Matthew Turk
Professor Emeritus
Ph.D., Media Arts and Sciences, MIT, 1991
M.S., Electrical and Computer Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, 1984
B.S., Electrical Engineering, Virginia Tech, 1982
Campus Affiliations
Media Arts and Technology Program
AlloSphere Research Facility
Center for Information Technology and Society
Spatial Center
Cognitive Science Program
Dynamical Neuroscience Program
Elected as IAPR Fellow for contributions to computer vision and vision-based interaction
Elected as IEEE Fellow for contributions to computer vision and perceptual interfaces
Awarded the 2011-2012 Fulbright-Nokia Distinguished Chair in Information and Communications Technologies
Best Paper Award at the 2012 International Symposium on Mixed and Augmented Reality (ISMAR)
Best Paper Honorable Mention at the 2012 International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction with Mobile Devices and Services (MobileHCI)
Best Paper Award at the 2010 IEEE International Workshop on Mobile Vision
One of the Best Image Processing and Computer Vision Papers in SIBGRAPI 2006
Best Paper Award at the 2004 IEEE Workshop on Real - Time Vision for Human Computer Interaction
Communication and Technology Top Paper Award, 54th Annual Conference of the International Communication Association (2004)
Most Influential Paper of the Decade Award from the International Association for Pattern Recognition (IAPR) Workshop on Machine Vision Applications (2000)
IEEE Computer Society Outstanding Paper Award, Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR 1991)
Research Areas
Machine Learning and Data Mining
Visual Computing and Interaction