Per Christensen,
Senior Developer, RenderMan Products


Per Christensen is a senior software developer in Pixar's RenderMan group. His main research interests are efficient ray tracing and global illumination in very complex scenes. He received an M.Sc. degree in electrical engineering from the Technical University of Denmark and a Ph.D. in computer science from the University of Washington. Prior to joining Pixar, he worked at ILM, Mental Images, and Square USA. He has received an Academy Award (c) for his contributions to point-based global illumination and ambient occlusion.

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