Jan Kautz

Jan Kautz is Senior Director of Computer Vision and Machine Learning Research and leads the Visual Computing Research team at NVIDIA, working predominantly on computer vision problems (from low-level vision through geometric vision to high-level vision), as well as machine learning problems (including deep reinforcement learning, generative models, and efficient deep learning). Before joining NVIDIA in 2013, Jan was a tenured faculty member at University College London. He holds a BSc in Computer Science from University of Erlangen-Nürnberg (1999), an MMath from the University of Waterloo (1999), received his PhD from the Max-Planck-Institut für Informatik (2003), and worked as a post-doc at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (2003-2006).

Posts by Jan Kautz

Autonomous Vehicles

AI Co-Pilot: RNNs for Dynamic Facial Analysis

Recurrent neural networks (RNNs) for joint estimation and dynamic facial analysis in videos enable automatic NVIDIA AI Co-Pilot for drivers. 14 MIN READ