Computer Vision Powered by Heterogeneous System Architecture (HSA) by Dr. Harris Gasparakis, AMD, at the Embedded Vision Alliance Summit, May 2014.
Harris Gasparakis, Ph.D., is AMD’s OpenCV manager. In addition to enhancing OpenCV with OpenCL acceleration, he is engaged in AMD’s Computer Vision strategic planning, ISVs, and AMD Ventures engagements, including technical leadership and oversight in the AMD Gesture product line. He holds a Ph.D. in theoretical high energy physics from YITP at SUNYSB. He is credited with enabling real-time volumetric visualization and analysis in Radiology Information Systems (Terarecon), including the first commercially available virtual colonoscopy system (Vital Images). He was responsible for cutting edge medical technology (Biosense Webster, Stereotaxis, Boston Scientific), incorporating image and signal processing with AI and robotic control.