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Anath Fischer

Anath Fischer
Professor
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Phone:
+972-77-8873260
Fax:
+972-77-8875711
Office: 213, DK

Education

  • 1985 - B.Sc., in Computer Science, Technion - I.I.T.
  • 1987 - M.Sc., in Technical Sciences (Mechanical Engineering), Technion - I.I.T.
  • 1992 - D.Sc., in Mechanical Engineering, Technion - I.I.T.

Research Interests

  • Feature-Based Systems
  • Multiresolution Meshing Methods
  • Computer Aided Geometrical Design Methods
  • Reverse Engineering & Rapid Prototyping
  • Mechanical Based Geometrical Models
  • Lifecycle Management

Guest Appointments

  • Post-Doctoral Associate, Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, CIMP Laboratory, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY (1992-1994)

Public Professional Activities

  • Associate Dean for Undergraduate Studies, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Technion (1/03-12/03)
  • Head, Technion Product Lifecycle Management Competency Center (PLMCC), cooperation between Technion, Dassault Systemes-France, IBM-Israel (1/02-present)
  • Coordinator of Undergraduate Studies, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Technion (1/02-12/03)
  • Head, Laboratory for Computer Graphics and CAD, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Technion (11/01-11/03)
  • Acting Associate Dean for Undergraduate Studies, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Technion (7/02-9/02)
  • Symposium Co-Chair, "Product Lifecycle Management Competency in the New Era", Technion, Israel, June 2002
  • Workshop Co-Chair, Program Committee, Bi-National Korea-Israel Conference on "Geometric Modeling Methods", Seoul, Korea, 10-12 October 2001
  • Conference Co-Chair, Program and Editorial Committees, Bi-National Korea-Israel Conference on "New Themes in Computerized Geometrical Modeling", Seoul, Korea, October 1999
  • Conference Co-Chair, Program and Editorial Committees, Bi-National Korea-Israel Conference on "New Themes in Computerized Geometrical Modeling", Tel Aviv and Haifa, Israel, 17-23 February 1998

Membership in Professional Societies

  • ASME
  • IEEE
  • ACM
  • Eurographics
  • ACM SIGGRAPH
  • IACCM
  • CIRP

Honors and Awards

  • M. Landau Award (1989)
  • Wolfson Scholarship (1992)
  • W.D.-J. Ullman Memorial Academic Lectureship in Manufacturing Systems and Robotics (1994-1995)
  • Gutwirth Fund for Promotion in Research (2003)
  • Alexander Goldberg Prize (2003)

  • FISCHER, A., "Multi-Level Models for Reverse Engineering and Rapid Prototyping in Remote CAD Systems", Comp. Aided Design J., Vol. 32, No. 1, 2000, pp. 27-38.
  • FISCHER, A., BAR-YOSEPH, P. "Adaptive Mesh Generation based on Multiresolution Quadtree Representation", International J. for Numerical Methods in Engineering (IJNME) No. 48, 2000, pp. 1571-1582.
  • FISCHER, A., BARHAK, J., "Parameterization and Reconstruction from 3D Scattered Points Based on Neural Network and PDE Techniques", IEEE Transactions on Visualization & Computer Graphics, Vol. 7, No.1, 2001, pp. 1-16.
  • GLOZMAN, D., SHOHAM, M., FISCHER, A., "A surface-matching technique for robot-assisted registration", Computer Aided Surgery Journal, Vol. 6, No. 5, 2001, pp. 259-269.
  • FISCHER, A., "Multi-Level of Detail Models for Reverse Engineering in Remote CAD Systems", Journal of Engineering with Computers, Vol. 18, No. 1, 2002, pp. 50-58.
  • KAGAN, P., FISCHER, A., BAR-YOSEPH, P., "Mechanical Based Design: Refinement of B-Spline Finite Elements", International J. for Numerical Methods in Engineering (IJNME), Vol. 57, No. 8, 2003, pp. 1145-1175.
  • AZERNIKOV, S., FISCHER, A., "Surface Reconstruction of Freeform Objects based on Multiresolution Volumetric Methods", Special Issue on Geometric Modeling and Computer graphics, in J. of Shape Modeling, Vol. 9, No. 2, pp. 177-190.
  • AZERNIKOV, S., FISCHER, A., "Surface Reconstruction of Freeform Objects based on a Multiresolution Volumetric Method", Special Issue on collaborative design, in Computer Aided Design J., October, 2003.
  • STEINER, D., FISCHER, A., "Explicit Representation of Object Holes in Topological and Cut Graphs", Special Issue on Geometric Modeling and Computer Graphics, in Visual Computer, September, 2003.
  • AZERNIKOV, S., MIROPOLSKY, A. FISCHER, A., "Surface Reconstruction of Freeform Objects from 3D Camera Data Based on Multiresolution Volumetric Method", ASME Transactions, Journal of Computing and Information Science in Engineering, 2003.