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educator , Industrial engineer

Alberto Sanfeliu, industrial engineer, educator. Achievements include patents for 4 Internat.Patents in Computer Vision applied to Quality Control of Textile Yarns and Garments; first to Bobbin Vision (automatic quality control machines for yarn bobbins); development of New algorithms and methods in Pattern Recognition and Computer Vision.

Background

Sanfeliu, Alberto was born on November 9, 1954 in Barcelona, Spain. Son of Federico Sanfeliu and Lucia Cortes.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineer (Electrical), Polytech. University Catalona, Barcelona, Spain, 1978. Doctor of Philosophy in Industrial Engineering, University Politech.Catalona, Barcelona, Spain, 1982.

Career

Assistant professor University Polytech. Catalona, Barcelona, 1979. Pre-doctoral fellowship Purdue University, West-Lafayette, Indiana, 1979—1981.

Assistant professor University Polytech. Catalona, Barcelona, 1982. Engineer researcher Instituto de Cibernetica (Spanish National Research Council), 1982—1983.

Associate professor University Polytech. Catalona, 1983—1984, professor, since 1984. Director Cognivision Research, Son of I., 2000—2002.

Director Cognivision Research, S.L., Barcelona, 1988—2002.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents for 4 Internat.Patents in Computer Vision applied to Quality Control of Textile Yarns and Garments. First to Bobbin Vision (automatic quality control machines for yarn bobbins). Development of New algorithms and methods in Pattern Recognition and Computer Vision.

Membership

Fellow: International Association for Pattern Recognition (chairman technical committee on structural and syntactic pattern recognition 1986-1990, Spanish representative governing board 1987—2002, Fellow 1994). Member: Spanish Association for Automatic Control, Spanish Association for Artificial Intelligence, Spanish Association for Pattern Recognition and Image Analysis (president 1984—2000).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Skiing, tennis.

Connections

Married Ana Puig-Pey.

father:
Federico Sanfeliu

mother:
Lucia Cortes

spouse:
Ana Puig-Pey.