Academic and Teaching Staff

William Smith BSc, PhD (York)
Senior Lecturer


3D face capture, illumination and reflectance modelling, face processing, statistical shape modelling (particularly for directional data or data lying on non-Euclidian manifolds), psychology and neuropsychology of face perception, modelling craniofacial variation, omnidirectional imaging, shape-from-shading and photometric stereo.


BSc Computer Science, University of York, 2002
PhD Computer Science, University of York, 2007

Departmental and University Roles

  • Member of Departmental Research Committee
  • York International Foundation Programme Steering Commmittee


Contact details

Department of Computer Science
University of York
Deramore Lane
YO10 5GH

Phone: +44 (0)1904 325575

Office: CSE/141

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