Curriculum Vitae


Dr. Ivo Ihrke


room 1.07
building E 1.7
66123 Saarbrücken

Phone: +49 681 302 70 756

Date of birth: 22.12.1977

Educational background

since August 2012
Head of the Emmy-Noether Group Generalized Image Acquisition and Analysis at Saarland University

since May 2010
Associate Senior Researcher MPI Informatik

January 2010 - July 2012
Head of the Independent Research Group Generalized Image Acquisition and Analysis
in the Cluster of Excellence Multimodal Computing and Interaction

January 2008 - December 2009
PostDoc at the University of British Columbia
in the Imager Laboratory under supervision of Wolfgang Heidrich

May 2007 - December 2007
PostDoc at the Max-Planck-Institut fuer Informatik
in the Computer Graphics Group of Hans-Peter Seidel

February 2003 - May 2007
Dr. rer. nat. in Computer Graphics Max-Planck-Institut fuer Informatik
in the Graphics - Optics - Vision group of Marcus Magnor

September 2000 - June 2002
Master of Science in Scientific Computing
Royal Institute of Technology , Stockholm , Sweden

November 1998 - July 2000
Vordiplom Computer Science
University of Erlangen-Nürnberg

June 1997
Highschool degree, main subjects english and mathematics

Professional experience

October 2006 - November 2006
Research stay at University of British Columbia, Imager Lab, visiting Wolfgang Heidrich

March 2005 - June 2005
Internship at Microsoft Research Asia, supervised by Kyros Kutulakos

September 2001 - May 2002
Master thesis at the Centre for autonomous systems under supervision of Henrik Christensen
Digital elevation mapping using stereoscopic vision (C/C++/80x86 assembler programming)

April 2000
Siemens Medical Solutions , Erlangen
(Hardware testing, C programming)

Supervised Students


Art Tevs (co-supervised with Michael Wand, now PostDoc at Stanford University)
Matthias Hullin (now PostDoc at UBC)


Alkhazur Manakov (in progress, since 2011/01)
Ilya Reshetouski (in progress, since 2010/02)
Matthias Hullin (primary supervisor 2009/09 - 2010/12)
Gordon Wetzstein (co-supervised with Wolfgang Heidrich during 2008/01 - 2009/12)
Bradley Atcheson (co-supervised with Wolfgang Heidrich during 2008/01 - 2009/12)
Art Tevs (co-supervised with Michael Wand)

Diplomarbeit / Master Thesis

Markus Osthof (2011/04-2011/10)
Alexander Reuter (2011/04-2011/10)
Fabian Recktenwald (now PhD student at Universität Tübingen)
Sebastian Schuberth
Art Tevs (now PostDoc at Standford University)
Christian Morbach

Studienarbeit / Bachelor Thesis

Fabian Recktenwald

Program Chair


Program Committee

ICCV/ECCV 2011-2012
CVPR 2011-2013
ICCP 2011-2013
SIGGRAPH Asia Sketeches & Posters 2010-2011
BMVC 2012
3DIMPVT 2011-2012
PROCAMS 2011-2012
WSCG 2012
VMV 2012

Reviewer for

Grant Proposals



OSA Journal of the Optical Society of America (A), OSA Optics Express, OSA Applied Optics, OSA Optics Letters,
ACM Transactions on Graphics (TOG),
Springer International Journal of Computer Vision (IJCV),
IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (PAMI),
IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics (TVCG),
IEEE Transactions on Image Processing (TIP),
IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement (TIM)
Computer Graphics Forum (CGF)
IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications (CG&A),
Graphical Models,
The Visual Computer


ACM SIGGRAPH (2007-2012),
ACM SIGGRAPH Asia (2008-2012),
Eurographics (2005-2012)
IEEE CVPR (2010-2012)
ECCV/ICCV (2010-2012)
EUROGRAPHICS Symposium on Rendering (2007,2009),
EUROGRAPHICS/ACM Symposium on Geometry Processing (2011),
IEEE Visualization (2006), EuroVis (2008),
International Symposium on 3D Data Processing, Visualization and Transmission (2006,2010),
International Conference on Computer Graphics Theory and Applications (2006),
Pacific Graphics (2004, 2007, 2011),
International Conference on Image Processing (2005, 2006),
International Conference on Visual Information Engineering (2006),
IEEE International Conference on Multimedia and Expo (ICME) (2008,2009),
Winter School of Computer Graphics (2004),
Vision, Modeling, and Visualization (2003, 2005, 2007),
Vision, Video, and Graphics (2005)


Operating systems
Unix (Solaris, Sun-Os, Linux), DOS
Programming languages
C, C++, Matlab, Pascal, Scheme, Prolog, bash.


native language
fluently spoken, read and written
fluently spoken and read
Russian, Spanish, French


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