Curriculum Vitae -- Biographical Data
Name: Godfried Theodore Toussaint Place and date of birth: Tremeloo (near Mechelen), Brabant, Belgium, July 31, 1944 Citizenship: Canadian, British, Belgian Languages spoken and written: English, Spanish, French Professor: School of Computer Science, McGill University, Montreal, since 1972. Researcher: The Centre for Interdisciplinary Research in Music Media and Technology, Schulich School of Music, McGill University, since February 2005.
Membership in Honorary Societies:
Ph.D., Electrical Engineering, University of British Columbia, 1972. Thesis: Feature Evaluation Criteria and Contextual Decoding Algorithms in Statistical Pattern Recognition. Supervisor: Robert W. Donaldson, External Examiner: Keinosuke Fukunaga. M.A.Sc., Electrical Engineering, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, B. C., 1970. Thesis: Machine Recognition of Independent and Contextually Constrained Contour-Traced Handprinted Characters. Supervisor: Robert W. Donaldson. B.Sc., Electrical Engineering, University of Tulsa, Tulsa, Oklahoma, U.S.A.,1968. Senior Thesis: Threshold Logic Network Synthesis.
New York Academy of Sciences Kappa Mu Epsilon, Mathematics Sigma Pi Sigma, Physics Tau Upsilon (Tau Beta Pi), Engineering, Charter Member Phi Gamma Kappa, Scholarship and Leadership
Papers in Refereed Journals: 155 Papers in Conference Proceedings: 156 Book Chapters and Other Publications: 17 Total number of publications: 328
Invited presentations at conferences: 67 Invited presentations at universities: 152 Invited presentations in industry: 8 Invited presentations in the community: 1 Invited presentations on TeleVision: 1 Total number of invited presentations: 229