David Doermann.

David Doermann

Professor, SUNY Empire Innovation

Contact Information

113M Davis Hall

Buffalo, NY 14260-2500

Phone: (716) 645-1557

Email: doermann@buffalo.edu

Research Areas

Specialty/Research Focus

Document Image Understanding, Video Analysis, Pattern Recognition, Computer Vision, Media Forensics, Artificial Intellegence

Selected Awards

  • Award for Excellence, 2017: The Under Secretary of Defense (Acquisition, Technology and Logistics) for support to the CENTCOM Technology Tiger Team. Transition of key technology to deployed troops.
  • Results Matter, 2016: Presented to a Program Manager by the Director of DARPA for successful program development, implementation and transition that exemplifies the DARPA mission of preventing strategic surprise.
  • Fellow of the IEEE: for contributions to research and development of automatic analysis and processing of document page imagery 2014
  • Fellow of the IAPR: for contributions to the field of document image analysis and in recognition of service to the IAPR, 2014
  • Distinguished Visiting Fellowship, Royal Academy of Engineering: Practical systems for mass-digitization using cloud computing. University of Salford, Manchester UK, 2011-2013
  • Honorary Doctorate of Technology Sciences: University of Oulu for contributions to digital media processing and document analysis research, 2002.


  • PhD Computer Science, University of Maryland, College Park, 1993
  • MS Computer Science, University of Maryland, College Park, 1989
  • BS Computer Science/Mathematics, Bloomsburg University of PA, 1986