Rafał Mantiuk *
Rafał Mantiuk
Senior Lecturer
Computer Laboratory
University of Cambridge

Office address
University of Cambridge
Computer Laboratory
William Gates Building
15 JJ Thomson Avenue
Cambridge CB3 0FD
United Kingdom
office: +44 1223 763831
rafal [dot] mantiuk [at] cl [dot] cam [dot] ac [dot] uk

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Reserach interest

Applied visual perception; high dynamic range imaging; display algorithms; tone-mapping; video coding for new display technologies; image and video quality metric; visibility metrics; virtual reality and low-level perception; computational photography; computational displays; novel display technologies; colour; perception in computergraphics; novel image and video representations (beyond 2D); psychophysics; modeling visual perception with machine learning.


Senior Lecturer, University of Cambridge, Computer Laboratory, UK (from 2015)
Lecturer / Senior Lecturer, Bangor University, School of Computer Science, UK (2009-2015)
Postdoc Fellow, University of British Columbia, Canada (2008-2009)
Postdoc, Max-Planck-Institut for Computer Science, Germany (2007-2008)
Internship, Sharp Laboratories of America, Camas WA, USA (2006)
PhD (summa cum laude, Computer Science), Max-Planck-Institut for Computer Science, Germany (2006)
Msc (Computer Science), Technical University of Szczecin, Poland (2003)
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Recent projects

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Towards a quality metric for dense light fields

We investigate whether 2D quality metrics can predict the distortions that can be found in light field applications.

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Review of HDR video tone-mapping

The report contains a review of recent video tone mapping operators, oulining the most important trends and characteristics of the proposed methods.

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Luma HDRv: High dynamic range video codec

The Luma HDRv is a video codec based on VP9, which uses a perceptually motivated method to encode high dynamic range (HDR) video. Source code avauilable.

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Recent papers

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Awards and grants