Portrait of Eyal Ofek

Eyal Ofek

Principal Researcher


I am a principal researcher at the EPIC (Extended Perception Interaction and Cognition) team at Microsoft Research lab in Redmond, WA. My research interests include Augmented Reality (AR)/Virtual Reality (VR), Haptics, interactive projection mapping and computer vision for human-computer interaction.

Prior to joining Microsoft Research I obtained my Ph.D. at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and has founded a couple of companies in the area of computer graphics, including a successful drawing and photo editing application (Photon-Paint ) and developing the world first time-of-flight video cameras (ZCam).

For more Up-To-Date information, please see Eyal’s external homepage at: http://eyalofek.org/


Professional Activities

ACM Senior Member

Specialty Chief Editor of Frontiers in Virtual Reality, for the area of Haptics.

Assoc. Editor of Frontiers in Virtual Reality.

Assoc. Editor of IEEE Computer Graphics and Application (CG&A), co-chaired the 19th ACM SIGSPATIAL 2011, and on program committee for several leading conferences.

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