B.S. Manjunath

Director, Center for Bio-image Informatics
Vice Chair and Undergraduate Program Director
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
University of California
Santa Barbara, CA 93106-9560

manj [at] ece [dot] ucsb [dot] edu
(805) 893 7112
(805) 893 3262



  • Winter 2011, ECE 278A, Topics in Image Processing (graduate)
  • Fall 2010, ECE178, Introduction to Image Processing (undergraduate)
  • Spring 2010, ECE281B, Advanced Topics in Computer Vision (graduate)
  • Winter 2010, ECE181B, Introduction to Computer Vision (undergraduate)
  • Fall 2010, ECE178, Introduction to Image Processing (undergraduate)


Manjunath directs the NSF/ITR funded Bio-Image Informatics Center and was the Principal Investigator for the NSF/IGERT program on Interactive Digital Multimedia. He has published about 250 articles in various journals and peer reviewed conferences and his publications have been cited extensively.

Past: Director, Interactive Digital Multimedia (IGERT program)

Links to: Publications, Grants and Contracts (Last 5 Years)

Center for Bio-Image Informatics Vision Research Lab
Tim Robinson
tim [at] ece [dot] ucsb [dot] edu
(805) 893 3510
Room 4162,
Harold Frank Hall (aka Engineering I)
(805) 893 5682

Research Interests: Image/video analysis (including texture and shape analysis, segmentation, registration), multimedia databases and data mining (feature extraction, content based access, high dimensional indexing and similarity search), steganography (data hiding in images and video, and their detection), and signal/image processing for bio-informatics.

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