishments

2004-2006 President of the International Association for Pattern Recognition
2000-2007 Kplus Competence Center on 'Advanced Computer Vision'
Since 1990 Full Professor and director of PRIP (Pattern Recognition and Image Processing) at Vienna University of Technology. Currently the group has 10 staff members of which more than 50% are financed by non-University funds .
Before research positions at Center for Automation Research, University of Maryland, USA; University of Innsbruck, A;