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Prof. Dr. Christian Theobalt

Head of research group Graphics, Vision & Video at MPII
Professor of Computer Science - Saarland University

Former affiliation: Visiting assistant professor, Stanford University

Our research group is also affiliated with the Max-Planck-Center for Visual Computing (MPI / Stanford)
I am also a member of the steering committee and a primary investigator at the Intel Visual Compting Institute, Saarbruecken.

I have open positions for PhD students and postdocs. I also offer bachelor and master theses.



Mailing Address: MPI Informatik
Campus E 1.4 - Office 228,
66123 Saarbruecken
Germany
Email: theobalt [at] mpii dot de
Phone: +49 (0)681 9325-4028
Fax: +49 (0)681 9325-4099
URL: My Stanford Homepage (no longer updated)

Research Interests


  • Free-viewpoint and 3D Video
  • Marker-less Optical Motion Capture
  • 3D Image Analysis and Synthesis
  • Image-based Rendering
  • Virtual and Augmented Reality
  • Time-of-Flight Imaging

  • Dynamic Scene Reconstruction
  • 3D Computer Vision
  • Physically-based Rendering
  • Interaction
  • Machine Learning for Vision / Graphics

Spotlight News and Selected Projects


can be found on our group website.