First Prize: Individual Student Project. December 1961.
Southern Africa Association for the Advancement of Science (S2A3).
& Scholarship: Best non-mining Student. University of the Witwatersrand. December 1965.
Chamber of Mines of South Africa.
September 1989. Prize for Pioneering Work leading to Practical Vision Systems.
Rank Prize Funds.
. August 1990. In recognition of significant contributions to the field of AI.
American Association for Artificial Intelligence.
Elected to the
National Academy of Engineering.
February 2002. For contributions to computer vision, including the recovery of three-dimensional geometry from image intensities.
Azriel Rosenfeld Lifetime Achievement Award
(IEEE Computer Society) September 2009. For pioneering work on early vision including optical flow and shape from shading.
Berthold K.P. Horn