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George Mason University

Zoran Duric

Assoociate Professor, Computer Science

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  • 703-993-1717 (office)
  • Nguyen Engineering Building, 4443
    4400 University Drive, MS 4A5
    Fairfax, VA 22030

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Zoran Duric has published over 80 technical papers and developed techniques on various topics including computer vision, information hiding, and video processing. Most recently, the focus of his research has been the study and simulation of human movement. His research leadership and participation in the George Mason University Autonomous Robotics Laboratory has added new dimension to human simulated autonomous movement and machine learning. He is an Area Editor of the Pattern Recognition Journal and a member of the Editorial Board of the IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transportation Systems.

Zoran Duric received his MS in Electrical Engineering from the University of Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina in 1986. From 1982 to 1989, Duric was a Member of the Research Staff at the Division for Vision and Robotics, Energoinvest Institute for Control and Computer Science, in Sarajevo. He was also affiliated with the Electrical Engineering Department of the University of Sarajevo. Duric earned his Ph.D. in Computer Science from the University of Maryland at College Park in 1995. He joined the Mason Faculty in the fall of 1997.


PhD, Computer Science, University of Maryland, College Park (1995)

MS, Electrical Engineering, University of Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina (1986)

BS, Electrical Engineering, University of Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina (1982)

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Faculty Rank: Associate Professor

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2012 - 2013 : Innovation House Rapid Development Project. Funded by Strategic Analysis Inc.

2010 - 2011 : Pilot Study to Assess the Application of Haptic Technology to Functional Improvement in Persons with Mild and Moderate Traumatic Brain Injury. Funded by Henry Jackson Foundation.

2008 - 2009 : Ascend DARPA FBIMR. Funded by Ascend Intel, LLC.

Research Interests

Artificial Intelligence, Computer Vision, Robotics, Assistive Technology, Image and Video Processing, Information Hiding