#! /usr/local/bin/php Faculty Description: Azriel Rosenfeld
  

 
Faculty A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Decades
1940s
1950s
1960s
1970s
1980s
1990s
2000s
                    
                    



Professor Azriel Rosenfeld in his original vision lab in the Computer Science Center
 

Azriel Rosenfeld
Personal Webpage:
Field Committee:

Achievements
– DHL: (Rabbinic Literature), Yeshiva University, 1955
– Ph.D.: (Mathematics), Columbia University, 1957
– Research Associate Professor (Part Time), 1963-1964
– Research Associate Professor, 1964-1966
– Research Professor, 1966-1983
– Research Professor and Director, Center for Automation Research, 1983–2001
– Director, Center for Automation Research, 1983-2001
– Distinguished University Professor, 1995-2001; Emeritus, 2001-
– Bernard Revel Memorial Award in Arts and Sciences, Yeshiva College Alumni Association, 1964
– Fellow, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, 1972; Life Fellow, 1996
– Dr. Tech. (hon.), Link¨oping University, Sweden, 1980
– President, International Association for Pattern Recognition, 1980-2
– Corresponding Member, National Academy of Engineering of Mexico, 1982
– Fulbright grant (for research at Hebrew University and Bar-Ilan University, Israel during August-October 1982); awarded March 22, 1982, declined May 27, 1982
– Emanuel Piore Award, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, 1985
– IEEE Computer Society Meritorious Service Award, 1986
– President’s Award, SME Machine Vision Association, 1987
– Fellow, Washington Academy of Sciences, 1988
– Scientific Achievement Award, Washington Academy of Sciences, 1988
– K.S. Fu Award, International Association for Pattern Recognition, 1988
– Foreign Member, National Academy of Science of the German Democratic Republic, 1988–1992
– Founding Fellow, American Association for Artificial Intelligence, 1990
– IEEE Standards Medallion, 1990
– Imager of the Year Award, Electronic Imaging International, 1991
– Founding Fellow, Association for Computing Machinery, 1994
– Founding Fellow, International Association for Pattern Recognition, 1994.
– Dr. Tech. (hon.), Oulu University, Finland, 1994
– Harry Goode Memorial Award, IEEE Computer Society, 1995
– Norbert Wiener Award, IEEE Systems, Man, and Cybernetics Society, 1995
– K. Bowyer and N. Ahuja, eds. Advances in Image Understanding—A Festschrift for Azriel Rosenfeld, IEEE Computer Society Press, Los Alamitos, CA, 1996
– Information Science Award, Association for Intelligent Machinery, 1998
– Third Millenium Medal, IEEE, 2000
– Dr. Humane Letters (hon.), Yeshiva University, New York, NY, 2000
– L.S. Davis, ed., Foundations of Image Understanding [A Festschrift for Azriel Rosen- feld], Kluwer, Boston, 2001.
– Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition Lifetime Achievement Award, IEEE Computer Society Distinguished Service Award, 2001.

Azriel Rosenfeld's memorial website