Dr. Karl Ricanek, Jr.,
Professor Computer Science
curriculum vita

Administrative Leadership

Interim Director of the Office of Innovation & Commercilization (uncw.edu/research/oic)

Director of Institute for Interdiscplinary Studies in Identity Science (uncw.edu/isis & faceaginggroup.com)

co-Director of the Consortium for Advanced Studies in Identity Sciences (casis.ncat.edu)


Research Spinout Companies

FaceMyAge, Lapetus Software Inc.
Facial Analytics, LLC

Face Aging, LLC

University Address
University of North Carolina Wilmington
Computer Science Dept, CIS Building Rm. 2042
Wilmington, NC 28403

voice: (910) 962-4261| fax: (910) 962-7457
email: ricanekk AT uncw DOT edu | facebook: ricanekk | skype: karl.ricanek | G+: ricanekk



 Office Hours:  Tuesday and Thursday 8:30 - 9:30 am and 3:15 - 4:15 pm, other times available upon request. Students may use Outlook to schedule appointments or email or call (x24261).


Current Courses

Fall 2013

Prior Courses

Spring 2013

Fall 2011

Spring 2011

Fall 2010

  Spring 2010 (CIS Building Computer Lab Hours: Sun - Thurs 7 - 10 pm)




Age estimation, Gender and Race Classification, Biometric Systems: Face Recognition, Ocular / Periocular, Iris, Forensic Face
Computer & Machine Vision (image recognition to precision metrology systems)
Machine Intelligence (neural networks, mean field annealing, evolutionary systems, etc.)


See www.faceaginggroup.com to learn more about my research, publications, and contracts in the Biometrics arena.




Computer Science Dept.