Professor Kevin W. Bowyer

Kevin Bowyer is the Schubmehl-Prein Professor and Chair of the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at the University of Notre Dame. Professor Bowyer's research interests touch on various aspects of computer vision and pattern recognition, including biometrics and data mining. He is a Fellow of the IAPR, a Fellow of the IEEE, a Golden Core member of the IEEE Computer Society and received a 2014 IEEE Computer Society Technical Achievement Award "for pioneering contributions to the science and engineering of biometrics".

Professor Bowyer is serving as General Chair of the 2015 IEEE International Conference on Automated Face and Gesture Recognition. He was previously General Chair of the 2011 International Joint Conference on Biometrics, Program Chair of the 2011 Automated Face and Gesture Recognition conference, a founding General Chair of the IEEE Biometrics Theory Applications and Systems conference series, and a past EIC of the IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence and the IEEE Biometrics Compendium. Professor Bowyer is a member of the Editorial Board for IEEE Access, IEEE's first "rapid publication, open access, maga-journal".

Google Scholar profile.

Tech Report: Making Sense of IREX VI.

Handbook of Iris Recognition: reviewed in Computing Reviews, on Amazon.

Business News Daily "Do What You Love" interview.

Plenary Talk at Va Tech's CESCA Day 2013 - Effects of Contact Lenses on Iris Recognition.

Apr 2014 - Comments on vein scan biometrics.

Mar 2014 - Making Sense of IREX VI.

Mar 2014 - 3D / 2D face recognition.

Feb 2014 - Making Sense of IREX VI.

Jan 2014 - Making Sense of IREX VI.

Oct 2013 - Detection of textured contact lenses.

Oct 2013 - Human performance at iris matching.

Oct 2013 - Victim of fingerprint ID error visits Biometrics class.

Sept 2013 - Comment on smartphone biometrics.

Sept 2013 - Comment on heartbeat wristband.

July 2013 - Comment on face recognition of twins.

June 2013 - Comment on cloud key service.

June 2013 - Iris template aging.

May 2013 - Comment on Iris Recognition Spoofing.

Apr 2013 - Comment on Predicting Names from Faces.

Feb 2013 - Comment on Logo Recognition in Social Media.

Dec 2012 - Comment on Eye Vein Biometric.

Oct 2012 - Do What You Love interview.

Oct 2012 - Iris Template Aging.

Oct 2012 - Eye Track Biometrics at BTAS.

Oct 2012 - ECG Biometrics at BTAS.

Oct 2012 - Swipe Biometrics at BTAS.

Sept 2012 - Tattoo Biometrics at BTAS.

July 2012 - Iris Template Aging.

June 2012 - Iris Template Aging.

May 2012 - Iris Template Aging.

Jan 2012 - Effects of Plastic Surgery.

Nov 2011 - Iris Biometrics Research.

Oct 2011 - Ethnicity / Gender From Iris.

Oct 2011 - Persons in Multiple Videos.

Sep 2011 - Face Recognition In Video.

Sep 2011 - Ethnicity / Gender From Iris.

Mar 2011 - Biometric ID and Twins.

Feb 2011 - Persons in Multiple Videos.

Jan 2011 - Persons in Multiple Videos.

Nov 2010 - Biometric ID and Twins.

Nov 2010 - Comment on Ear Biometric.

Nov 2010 - Comment on Eye Tracking Biometric.

Sept 2010 - Biometric ID and Twins.

Aug 2010 - Iris Template Aging.


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