Derek W Hoiem
Derek W Hoiem
Professor
(217) 333-0806
3312 Siebel Center for Comp Sci

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Academic Positions

  • Professor, Department of Computer Science, UIUC, 2021 to present

Research Interests

  • Computer Vision, Object Recognition, Scene Understanding, Graphics

Research Areas

Honors

  • University Scholar (2022)
  • Dean's Award for Excellence in Research, Asssociate Professor (2021)
  • Campus Distinguished Promotion Award (2015)
  • CW Gear Junior Faculty Award (2014)
  • IEEE PAMI Young Researcher Award (2014)
  • Dean's Award for Excellence in Research, Assistant Professor (2014)
  • Sloan Research Fellowship (2013)
  • NSF CAREER Award (2011)

Teaching Honors

  • List of Teachers Ranked as Excellent (Fall 2021)
  • List of Teachers Ranked as Excellent (Spring 2020)
  • List of Teachers Ranked as Excellent (Fall 2017)
  • List of Teachers Ranked as Excellent (Spring 2017)
  • List of Teachers Ranked as Excellent (Spring 2015)
  • List of Teachers Ranked as Excellent (Fall 2014)
  • List of Teachers Rated Excellent (Fall 2013)
  • List of Teachers Rated Excellent (Spring 2012)
  • List of Teachers Rated Excellent (Fall 2011)
  • List of Teachers Rated Excellent (Spring 2011)
  • List of Teachers Rated Excellent (Fall 2010)

Research Honors

  • Koendrink Prize (2022)
  • Dean's Award for Excellence in Research, Associate Professor (2021)
  • Best Paper Award: IEEE Winter Conference on Applications in Computer Vision (WACV)(2015)
  • IEEE PAMI Young Researcher Award (2014)
  • Dean's Award for Excellence in Research, Assistant Professor (2014)
  • Sloan Research Fellowship (2013)
  • Intel Early Career Faculty Honor Program Award (2012)
  • NSF CAREER Award (2011)
  • ACM Doctoral Dissertation Award, Honorable Mention, 2008. (runner-up for best dissertation in computer science, internationally)
  • Carnegie Mellon University SCS Distinguished Dissertation Award, 2008 (best dissertation in computer science at CMU)
  • Best Paper Award: IEEE Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR) (2006)

Recent Courses Taught

  • CS 441 - Applied Machine Learning
  • CS 445 - Computational Photography
  • CS 598 DWH - 3D Vision
  • ECE 549 (CS 543) - Computer Vision