SCIEN and EE292E present " The Moon Camera"

Topic: 
The Moon Camera
Wednesday, October 14, 2020 - 4:30pm
Venue: 
Zoom: register to receive ID
Speaker: 
Professor William Freeman (MIT)
Abstract / Description: 

My attempts to photograph the Earth from space using the moon as a camera, and several computational imaging projects resulting from those attempts.

 

Bio:

William T. Freeman is the Thomas and Gerd Perkins Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EECS) at MIT, and a member of the Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL) there. He was the Associate Department Head of EECS from 2011 – 2014. Since 2015, he has been a research manager at Google Research in Cambridge, Massachusetts.