Researcher biography

A/Prof Eriksson is an Australian Research Council Future Fellow and at the School of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering, University of Queensland. He received his Masters of Science degree in Electrical Engineering in 2000 and his PhD in Mathematics in 2008 from Lund University, Sweden. His research areas include optimisation theory and numerical methods applied to the fields of computer vision and machine learning. In 2010 his work on robust low-rank matrix approximation won the best paper award at the 23rd IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, San Francisco, USA. In 2015 his joint paper on Consensus Maximisation recieved a best paper honorable mention prize at the 28th IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition in Boston, USA.

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