Prof. Daniel Cohen-Or
I am a Professor at the Department of Computer Science. I received a B.Sc. cum laude in both Mathematics and Computer Science (1985), a M.Sc. cum laude in Computer Science (1986) from Ben-Gurion University, and a Ph.D. from the Department of Computer Science (1991) at State University of New York at Stony Brook.
My research interests are in Computer Graphics, Visual Computing and Geometric Modeling and including rendering and modeling techniques, Shape Analysis, Shape Creation and Editing, 3D Reconstruction, Photo Processing, compression and streaming techniques, visibility, point set representation, morphing and volume graphics.
was on the editorial board of several international journals including
CGF, IEEE TVCG, The Visual Computer and ACM TOG, and regularly
serve as a member of the program committees of international conferences.
Between 1996-8 I served as the Chairman of the
SIGGRAPH Chapter. I have a rich record of industrial collaboration.
In 1992—93, I developed a real-time flythrough with Tiltan Ltd. and IBM Israel for the Israeli Air
Force. During 1994--95 I worked on the development of a new parallel
architecture at Terra Ltd. In 1996--1997 I have been working with MedSim Ltd. on the development
of an ultrasound simulator. I am the inventor of RichFX, and Enbaya
technologies. I was the recipient of the Eurographics Outstanding
Technical Contributions award in 2005, ACM SIGGRAPH Computer
Graphics Achievement Award in 2018.
More importantly see some photographs of my family.