Dr. Michael S. Lew
I am currently the Co-Director of the LIACS Media Lab (LML), an associate professor in computer science, and a Leiden University Fellow. My research interests are in interactive video, computer vision, and also retrieval of multimedia information from distributed collections.

Recent Activities

  • Co-Director of the LIACS Media Lab
  • Chairman of the Session on Object-Based Retrieval at the IEEE Multimedia Systems Conference 1999
  • Research Partner/Investigator for European IST/ ESPRIT grant on Novel Shape Description Techniques, 2000-2001
  • Principal Investigator for Netherlands NSF grant on Relevance Feedback for Content Based Retrieval, 1999-2003
  • Principal Investigator for Philips Research grant on Multimedia Search, 1997-2001
  • Editor of Springer book, "Principles of Visual Information Retrieval,"
Contact information
  • Telephone: 31-71-527-7034 (or -7077)
  • Fax: 31-71-527-6985
  • Email Address:mlew@liacs.nl

  • Postal Address:

  • Leiden Institute of Advanced Computer Science
  • Leiden University
  • Niels Bohrweg 1
  • 2333 CA Leiden
  • The Netherlands

Media Lab Overview
LIACS Homepage
MM Conf
ACM Multimedia
Science Direct
IEEE Library
LIACS Publications
ACM Digital Library