University of Oulu MUM 2002 - First International Conference on Mobile and Ubiquitous Multimedia
  Prof. Steven K. Feiner, Columbia University, USA


Steven Feiner is a Professor of Computer Science at Columbia University, where he directs the Computer Graphics and User Interfaces Laboratory. He received a Ph.D. in Computer Science from Brown University in 1987.

His research interests include virtual environments and augmented reality, knowledge-based design of graphics and multimedia, information visualization, wearable computing, and hypermedia.

Prof. Feiner is coauthor of Computer Graphics: Principles and Practice (Addison-Wesley, 1990) and of Introduction to Computer Graphics (Addison-Wesley, 1993). He is an associate editor of ACM Transactions on Graphics, has served on the executive boards of the IEEE Computer Society Technical Committee on Visualization and Graphics, and the IEEE Computer Society Task Force on Human-Centered Information Systems, and is a member of the steering committees for the IEEE Symposium on Information Visualization, the IEEE and ACM International Symposium on Mixed and Augmented Reality, and the IEEE Computer Society Technical Committee on Wearable Information Systems.

Feiner is program co-chair for the 2003 IEEE International Symposium on Wearable Computers, and, over the past year, has been general chair of IEEE Information Visualization 2001, symposium co-chair of the 2001 IEEE and ACM International Symposium on Augmented Reality, and program co-chair of the 2001 International Symposium on Mixed Reality 2001.

In 1991 he received an Office of Naval Research Young Investigator Award.

Abstract of tutorial
Abstract of keynote

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