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Ron Kimmel

EDUCATION
  • D.Sc. Technion 1995
  • M.Sc. in Electrical Engineering Technion 1992
  • B.Sc. in Electrical Engineering Technion 1986
ACADEMIC POSITIONS
  • 2007-present Professor, Computer Science Department, Technion, Israel
  • 2003-2004 Visiting Professor, Computer Science Department, Stanford University, California
  • 2001-2007 Associate Professor, Computer Science Department, Technion
  • 1998-2001 Senior lecturer, Computer Science Department, Technion
  • 1995-1998 Postdoctoral researcher, Berkeley Lab. and Math. at UC Berkeley
HONORS & AWARDS
  • SIAG on Imaging Science Best Paper Prize for SIAM Journal of Imaging Science'2013. Scale invariant geometry for non-rigid shapes, Awarded 2016
  • Cooper Prize for Academic Excellence, 2014
  • Test-of-Time Award for ICCV'95 Geodesic active contours, 2011, Helmholtz Prize 2013
  • IEEE Fellow for contributions to image processing and non-rigid shape analysis, 2009
  • Student Paper Award Copper Mountain Conf. on Multigrid Methods, 2005
  • Counter Terrorism Award Technion, 2003
  • Hershel Rich Innovation Award Technion, 2003
  • Henry Taub Prize Technion, 2001
  • Student Paper Award Copper Mountain Conf. on Multigrid Methods, 2001
  • Hershel Rich innovation award Technion, 2001
  • Omikron Delta Prize IEEE student paper competition, Tel-Aviv, 2000
  • Izaac M. Kolthoff Memorial Academic Lectureship Technion, 1999-2000
  • Alon Fellowship Technion, 1998-2001
  • HTI Fellowship Technion, 1996
PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

INDUSTRY CONSULTING
  • 2009-present Co-Founder & Partner of BBK Technologies Ltd.
  • 2009-present Inventor & Technical Staff of InVision. acquired by Intel 2011
  • 2009-2010 Technical Advisory Board of Quiksee acquired by Google 2010
  • 2007-present Technical Advisory Board of MedicVision Brain Technologies
  • 2004-2009 Co-Founder & Technical Staff of Novafora
  • 2003-present Co-Founder & Technical Staff of Agileye Technologies Ltd.
  • 2002-2009 Technical Advisory Board of MediGuide acquired by St. Jude Medical 2009
  • 2000-2001 Consultant of Jigami (Net2Wireless)
  • 1998-2000 Consultant of Hewlett-Packard Laboratories
MISCELLANEOUS
  • Hobbies: reading, painting, biking, skiing, swimming, hiking, dancing, and playing with geometry

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