William Rucklidge is a Staff Software Engineer at Google, where he works on Project Sunroof. Since joining Google in 2006, he has worked on Google’s Book Search, Street View, and Maps 3D projects. He has been working on Sunroof since 2016, and is currently the lead engineer for the project.
He has previously worked at the Palo Alto Research Center (PARC) on document image compression, and was the editor of the JBIG2 ITU/ISO standard. He holds a PhD in Computer Science from Cornell University.