Victor Ostromoukhov

Professor (PR1)
Presently: Université de Lyon 1, CNRS-LIRIS, presently on sabbatical leave at Stanford University
Formerly: Université de Montréal, DIRO
Contact information
Victor Ostromoukhov is a professor at Université de Lyon 1/CNRS. He graduated from Phys-Tech (MIPT, Moscow, 1980). He then spent several years with prominent European and American industrial companies (SG2, Paris; Olivetti, Paris and Milan; Canon Information Systems, Cupertino, CA) as a research scientist and/or computer engineer. He received his PhD in Computer Science from Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (EPFL, Lausanne, 1995), where he then continued to work as a lecturer and senior researcher. He was an invited professor at University of Washington (Seattle, 1997), at iMAGIS/INRIA (Grenoble, 2002), at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem (2016) and at Stanford University (2017). He spent a year as research scientist at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, in 1999-2000. He has been an Associate Professor at Université de Montréal, from 2000 to 2009. He has been appointed as Full Professor at Université de Lyon 1, since September 2009, In 2010, he received a Distinguished Chair from French National Research Agency (Chaire d'Excellence ANR).
Curriculum Vitae
Research interests: Computer Graphics, Mote Carlo and Quasi-Monte Carlo Methods, Sampling, Number Theory, Low-Discrepancy Sequences, Photorealistic and Nonphotorealistic Rendering, Tilings and Patterns, Space-Filling Curves, Digital Halftoning, Color Science, Perception and Visual Cues.
Recent publications: Abstracts & PDFs, list


In some official documents, my name is spelled as Ostromooukhov. In Russian, my name is spelled as Виктор Остромоухов
Last updated on May 1, 2017