Exceptional Honors and Awards
Senior Research Fellowship
the Canada Council
the Arts (1985-87).
David Thomson Award for excellence
in Graduate Supervision and Teaching at McGill University, June 8, 2001.
Best-Paper-of-the-Year Award from the
Pattern Recognition Society for the manuscript: G.T.Toussaint,"
The use of context in pattern recognition," Pattern Recognition, Vol.
10, 1978, pp. 189-204.
Distinguished Service Award for "outstanding
contribution to research and education in Computational Geometry," CIPPRS,
May 1996, Award ceremony at banquet of Vision Interface `96 in Toronto.
Vice-Chancellor's Research Best-Practice Fellowship,
October 1995, University of Newcastle, Australia, 1995.
Editorial Service Award, Pattern Recognition
ASI Fellowship from the B.C. Advanced
Systems Institute (1988).
Outstanding Paper Certificate
awarded in 1980 by the Pattern Recognition Society for the manuscript:
G.T. Toussaint, "The relative neighborhood graph of a finite planar set,"
Recognition, Vol. 12, 1980, pp. 261-268.
Pioneer of Computing in Canada.
bestowed at CASCON Banquet in Toronto, October 19, 2005.