William T. Freeman Bio, Age, Family, Photos and Carrier

William T. Freeman is the Thomas and Gord Perkins Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science of Massachusetts Institute of Technology who is best known for work in computer vision.

Quick Facts
Birth place United States
Known for Computer Vision
Education Stanford University
Awards ACM Fellow
Scientific career
Fields Computer Vision
Institutions Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Doctoral advisor Edward Adelson
Doctoral students Katie Bouman
Website billf.mit.edu

Early life

William T. Freeman was born in  1957  in United States. His father was a professor and mother was a teacher, they encouraged him to full-fill his dreams.


William T. Freeman got his college degree in material science from Stanford University in 1979, and his Ph.D. from MIT in 1992.

Personal life

William T. Freeman is married and he has kids.

Research and Career

William T. Freeman worked at Mitsubishi Electric Research Labs before joining the workforce at MIT in 2001, where he is currently Thomas and Gerd Perkins Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science. He filled in as the Associate Department Head from 2011 to 2014.

Freeman’s exploration advantages incorporate AI connected to PC vision, Bayesian models of visual observation, and computational photography. He has likewise made research commitments on steerable channels and pyramids, introduction histograms, the nonexclusive perspective supposition, shading steadiness, PC vision for PC amusements, and conviction proliferation in systems with circles. He got extraordinary paper grants at PC vision or AI gatherings in 1997, 2006, 2009 and 2012, and trial of-time grants for papers from 1990 and 1995.

Awards and Distinctions

William T. Freeman  is an individual of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) and the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

***Facts About William T. Freeman***

  • Does he smoke?: No
  • Does he drink alcohol?: No
  • William T. Freeman was born and raised in United States.
  • Height?:                       5 feet 5 inch
  • Weight?:                      79 Kg
  • Hair Color?:               Black, brown
  • Eye Color?:                 Brown
  • Hobbies?:                   Researching, traveling, reading.
  • Favorite food?:         Pizza, Pasta, healthy food.
  • Favorite color?:       Blue, black, white and yellow.


Did you know…

  1. William T. Freeman became known in 1993.
  2. Also she has huge fan-base in Asia and Europe.
  3. Freeman awarded numerous prizes, fellowships, and honorary professorships.



Year Event
1957 He was born on  1957 in United States.
1979 He received degree in physics from Stanford University.
1992 He received a Ph.D. at MIT.
2011 He served as the Associate Department Head
2014 He received many award and prizes, his total award.


William T. Freeman Photos


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