Kaan Akşit

Kaan Akşit received his B.S. degree in electrical engineering from Istanbul Technical University, Turkey in 2007, his M.Sc. degree in electrical power engineering from RWTH Aachen University, Germany in 2010, and his Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering at Koç University, Turkey in 2014. His research through PhD was focused on autostereoscopic displays.

In 2009, he joined visual experiences group at Philips Research, Eindhoven, the Netherlands, where his research interests included smell-o-vision devices, and optical medical sensing. In Spring 2013, he joined Disney Research, Zurich, Switzerland as an intern, where he worked at Visible Light Communication project.  Since July 2014, he is a Nvidian and he focuses on novel display technologies for augmented and virtual reality applications as a researcher.