Disney Research

Paulo Gotardo received his BSc and MSc degrees in Informatics from Universidade Federal do Parana, Brazil, in 2000 and 2002, and his Ph.D. degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from The Ohio State University (OSU) in 2010. Prior to joining Disney Research, he was a graduate research associate with OSU’s Advanced Computing Center for the Arts and Design and, subsequently, a postdoctoral researcher with the Computational Biology and Cognitive Science Lab at OSU’s Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering. His research interests include machine vision and learning, with a focus on the 3D reconstruction and modeling of dynamic scenes, and human-computer interaction. During his graduate studies, he was a recipient of excellence fellowships from The Brazilian Ministry of Education and The Fulbright Committee.