Kevin Bowyer, Schubmehl-Prein Professor of Computer Science and Engineering

Kevin Bowyer

Kevin Bowyer, the Schubmehl-Prein Professor and Department Chair in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Professor in the College of Engineering, and Concurrent Professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering, presents on his ongoing research at the University of Notre Dame. His research interests touch on many aspects of computer vision and pattern recognition, including biometrics, data mining, object recognition, and medical image analysis.


Professor Bowyer’s work is often cited by others, and he received the 2014 Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Computer Society’s Technical Achievement Award for his “pioneering contributions to the science and engineering of biometrics.”


Professor Bowyer is a Fellow of the IEEE, a Golden Core member of the IEEE Computer Society, and a past EIC of the IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence, and the IEEE Biometrics Compendium. He was General Chair of the 2011 International Joint Conference on Biometrics, Program Chair of the 2011 Automated Face and Gesture Recognition conference, and a founding General Chair of the IEEE Biometrics Theory Applications and Systems conference series.