Ryan A. Pavlik

Ryan A. Pavlik earned his BS in computer science and math at St. Norbert College, and his PhD with majors in human-computer interaction and computer science at Iowa State University in their Virtual Reality Applications Center. Since 2014, he has worked for Sensics, Inc. leading the design of the Open-Source Virtual Reality (OSVR) software framework, as Senior Software Engineer and now as CTO – OSVR Platform. His research interests include virtual reality, software framework usability and EUSE, tracking, and kinesthetic haptics. He is a professional member of ACM, and participates in the Khronos Group through Sensics, Inc.