V. Michael Bove, Jr. holds an S.B.E.E., an S.M. in Visual Studies, and a Ph.D. in Media Technology, all from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, where he is currently head of the Object-Based Media Group at the Media Laboratory, and co-directs the Center for Future Storytelling and the consumer electronics working group CE2.0. He is the author or co-author of over 60 journal or conference papers on digital television systems, video processing hardware/software design, multimedia, scene modeling, visual display technologies, and optics. He holds patents on inventions relating to video recording, hardcopy, interactive television, and medical imaging, and has been a member of several professional and government committees. He is co-author with the late Stephen A. Benton of the book Holographic Imaging (Wiley, 2008). He is on the Board of Editors of the Journal of the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers, and served as associate editor of Optical Engineering. He served as general chair of the 2006 IEEE Consumer Communications and Networking Conference (CCNC'06) and co-chair of the 2012 International Symposium on Display Holography. Bove is a fellow of the SPIE and of the Institute for Innovation, Creativity, and Capital. He was a founder of and technical advisor to WatchPoint Media, Inc. and is technical advisor to One Laptop Per Child (creators of the XO laptop for children in developing countries).
The Object-Based Media Group
International Symposium on Display Holography (ISDH) coming to MIT in June 2012
One Laptop Per Child (I'm Technical Advisor)
Call for Papers: IEEE Consumer Communications and Networking Conference (I was general chair in 2006)
My group's publications page
Benton and Bove, Holographic Imaging, now available!
MAS Freshman Year Program (I'm the director)
Media Arts and Sciences Academic Information
Fundamentals of Computational Media Design (MAS110) subject Web site Fall 2012
Introduction to Research in Media Arts and Sciences (MAS111) subject Web site Spring 2013
Signals, Systems and Information for Media Technology (MAS160/MAS510/MAS511) subject Web site Spring 2012 (next offered Spring 2014)
vmb's unprofessional-activities home page (warning: slow download and bad jokes).