Chris Varekamp

Senior Scientist, Philips Group Innovation, Research

Chris Varekamp obtained his MSc and Ph.D. degree from Wageningen University in The Netherlands. From 2001 till 2010 he worked as a senior scientist for Philips Research mainly focussing on the conversion of 2D to 3D video for the development of auto-stereoscopic displays. From 2010 till 2013 he worked as a senior scientist for Philips Consumer Lifestyle and later for TP Vision, a joint venture of Philips and TPV where he investigated computer vision algorithms for camera-based control. Since 2013 he is again employed as a senior scientist at Philips Research where he currently works on using depth technology for virtual and augmented reality applications.

My Sessions

Depth estimation, processing and rendering for dynamic six-degrees-of-freedom (6DoF) virtual reality

Room GH

In this talk I will discuss how a real-time depth-based processing chain can be built using our experience in stereo-to-depth conversion for autostereoscopic displays.

Develop Track