About

Career

current – Lead Graphics Engineer, Pixar Animation Studios. California, USA.
current – Co-founder, Beautypi (Shadertoy and Memix). California, USA.

Lead Engineer, SoMa Play Inc. California, USA.
Graphics Engineer, LucasArts. California, USA.
Visiting Researcher, University California Irvine. California, USA.
Graphics Engineer, Digital Legends Entertainment / FUNITEC La Salle. Barcelona, Spain.

Leadership

current – Chair, SIGGRAPH 2021. California, USA.
Program Chair, Virtual and Augmented Reality, SIGGRAPH 2018. California, USA.
Director, Computer Animation Festival, SIGGRAPH 2017. California, USA.
Program Chair, Real-Time Live!, SIGGRAPH 2016. California, USA. Video

Conferences/Articles/Presentations

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Honors and Awards

Honorary Mention – Ars Electronica STARTS Prize 2018. (link)
Juror – Computer Animation Festival. SIGGRAPH Asia 2018.
Juror – VR Village. SIGGRAPH 2016.
Juror – Immersive Realities (AR/VR) Contest. SIGGRAPH 2015.
Juror – Real-Time Live!. SIGGRAPH 2015.
Juror – Real-Time Live!. SIGGRAPH 2014.
Juror – Intel University Games Showcase. GDC 2014.

Education

University of Southern California. M.S. Computer Science.
Universitat Ramon Llull, La Salle. B.S. Multimedia Engineering.


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