Jeroen van Baar

Jeroen van Baar
  • Phone: 617-621-7523
  • Email: jeroen[at]merl[dot]com
  • Biography

    Jeroen came to MERL in 1997 as intern, and was subsequently hired as research associate. He temporarily left MERL to pursue a Ph.D. and returned early 2013. At MERL he has made contributions in the areas of computer graphics, computer vision and computational photography. His interests include 3D reconstruction, medical imaging, GP-GPU for computational photography and computer vision.

  • MERL Publications

    •  Seo, D., van Baar, J., "Deformable Registration with Discontinuity Preservation using Multi-Scale MRF", IGART (Image-Guided Adaptive Radiation Therapy) workshop, September 2014, pp. 37-44.
      BibTeX Download PDFRead TR2014-124
      • @inproceedings{Seo2014sep,
      • author = {Seo, D. and {van Baar}, J.},
      • title = {Deformable Registration with Discontinuity Preservation using Multi-Scale MRF},
      • booktitle = {IGART (Image-Guided Adaptive Radiation Therapy) workshop},
      • year = 2014,
      • pages = {37--44},
      • month = sep,
      • url = {http://www.merl.com/publications/TR2014-124}
      • }
    •  Ramesh Raskar, Jeroen van Baar, Paul Beardsley, Thomas Willwacher, Srinivas Rao, Clifton Forlines, "iLamps: Geometrically Aware and Self-configuring Projectors", ACM SIGGRAPH, ISBN: 1-59593-364-6, July 2006.
      BibTeX Download PDFRead TR2006-103
      • @inproceedings{Raskar2006jul5,
      • author = {Raskar, R. and {van Baar}, J. and Beardsley, P. and Willwacher, T. and Rao, S. and Forlines, C.},
      • title = {iLamps: Geometrically Aware and Self-configuring Projectors},
      • booktitle = {ACM SIGGRAPH},
      • year = 2006,
      • month = jul,
      • isbn = {1-59593-364-6},
      • url = {http://www.merl.com/publications/TR2006-103}
      • }
    •  Ramesh Raskar, Paul Beardsley, Jeroen van Baar, Yao Wang, Paul Dietz, Johnny Lee, Darren Leigh, Thomas Willwacher, "RFIG Lamps: Interacting with a Self-Describing World via Photosensing Wireless Tags and Projectors", ACM SIGGRAPH, ISBN: 1-59593-364-6, July 2006.
      BibTeX Download PDFRead TR2006-108
      • @inproceedings{Raskar2006jul4,
      • author = {Raskar, R. and Beardsley, P. and {van Baar}, J. and Wang, Y. and Dietz, P. and Lee, J. and Leigh, D. and Willwacher, T.},
      • title = {RFIG Lamps: Interacting with a Self-Describing World via Photosensing Wireless Tags and Projectors},
      • booktitle = {ACM SIGGRAPH},
      • year = 2006,
      • month = jul,
      • isbn = {1-59593-364-6},
      • url = {http://www.merl.com/publications/TR2006-108}
      • }
    •  Kushal, A., van Baar, J., Raskar, R., Beardsley, P., "A Handheld Projector Supported by Computer Vision" in Lecture Notes in Computer Science, DOI: 10.1007/11612704_19, ISBN: 978-3-540-31244-4, January 2006.
      BibTeX Download PDFRead TR2006-129
      • @incollection{Kushal2006jan,
      • author = {Kushal, A. and {van Baar}, J. and Raskar, R. and Beardsley, P.},
      • title = {A Handheld Projector Supported by Computer Vision},
      • booktitle = {Lecture Notes in Computer Science},
      • year = 2006,
      • month = jan,
      • doi = {10.1007/11612704_19},
      • isbn = {978-3-540-31244-4},
      • url = {http://www.merl.com/publications/TR2006-129}
      • }
    •  Ramesh Raskar, Paul Beardsley, Paul Dietz, Jeroen van Baar, "Tags are Coming: Exploiting Photosensing Wireless Tags for Assisting Geometric Procedures", Computer Vision for Interactive and Intelligent Environment (CVIIE), November 2005, pp. 145-150.
      BibTeX Download PDFRead TR2005-152
      • @inproceedings{Raskar2005nov,
      • author = {Raskar, R. and Beardsley, P. and Dietz, P. and {van Baar}, J.},
      • title = {Tags are Coming: Exploiting Photosensing Wireless Tags for Assisting Geometric Procedures},
      • booktitle = {Computer Vision for Interactive and Intelligent Environment (CVIIE)},
      • year = 2005,
      • pages = {145--150},
      • month = nov,
      • url = {http://www.merl.com/publications/TR2005-152}
      • }
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  • MERL Issued Patents

