Eyal Ofek


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Dr. Eyal Ofek is a Principal Research Lead at Microsoft Virtual Earth, Redmond WA, Between 2004 and 2005 he was a Researcher and Project Lead at the Platforms and Devices Center, Microsoft Research Asia (MSRA) where he has worked since 2004. Eyal is also an affiliated member of the Visual Computing Group . 2004. Before joining Microsoft, Eyal was a member of many start-up companies (including 2 companies founded by him). His last position was managing the software R&D at 3DV Systems LTD, developing real time depth cameras and their applications for areas such as TV broadcasting, special effects and 3D environment reconstruction. Eyal's experience ranges between areas such as Photogrametry, vision, rendering and graphic editing. His research interests are mainly in Computer vision, IBR and rendering areas. He held a visiting lecture position at the school of computer science, Interdisciplinary Center, Herzelia, Israel. Eyal received his Ph.D. and M.Sc. from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel.

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Ofek, Eyal, Shilat, Erez, Rappoport, Ari, Werman, Michael (1997): Multiresolution Textures from Image Sequences. In IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications, 17 (2) pp. 18-29. http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/38.574667

Jiang, Hao, Ofek, Eyal, Moraveji, Neema, Shi, Yuanchun (2006): Direct pointer: direct manipulation for large-display interaction using handheld cameras. In: Proceedings of ACM CHI 2006 Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems , 2006, . pp. 1107-1110. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1124772.1124937

Cao, Xiang, Ofek, Eyal, Vronay, David (2005): Evaluation of alternative presentation control techniques. In: Proceedings of ACM CHI 2005 Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems , 2005, . pp. 1248-1251. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1056808.1056888

Li, Na, Moraveji, Neema, Kimura, Hiroaki, Ofek, Eyal (2006): Improving the experience of controlling avatars in camera-based games using physical input. In: Nahrstedt, Klara, Turk, Matthew, Rui, Yong, Klas, Wolfgang, Mayer-Patel, Ketan (eds.) Proceedings of the 14th ACM International Conference on Multimedia October 23-27, 2006, Santa Barbara, CA, USA. pp. 73-76. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1180639.1180663

Villar, Nicolas, Izadi, Shahram, Rosenfeld, Dan, Benko, Hrvoje, Helmes, John, Westhues, Jonathan, Hodges, Steve, Ofek, Eyal, Butler, Alex, Cao, Xiang, Chen, Billy (2009): Mouse 2.0: multi-touch meets the mouse. In: Proceedings of the ACM Symposium on User Interface Software and Technology , 2009, . pp. 33-42. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1622176.1622184

Chen, Billy, Neubert, Boris, Ofek, Eyal, Deussen, Oliver, Cohen, Michael F. (2009): Integrated videos and maps for driving directions. In: Proceedings of the ACM Symposium on User Interface Software and Technology , 2009, . pp. 223-232. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1622176.1622218

Chen, Billy, Ofek, Eyal, Shum, Heung-Yeung, Levoy, Marc (2005): Interactive deformation of light fields. In: Lastra, Anselmo, Olano, Marc, Luebke, David P., Pfister, Hanspeter (eds.) Proceedings of the 2005 Symposium on Interactive 3D Graphics, SI3D 2005, April 3-6, 2005, Washington, DC, USA , 2005, . pp. 139-146. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1053427.1053450