Prof. Majid Mirmehdi has been elected as a Fellow of the International Association for Pattern Recognition (IAPR). This prestigious award is presented biannually to individuals who have made a substantial contribution to the Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition community.
Majid is an Associate Editor of the IET Computer Vision Journal and the Pattern Analysis and Applications Journal. He has been an active member of the British Machine Vision Association since 1999, and has also served as its Chairman (2005-2008). The award ceremony will take place at the IAPR flagship conference, the International Conference on Pattern Recognition (ICPR 2010), which will next be held in Istanbul (23-26 August 2010).