Radu Bogdan RusuUSA
Radu B. Rusu is the President and CEO of Open Perception, Inc and a Visiting Lecturer at Stanford University. He is also the original founder, developer, and now maintainer of the worldwide renowned Point Cloud Library (PCL) open source project.
Eddie is a Software Team Leader at Primesense, and one of the primary brains behind OpenNI. He received his B.Sc., Physics & Computer Science from Bar-Ilan University.
Tomoto Shimizu WashioJapan
Tomoto is an Architect, a UI designer, and a mentor. Creator of award-winning motion AR applications including Ultra Seven and Kamehameha, his insights and contributions made him a key figure of the OpenNI community.
Matt Bell started the well known 3D Vision and Kinect Hacking meetup in San Francisco. He is also the founder of Matterport, a company that combines Primesense hardware and its own software to let users turn reality into 3D models.
Eray Berger is the founder and CEO of SigmaRD and a veteran OpenNI developer. He has been an entrepreneur and a technical lead for over ten years. His main focus is on computer graphics and computer vision areas.
Robert Wang is a Founder at 3Gear Systems which builds finger-precise hand-tracking software and gestural interaction systems using depth cameras. Robert received his Ph.D. in EECS from MIT.
OpenNI Pioneering Members
OpenNI is made up of a vivid ecosystem of members, some of which have helped evolve Natural Interaction applications to what they have become. Check out their worthwhile pioneering activity and developments.
|PrimeSense, industry leader in Natural Interaction & 3D Sensing|
|Willow Garage, experts in personal robotics applications|
|Open Perception, nonprofit, makers of the Point Cloud Library (PCL)|
|ASUS, hardware manufacturer for full body motion apps and games|
|Side-Kick, a leading production house for motion control games|
As an emerging technology, 3D sensing and Natural Interaction technology is guided by advisors whose exceptional knowledge of the OpenNI platform enable it to continually advance, improve and mature.