| Gershon Elber
Gershon Elber is a professor in the Computer Science department, Technion, Israel, and co-founder of its Center for Graphics and Geometric Computing (CGGC). His research interests span computer aided geometric design and computer graphics. Prof. Elber received a B.Sc. in computer engineering and an M.Sc. in computer science from the Technion in 1986 and 1987, respectively, and a Ph.D. in computer science from the University of Utah, USA, in 1992.
Prof. Elber has consulted to the international computer
graphics and geometric modeling industry for the last 15 years, including industry leaders such as Israel Aircraft Industries, Hewlett-Packard, Boeing, and Samsung. Prof. Elber co-founded GeomCore
- a company that specialized in compressed transmission of freeform geometry, Revolver3D
- a company that handles 3D graphics in 2D Flash environments and Mosaic4u
- a company that creates stone-based, tangible mosaics from images.
Prof. Elber is a recognized expert in the area of geometric modeling and serves on the editorial board of leading international professional journals in the area as well as in many international conference program committees. He has published over 100 papers in international conferences and journals and is
a co-author of "Geometric Modeling with Splines - An Introduction".