Welcome to my Private Little Cyberspace

After growing up in the small town of Maissau in Lower Austria, I got a degree in electrical engineering/communications engineering at the Technische Universität Wien (Vienna), Austria. Then I went on to do my Ph.D. at the Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland.

Currently, I am Distinguished Scientist and Director of the Video & Analytics Program at the Advanced Digital Sciences Center (ADSC), the Singapore-based research center of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC), set up with funding from Singapore's Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR) and National Research Foundation (NRF), where I lead the Vision & Interaction Group (vintage).
I also have these additional roles:

On these pages, which I've been maintaining since 1996, you can find out more about my research and publications, a collection of my favorite quotations and web humor, as well as games.

You can also find me on these other sites: Linkedin Xing Mendeley Mendeley ResearcherID ResearchGate