Vitomir Štruc

jstassoc. prof. Vitomir Štruc, PhD
Research fellow

Laboratory of Artificial Perception, Systems and Cybernetics (LUKS)
Faculty of Electrical Engineering, University of Ljubljana
Tržaška cesta 25
Si-1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia

Tel.: +386 1 4768 839
Fax.: +386 1 4768 316
E-mail: vitomir(dot)struc(at)fe(dot).uni-lj(dot)si
Consulting hours: Thursdays at 14:00 (room BN204)

My CV in PDF format


Education

BSc Degree (2005) – University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Slovenia (electrical engineering)
PhD degree (2010) –  University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Slovenia (electrical engineering)


Research interests

  • computer vision
  • biometrics
  • (3D) face, ear, speaker recognition
  • facial expression recognition
  • face detection and landmark localization
  • speech technologies

Membership


Work experience

  • 2017 – present: Associate professor, Faculty of electrical engineering, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia
  • 2013 –  2017: Assistant professor, Faculty of electrical engineering, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia
  • 2015 (summer) – Guest Assistant professor at CSE department, University of Notre Dame, USA
  • 2012 – 2013: Postdoc, Faculty of electrical engineering, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia
  • 2010 – 2013: Teaching assistant, Faculty of electrical engineering, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia
  • 2010 – 2011: Senior software developer – Alpineon Ltd., Slovenia
  • 2006 – 2010: Junior researcher – LUKS, Faculty of electrical engineering, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia

Recent organizational activities


Biosketch

Vitomir Struc is an Associate Professor at the Faculty of Electrical Engineering at the University of Ljubljana Slovenia. He was a guest Assistant Professor at the Computer Science and Engineering Department at the University of Notre Dame during the summer of 2015. Vitomir received his PhD degree in electrical engineering from the University of Ljubljana in 2010, for which he was awarded the 2011 Vodovnik award, and is the recipient of the “2015 young researcher award” of the University of Ljubljana. Vitomir participated in several national and EU funded R&D projects and authored (or co-authored) more than 100 research papers for leading international peer reviewed journal and conferences related to different areas of computer vision, image processing, pattern recognition, and biometrics. Vitomir has served on the organizing committees of several workshops and conferences and is currently a workshop&tutorial co-chair for IEEE FG 2018, a competition co-chair for IEEE/IAPR IJCB 2017, a progam co-chair for ISPA 2017, co-organizer of the 2017 Biometrics in the Wild workshop (BWild 2017) and the finance chair for IEEE FG 2019. Vitomir is a member of the editorial board of IET Biometrics, served as a guest editor for Image and Vision Computing for the special issue on “The Best of FG 2015” and is currently acting as a guest editor for the Image and Vision Computing special issue on “Biometrics in the Wild”. He is a member of the IEEE, IAPR, the national contact point for the European Association for Biometrics (EAB) and the former vice-president, former treasurer and current president of the Slovenian Pattern Recognition Society (branch of IAPR).