May 4, 2018
Antony Liu, President and CEO of Blue Ocean Capital Group, walked into Columbia University’s Artificial Intelligence Laboratory today, and met with Professor Steven K. Feiner, discussing the development, and applications of Human-Computer Interaction, such as, Augmented Reality (AR), and Virtual Reality.
Professor Feiner is coauthor of, Computer Graphics: Principles and Practice and an academic work called, Introduction to Computer Graphics, and received an ONR Young Investigator Award for his outstanding work. He is also an IEEE Fellow, and a member of the CHI Academy, and is the recipient of the ACM SIGCHI 2018 Lifetime Research Award, the IEEE ISMAR 2017 Career Impact Award, and the IEEE VGTC 2014 Virtual Reality Career Award. Together with his students, he won the ISWC 2017 Early Innovator Award, the ACM UIST 2010 Lasting Impact Award, and best paper awards at ACM UIST, ACM CHI, ACM VRST, IEEE ISMAR, and IEEE 3DUI. His lab created the first outdoor mobile augmented reality system using a see-through display and GPS in 1996, and has pioneered experimental applications of augmented reality to fields as diverse as tourism, journalism, archaeology, maintenance, architecture, and medicine.