Marc Levoy

Marc Levoy is a Professor of Computer Science and Electrical Engineering at Stanford University.  He received degrees in Architecture from Cornell University in 1976 and 1978 and a PhD in Computer Science from the University of North Carolina in 1989.  In previous lives he worked on computer-assisted cartoon animation (1970s), volume rendering (1980s), and 3D scanning (1990s). His current interests include light field sensing and display, computational photography, and computational microscopy.  At Stanford he teaches computer graphics, photography, and the science of art.  Outside of academia, Levoy co-designed the Google book scanner and launched Google's Street View project. He is a NSF Presidential Young Investigator, 1996 winner of the SIGGRAPH Achievement award, and a fellow of the ACM.

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