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Prof Lewis Griffin
Malet Place Eng Bldg 5.02
Malet Place
University College London
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  • Professor of Computational Vision
  • Dept of Computer Science
  • Faculty of Engineering Science

Lewis D. Griffin received the B.A. (Hons.) Degree in Mathematics & Philosophy in 1988 from Oxford University, UK. He studied for a Ph.D. Degree while a Research Assistant in the Department of Neurology, Guys Hospital, London. In 1995, he was awarded the Ph.D. Degree from the University of London for a thesis (“Descriptions of Image Structure”) in the area of Computational Vision. In 1997, following postdoctoral positions at INRIA Sophia-Antipolis, France and University of Surrey, United Kingdom, he was appointed Lecturer in Vision Sciences at Aston University, UK. In 2000, he moved to Imaging Sciences, Medical School, King’s College London. In 2005, he moved to the Computer Science Department, University College London where he is at present, now a Reader. He is a co-director of CoMPLEX, UCL’s Centre for Mathematics and Physics in the Life Sciences and Experimental Biology, and UCL Director of the UCL/DeepMind PhD programme in 'Neuroscience and Artificial Intelligence'.

Research Summary

Computational Vision with particular emphasis on Spatial Vision and Colour Vision. I develop abstracted, mathematically rigorous models of human vision and use these models to build powerful machine vision systems. 

Academic Background
1995   Doctor of Philosophy University of London
1988   Bachelor of Arts (Honours) University of Oxford
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