    • Title: "Motion-Based Text Input"
      Inventors: Beardsley, Paul A.; Van Baar, Jeroen
      Patent No.: 7,355,583
      Issue Date: Apr 8, 2008
    • Title: "System and Method for Mechanically Adjusting Projector Posewith Six Degrees of Freedom for Image Alignment"
      Inventors: Raskar, Ramesh N.; Van Baar, Jeroen
      Patent No.: 7,252,387
      Issue Date: Aug 7, 2007
    • Title: "Interactive Wireless Tag Location and Identification System"
      Inventors: Beardsley, Paul A.; Dietz, Paul H.; Raskar, Ramesh N.; Van Baar, Jeroen
      Patent No.: 7,154,395
      Issue Date: Dec 26, 2006
    • Title: "Projector-Camera System with Laser Pointers"
      Inventors: Beardsley, Paul A.; Raskar, Ramesh N.; Van Baar, Jeroen
      Patent No.: 7,137,707
      Issue Date: Nov 21, 2006
    • Title: "Self-Configurable Ad-Hoc Projector Cluster"
      Inventors: Beardsley, Paul A.; Raskar, Ramesh N.; Van Baar, Jeroen
      Patent No.: 6,834,965
      Issue Date: Dec 28, 2004
    • Title: "Geometrically Aware Projector"
      Inventors: Beardsley, Paul A.; Raskar, Ramesh N.; Van Baar, Jeroen
      Patent No.: 6,811,264
      Issue Date: Nov 2, 2004
    • Title: "Projecting Warped Images onto Curved Surfaces"
      Inventors: Rao, Srinivasa; Raskar, Ramesh N.; Van Baar, Jeroen; Willwacher, Thomas
      Patent No.: 6,793,350
      Issue Date: Sep 21, 2004
    • Title: "Method for Globally Aligning Multiple Projected Images"
      Inventors: Beardsley, Paul A.; Raskar, Ramesh N.; Van Baar, Jeroen
      Patent No.: 6,755,537
      Issue Date: Jun 29, 2004
    • Title: "Rendering Discrete Sample Points Projected to a Screen Space with a Continuous Resampling Filter"
      Inventors: Gross, Markus H.; Pfister, Hans Peter; Van Baar, Jeroen; Zwicker, Matthias B.
      Patent No.: 6,744,435
      Issue Date: Jun 1, 2004
    • Title: "Method for Determining a Largest Inscribed Rectangular Image within a Union of Projected QuadrilateralImages"
      Inventors: Raskar, Ramesh N.; Van Baar, Jeroen; Willwacher, Thomas
      Patent No.: 6,729,733
      Issue Date: May 4, 2004
    • Title: "Method and System for Displaying Images on Curved Surfaces"
      Inventors: Raskar, Ramesh N.; Van Baar, Jeroen; Willwacher, Thomas
      Patent No.: 6,715,888
      Issue Date: Apr 6, 2004
    • Title: "Rendering Pipeline for Surface Elements"
      Inventors: Gross, Markus H.; Pfister, Hans Peter; Van Baar, Jeroen; Zwicker, Matthias B.
      Patent No.: 6,583,787
      Issue Date: Jun 24, 2003
    • Title: "A Method for Generating Graphical Objects Represented as Surface Elements"
      Inventors: Oosterbaan, Collin E.; Pfister, Hans Peter; Van Baar, Jeroen
      Patent No.: 6,498,607
      Issue Date: Dec 24, 2002
    • Title: "Graphical Objects Represented as Surface Elements"
      Inventors: Oosterbaan, Collin E.; Pfister, Hans Peter; Van Baar, Jeroen
      Patent No.: 6,480,190
      Issue Date: Nov 12, 2002
    • Title: "Method for Rendering Graphical Objects Represented as Surface Elements"
      Inventors: Oosterbaan, Collin E.; Pfister, Hans Peter; Van Baar, Jeroen
      Patent No.: 6,448,968
      Issue Date: Sep 10, 2002
    • Title: "A Method for Modeling Graphical Objects Represented as Surface Elements"
      Inventors: Oosterbaan, Collin E.; Pfister, Hans Peter; Van Baar, Jeroen
      Patent No.: 6,396,496
      Issue Date: May 28, 2002
    • Title: "Method for Interactively Modeling Graphical Objects with Linked and Unlinked Surface Elements"
      Inventors: Oosterbaan, Collin E.; Pfister, Hans Peter; Van Baar, Jeroen
      Patent No.: 6,342,886
      Issue Date: Jan 29, 2002
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