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Ken Hughes

Office: Anderson Hall 206
E-mail: khughes@pacific.edu
Phone: 209.946.3073

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Computer Engineering
209-946-2153
Anderson Hall 200
Lisa Johnston
Administrative Assistant
School of Engineering & Computer Science
3601 Pacific Avenue
Stockton, CA 95211
ljohnston@pacific.edu

Ken Hughes

Academic Background

B.S. in Computer Science, Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech)

M.S in Computer Science, U of South Florida

Ph.D. in Computer Science and Engineering, U of South Florida

Teaching Interests

  • Microprocessors and microcontrollers
  • Computer organization and architecture
  • Digital systems


Research Interests

  • Computer graphics
  • Iris biometrics


Selected Publications

K. Hughes and K. Bowyer.  "Detection of Contact-Lens-Based Iris Biometric Spoofs Using Stereo Imaging", 46th Hawaii International Conference on Biometrics Compendium, pp 1762-1772,  Jan 7-10, 2013.

E. Ortiz, R. Hasegawa, K. Bowyer, L. Stark, P. Flynn, and K. Hughes. "Synthetic Eye Images for Pupil Dilation Mitigation",  Biometrics: Theory, Applications and Systems (BTAS), 2012 IEEE Fifth International Conference on Biometrics Compendium, pp 339 - 345, Sept 23-27, 2012.

R. R. Murphy, A. Marzilli, K. Hughes, and E. Noll. "Integrating Explicit Path Planning with Reactive Control of Mobile Robots using Trulla'', Journal of Robotics and Autonomous Systems, 1999, Vol 27, pp 225-245.

R. R. Murphy, K. Hughes, and E. Noll. "An Explicit Path Planner to Facilitate Reactive Control and Terrain Preferences'', 1996 IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation, Vol. 3, pp. 2067-2072, April 22-28, 1996, Minneapolis, MN.

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