Rafał Mantiuk *
Rafał Mantiuk
Senior Lecturer
Department of Computer Science and Technology
The 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 computer graphics; 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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HDR image reconstruction from a single exposure using deep CNNs

Saturated pixels are reconstructed from a single low-dynamic range exposure with the help of a deep convolutional neural network.

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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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Recent papers

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Awards and grants

My contribution to the organization of research networks and conferences can be found here.