University of California, Riverside


Amit Roy-Chowdhury in front of video projections Amit Roy-Chowdhury Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Topics: Video and Image Analysis

Languages Spoken: English, Bengali and Hindi

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Amit Roy-Chowdhury is a professor of electrical and computer engineering at the Bourns College of Engineering. He is an expert on video and image analysis and facial recognition software. His research has been featured in media outlets including PBS, The Huffington Post, BBC and National Geographic. Watch a video of Roy Chowdhury talk about his research:

On Video and Image Analysis

Roy-Chowdhury leads the Video Computing Group, with research interests in computer vision/image processing, pattern recognition and statistical signal processing. His group is involved in research projects related to camera networks, human behavior modeling, face recognition and bioimage anaysis. Application domains include national and homeland security, commercial multimedia, home infrastructure, computational biology and digital arts.