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Jon Sporring

Associate Professor, Ph.D.
University of Copenhagen
Universitetsparken 5
2100 København Ø
Email: sporring@diku.dk
Office: HCØ - Building E, Office 4.0.16
Direct: (+45) 2448 2894

Short CV

Jon Sporring received his Master and Ph.D. degree from the Department of Computer Science, University of Copenhagen, Denmark in 1995 and 1998, respectively. Part of his Ph.D. program was carried out at IBM Research Center, Almaden, California, USA. Following his Ph.D, he worked as a visiting researcher at the Computer Vision and Robotics Lab at Foundation for Research & Technology - Hellas, Greece, and as assistant research professor at 3D-Lab, School of Dentistry, University of Copenhagen. Since 2003 he has been employed as associate professor at the Department of Computer Science, University of Copenhagen. From 2008-2009 he was part-time Senior Researcher at Nordic Bioscience a/s. In the period 2007-2012 he was Vice-Chair for Research at Department of Computer Science, and since 2012 he is a visiting professor at School of Computer Science, McGill University, Montreal, Canada. His main topics of research are image processing and computer graphics.

Research Interests

My main research area is

  • image processing: scale-space, histograms, and medical image registration
  • computer graphics: photon differential mapping