PAMI Azriel Rosenfeld Lifetime Achievement Award

The Azriel Rosenfeld Award, or Azriel Rosenfeld Lifetime Achievement Award was established at ICCV 2007 in Rio de Janeiro to honor outstanding researchers who are recognized as making significant contributions to the field of Computer Vision over longtime careers. This award is in memory of the late computer scientist and mathematician Prof. Azriel Rosenfeld.

Candidates are nominated by the community in a window preceding ICCV determined by the TCPAMI chair. If you have questions about submitting a nomination, contact the TCPAMI chair.

Winners are decided by a committee appointed by the TCPAMI Awards Committee.

Click here for the wikipedia article on this award.


  • 2021 – Ruzena Bajcsy

  • 2019 – Shimon Ullman

  • 2017 – Tomaso Poggio

  • 2015 – Olivier Faugeras

  • 2013 – Jan Koenderink

  • 2011 – Thomas Huang

  • 2009 – Berthold K.P. Horn

  • 2007 – Takeo Kanade