IIT Kharagpur Alumnus Wins Technical Achievement Oscar
Tuesday, January 10, 2017, 1:26 PM
An IIT Kharagpur alumnus Parag Havaldar, has won the prestigious Technical Achievement Award (the Scientific & Technical Awards prize), popularly called the `Technical Achievement Oscar', awarded by the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences. Havaldar is honored for the development of expression-based facial performance-capture technology at Sony Pictures Imageworks. The award will be handed out on February 11th in Beverly Hills, California.