Nikos Paragios 2011
|Fields||Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics|
|Institutions||Ecole Centrale Paris, Inria|
|Known for||Level set
Markov random field
|Notable awards||Institut Universitaire de France (2014), IEEE Fellow (2011), TR35 (2006)|
Nikos Paragios (Greek: Νικος Παραγιος, born at 1972) is a professor of Computer Science and Applied mathematics at Ecole Centrale Paris, senior fellow at the Institut Universitaire de France and affiliated scientific leader at Inria while serving as the editor in chief of the Computer Vision and Image Understanding Journal of Elsevier Publishing House.
He holds a D.Sc. degree in electrical and computer engineering (2000) from Inria and the University of Nice Sophia Antipolis, and has held permanent positions at Siemens Corporate Technology, École des ponts ParisTech as well as visiting positions at Rutgers University, Yale University and University of Houston.
- IEEE Fellow for his contributions to continuous and discrete inference in computer vision, 2011
- Bodossaki Foundation Scientific Award in applied and engineering sciences, 2008
- Francois Erbsmann Prize (with Ben Glocker), Information Processing in Medical Imaging (IPMI), 2007
- TR35 MIT Technology Review Award, 2006
- Cor Baayen ERCIM Award (honorable mention), 2000
- "Geometric Level Set Methods in Imaging, Vision and Graphics" (with Stanley Osher) published in 2003 by Springer
- "Handbook of Mathematical Models in Computer Vision" (with Yunmei Chen and Olivier Faugeras) published in 2005 by Springer
- "Handbook of Biomedical Imaging: Methodologies and Clinical Research" (with James Duncan and Nicholas Ayache) published by Springer in 2015.