An ND First
The International Association for
Pattern Recognition (IAPR) has named Patrick
J. Flynn, professor
of computer science and engineering, a fellow of the society. He
is the first Notre Dame faculty member to be named an IAPR fellow.
Flynn’s research interests include biometrics, computer vision,
image processing, and pattern recognition. He has served on the editorial
boards of three of his field’s major journals, including Pattern
Recognition Letters, which is published by the IAPR. A faculty member
since 2001, Flynn co-directs the Computer
Vision Laboratory and is
currently funded by the National Science Foundation, U.S. Department
of Justice, Central Intelligence Agency, and UNISYS. He is also a
senior member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers
and a member of the Association for Computing Machinery.