Bedrich Benes (4051)

Organization: Purdue University
Address: 1419 Knoy Hall, Purdue University West Lafayette 47907
47906 West Lafayette
Country: USA
Bedrich is George McNelly Professor of Technology and Professor of Computer Science at Purdue University, USA

Research Interests
Dr. Benes works in generative methods for geometry synthesis, and his main focus is in procedural, inverse procedural modeling, simulation of natural phenomena, and additive manufacturing. He has published over 140 research papers in the field and he has been sponsored by the National Science Foundation, NASA, Adobe Research, Intel, Siemens, Samsung, Department of Energy, and Ford Inc., among others. Bedrich is Purdue University faculty scholar, and a director of the High Performance Computer Graphics Laboratory. He was papers co-chair of Eurographics 2017 and he is co-editor of chief of Computer Graphics Forum.

Ph.D. Computer Science, Czech Technical University in Prague, 1998.
M.S. Computer Science, Czech Technical University in Prague, 1991.

Awards and Honors
Named professor
Senior Member of IEEE.
Senior Member of ACM.
Full papers chair Eurographics 2017.
Best paper awards (3x).
Outstanding Award in Discovery Purdue University (2x).
Purdue University Faculty Scholar.
Early Faculty Discovery Award Purdue University.

Full papers chair of Eurographics 2017.
Member of 7 Journal Editorial Boards including Editor in Chief of Computer Graphics Forum (Willey), Associate Editor of in Silico Plants (Oxford Academic), Associate Editor of Computer Graphics Forum (Willey), Associate Editor of Computers & Graphics (Elsevier), Associate Editor of Computer Animation and Virtual Worlds (Wiley), and Associate Editor of IEEE Computer Graphics Applications.

Program Committe Member of 13x conferences including Siggraph, Siggraph Asia, Interna- tional Conference on Geometric Modeling and Processing, Symposium on Geometry Process- ing, Workshop on Procedural Content Generation in Games, Extreme Science and Engineering Discovery Environment (XSEDE), Computer Graphics International (CGI), Eurographics, and Eurographics Workshop on Natural Phenomena.

Reviewer for 20x journals including Journal of Microscopy, Digital Applications in Archaeology and Cultural Heritage, Plos One, Shape Modeling International, Computer Aided Design, ACM Cultural Heritage, Additive Manufacturing, IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics, ACM Journal of Computing and Cultural Heritage, International Journal of Compu- tational Fluid Dynamics, IEEE Computer Graphics & Applications, Journal of Plant Physiol- ogy, Journal of Virtual Reality and Broadcasting, Journal of Pattern Recognition, Journal of Computer Graphics and Virtual Worlds, ACM Transactions on Graphics, Computer Graphics Forum, and Computer Graphics and Visualization.