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Ray Jarvis

1987 - 1988

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Ray Jarvis graduated with a PhD in Electrical Engineering from the University of Western Australia in 1968. He worked for two years as a visiting professor at Purdue University, Indiana in the United States of America. Returning to Australia, he joined the Australian National University in Canberra where he helped establish the Department of Computer Science. Jarvis was Head of the Department of Electrical Engineering in 1987 and 1988. In 1987 he established the Intelligent Robotics Research Centre. He was elected as a Fellow of the Institution of Electrical and Electronic Engineers in 1992, and has been Deputy Chairman of the Research Grants Committee of the Australian Research Council. More recently he was Director of the Australian Research Council Centre for Perceptive and Intelligent Machines in Complex Environments. Today he is also Director of the Computer Vision and Robotics Lab in the Department of Electrical and Computer Systems Engineering.