Position: Professor in the Department of Computer Science
Research Area(s): Computer graphics; General purpose processing on graphics hardware
Background: Prof. Sander is a Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering of The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST). He specializes in Computer Graphics, with emphasis on geometry processing, real-time rendering, and graphics hardware.
Prof. Sander is a citizen of Niterói, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, and lived in Brasília for most of his early life. He went to college at Stony Brook University (1994-1998), and received his Masters and PhD degrees from Harvard University (1998-2003). Prior to joining HKUST, he was a senior member of the Application Research Group of ATI Research (2003-2006).