Computer Science Department,
Brigham Young University
Provo UT 84602-6576
Dr. Mark Clement received his PhD in Computer Science from Oregon State University in 1994. His BS and MS degrees in Electrical Engineering are from Brigham Young University. He also was a founder for ICON, a startup company which produced disk servers and database machines. He also worked for Digital Equipment Corporation and Intel as a software engineer. He currently manages the Family History Technology Laboratory (
and is interested in developing applications to lower the entry barrier to family history.
Deep learning for handwriting recognition in historical documents
Application to help users explore their family history
Ways to help people with limited vision to participate in family history research.