Bedrich Benes is the George McNelly Professor of Technology and Professor of Computer Science at Purdue University. He received his PhD from Czech Technical University in Prague in 1998. Bedrich was papers co-chair of Eurogaphics 2017 and he was a Program Committe Member of 13x conferences including Siggraph, Siggraph Asia, International Conference on Geometric Modeling and Processing, Symposium on Geometry Processing, Workshop on Procedural Content Generation in Games, Extreme Science and Engineering Discovery Environment (XSEDE), Computer Graphics International (CGI), Eurographics, and Eurographics Workshop on Natural Phenomena.
Bedrich is a senior member of ACM and IEEE. He is a member of seven Journal Editorial Boards including Editor in Chief of Computer Graphics Forum (Willey), Associate Editor of in Silico Plants (Oxford Academic), Associate Editor of Computer Graphics Forum (Willey), Associate Editor of Computers & Graphics (Elsevier), Associate Editor of Computer Animation and Virtual Worlds (Wiley), and Associate Editor of IEEE Computer Graphics Applications.
Dr. Benes works in generative methods for geometry synthesis, and his main focus is in procedural, inverse procedural modeling, simulation of natural phenomena, and additive manufacturing. He has published over 150 research papers in the field and he has been sponsored by the National Science Foundation, NASA, Adobe Research, Intel, Siemens, Samsung, Department of Energy, and Ford Inc., among others. Bedrich is Purdue University faculty scholar, and a director of the High Performance Computer Graphics Laboratory.
Office: Knoy Hall of Technology Room 349
Address: 401 N. Grant Street, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907-2107
Email: bbenes [at] purdue.edu
Phone: (765) 496-2954