Michael S. Langer
Curriculum Vita
(last updated: Sept 2016)

ADDRESS

   School of Computer Science
   McGill University
   3480 University St.
   Montreal   H3A2A7
   Canada

   phone:     514-398-3740
   fax:       514-398-3883
   room:      MC329
   email :    langer@cim.mcgill.ca

PERSONAL

    Born January 25, 1964 in Toronto, Canada.   Married.  Two children.

EDUCATION

    1994.   Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering. McGill University.
            Dissertation: Shading Computations on the Radiation Manifold.
            Advisor:   Steven W. Zucker

    1988.   M.Sc. in Computer Science. University of Toronto.
            Thesis: On the Efficient Representation of Natural Images.
            Advisor: Allan D. Jepson

    1986.   B.Sc. in Mathematics (summa cum laude). McGill University.

POSITIONS HELD

    2006-       Associate Professor, School of Computer Science, McGill University.

    2000-2006    Assistant Professor, School of Computer Science, McGill University.

    2000.  Postdoctoral Research Scientist. Max-Planck-Institute for Biological Cybernetics. Tuebingen, Germany.

    1999.  Alexander von Humboldt Research Fellow. Max-Planck-Institute for Biological Cybernetics. Tuebingen, Germany.

    1995-1998.  Postdoctoral Scientist. NEC Research Institute. Princeton, NJ,  USA.

    1991-1995.  Research Associate. Center for Intelligent Machines. McGill University.

    1989.       Summer Intern. Brain Imaging Center.  Montreal Neurological Institute.

    1985-1986.  Summer Intern. Playfair Institute of Neuroscience. Toronto, Canada.
 

AWARDS AND HONOURS

    2007.       Best Vision Paper Award at CRV (Canadian Conference on Computer and Robot Vision)

    2004.       Best Paper Award at CRV (Canadian Conference on Computer and Robot Vision)

    1997.       Best Paper Award at CVPR (Siemens Outstanding Paper Award at
                the IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition.)

    1986.       University Scholar, McGill University.

    1985.       Faculty Scholar (Science), McConnell Award, McGill University.
 

GRANTS AND FELLOWSHIPS

    2016.        MITACS (N. Kunnath & Airy3D/Tandemlaunch)       $15,000

    2016-2021.  NSERC Individual Research Grant (Operating Grant)  $23,000 per year (5 yrs)

    2011-2016.  NSERC Individual Research Grant (Operating Grant)  $20,000 per year (5 yrs)

    2013.        MITACS (F. Mannan & Hololabs)       $15,000

    2010-2013.  FQRNT Team Grant (w/  F. Kingdom and C. Baker)       $42,000 per year (3 yrs)

    2006-2010.  NSERC Individual Research Grant (Operating Grant)  $23,000 per year (5 yrs)

    2005-2008.  FQRNT Team Grant (w/  S. Roy)       my share is $20,000 per year (3 yrs)

    2003-2005.  CFI  New Opportunities Grant (w/  T. Arbel)       my share is $176,000

    2001-2004   FCAR  Team Grant for New Researchers (w/ S. Roy)  my share is $15,000 per year (3 yrs)

    2001-2005.  NSERC Individual Research Grant (Operating Grant)  $23,000 per year (5 yrs)

    2000.       stipend from Max-Planck Society

    1999.       Alexander von Humboldt Research Fellowship.

    1996.       DAAD Research Grant for Recent PhDs

    1986-1991.  NSERC Postgraduate Scholarship.

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