Personal Information

Position:    Senior Researcher
Apple Inc.
Past: Lecturer/Researcher
ETH Zurich
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Luca Ballan is a computer vision researcher interested in motion capture, 3D reconstruction, video-based rendering, image-based localization, and change detection. He is currently working as a senior researcher at ETH Zurich with Prof. Marc Pollefeys, focusing on 4D spatio-temporal modeling of real events. He received his Phd in Computer Engineering in 2009 from the University of Padua, working on estimating shape and motion of interacting people from videos. In 2005, he got his Master's degree (summa cum laude) in Computer Engineering from the same university working at the multimedia technology and telecommunications lab (LTTM).

Curriculum vitae [PDF]
PhD Thesis [PDF]
Grades [PDF]

3D Model of myself [MAX] [OBJ] [MTL] [TEX] [PLY]


       - Our joint camera and human pose estimation paper got accepted as oral at ACCV2014 link
       - Our "Never Get Lost Again" paper got accepted at ACCV2014 link
       - Wearable Sonar building instructions are now available link