Yael Pritch Knaan


Artificial Intelligence, All

Senior Staff Software Engineer at Google

Yael Pritch Knaan - Yael Pritch Knaan received a PhD in Computer Science from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, and her Post doc in Disney Research Zurich. Her research is in the area of computational photography for videos and images. She co-founded two startup companies: One in panoramic stereo imaging (HumanEyes) and another on summarization of surveillance video (BriefCam). She joined Google X in 2013 and now she's part of Google AI/Perception where she leads a research team developing computational photography / machine learning technologies for Google Mobile Cameras, Google Photos and other Google products.