David Duce (153)

Organization: Department of Computing and Communication Technologies Oxford
Address: Oxford Brookes University Wheatley Campus
Country: UK
Telephone: +44-1865-484528
Fax: +44-1865-484545
Email: daduce@brookes.ac.uk

David Duce is a retired Professor in Computer Science in the Department of Computing and Communication Technologies at Oxford Brookes University. He has been involved in computer graphics since 1975. He was one of the editors of the ISO/IEC standard for computer graphics, the Graphical Kernel System (GKS). He is co-author of books on GKS, PHIGS and Graphics Standards and was also involved in the development of the Computer Graphics Reference Model and Presentation Environments for Multi-media Objects (PREMO). Research projects have focused on distributed cooperative visualisation, web-based visualisation and applications of formal methods to computer graphics and human-computer interaction. Most recently he was co-editor for PNG within ISO/IEC (published in 2004). In retirement, his current research concerns with web graphics and applications of visualisation in personal health management and understanding university data.

He served on the computer science panel in the UK Research Assessment Exercises in 1996 and 2001 and was elected to the Committee of the Council of Professors and Heads of Computing (CPHC) in April 2012 and served as secretary until April 2015.

He was an elected member of the Eurographics Executive Committee from 1983 to 1999 and from 2007, was treasurer from 1990 to 1998 and Vice-Chairman in the early 1980s, Chairman from 2007-2008, Secretary until 2015 and Chairman of the Fellows from 2002 to 2012. He was co-chairman of the Eurographics conference for EG '98, 2000 and 2003. He is currently Treasurer of Eurographics.