I am Research Scientist at Facebook Zurich.
We are hiring!
If you are interested in working on the future of AR/MR/VR/XR/*R, and you have outstanding skills in computer vision, graphics, machine learning, software engineering, design, prototyping, or any other relevant area, please contact me.
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RESEARCH SCIENTIST @ FACEBOOK
06/2017 - present
Technical lead for Mixed Reality at Facebook Zurich, working on shipping the future of AR/MR/VR/XR/*R.
RESEARCH SCIENTIST/MANAGER @ DISNEY RESEARCH
11/2009 - 05/2017
Head of the Imaging and Video group at Disney Research Zurich, performing research at the interface of computer vision, graphics, and machine learning. The technologies developed by my group have shipped in various Disney park attractions and movie productions including Soarin’ over California and Soarin’ around the World, Pirates of the Caribbean, Maleficent, Cinderella, Big Hero 6, and others.
PHD IN COMPUTER SCIENCE @ RWTH-AACHEN
Thesis: Shape Representations for Image-based Applications. Graduated Summa cum laude.
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PHASENET FOR VIDEO FRAME INTERPOLATION
Simone Meyer, Abdelaziz Djelouah, Brian McWilliams, Alexander Sorkine-Hornung, Markus Gross, Christopher Schroers
A FULLY PROGRESSIVE APPROACH TO SINGLE-IMAGE SUPER-RESOLUTION
Yifan Wang, Federico Perazzi, Brian McWilliams, Alexander Sorkine-Hornung, Olga Sorkine-Hornung, Christopher Schroers
LEARNING VIDEO OBJECT SEGMENTATION FROM STATIC IMAGES
Federico Perazzi, Anna Khoreva, Rodrigo Benenson, Bernt Schiele, Alexander Sorkine-Hornung