# Pascal Getreuer

## Education

Education

**University of California, Los Angeles** (2006–2010)

**Ph.D. in Mathematics**

Adviser: Luminita A. Vese, Ph.D. Thesis: “Contour Stencils and Variational Image Processing”

**University of Colorado, Boulder** (2002–2006)

**Concurrent B.S./M.S. in Applied Mathematics**, *magna cum laude*

Adviser: François G. Meyer, M.S. Thesis: “ENO Schemes with General Discretizations”

## Experience

Experience

- Sr. Software Engineer, Google Research (2013–present)
- Software Engineer, Sierra Nevada Corporation (2012–2013)
- NSF MSPRF Fellow (2010–2012)

I was a recipient of the National Science Foundation Mathematical Sciences Postdoctoral Research Fellowship (DMS-1004694), of which about 35 are awarded per year. From Jul 2010 to Jul 2011, I worked at École Normale Supérieure de Cachan with mentor J.-M. Morel. From Aug 2011 to Jul 2012, I worked at Yale University with mentor R. Coifman.

- Research Assistant, Placental Analytics, LLC (2011–2012)
- UCLA Math Department Research Assistantship (2008–2010)
- C++ Software Consultant, Placental Analytics, LLC (2010)
- Research internship at HRL Laboratories (2007)
- NSF VIGRE Research at University of Colorado, Boulder (2003–2006)

## Fellowships

Fellowships

- NSF Mathematical Sciences Postdoctoral Research Fellowship (2010–2012)
- Graduate Research Training Fellowship (2009–2010)
- Mentor Research Fellowship (2008–2009)
- Teaching Assistantship (2006–2008)
- Dean's Honor Scholarship (2005)
- UCB VIGRE Undergraduate Research (2003–2006)

## Awards

Awards

- Heaviside Wealth Management Award for Outstanding Graduate Research (2010)
- SAMPTA Young Researchers Scholarship (2009)
- SPIE Student Travel Grant (2009)
- UCB Outstanding Senior for Research Excellence (2006)
- Math Contest in Modeling 2006 highest “outstanding” rank, MAA prize, SIAM prize
- Math Contest in Modeling 2005 highest “outstanding” rank
- Math Contest in Modeling 2004 highest “outstanding” rank, MAA prize

## Publications

Publications

- F. Ong, P. Milanfar, P. Getreuer. “Local Kernels that Approximate Bayesian Regularization and Proximal Operators,” arXiv preprint:1803.03711, 2018.
- S. Choi, J. Isidoro, P. Getreuer, P. Milanfar. "Fast, Trainable, Multiscale Denoising." arXiv preprint arXiv:1802.06130, 2018.
- P. Getreuer, I. Garcia-Dorado, J. Isidoro, S. Choi, F. Ong, P. Milanfar. “BLADE: Filter Learning for General Purpose Image Processing.”
*2018 IEEE International Conference on Computational Photography (ICCP)*, pp. 1–11, 2018. - P. Getreuer, C. Gnegy, R. F. Lyon, R. A. Saurous, “Ultrasonic Communication Using Consumer Hardware.”
*IEEE Transactions on Multimedia*, vol. 20, no. 6, pp. 1277–1290, 2018. - I. Garcia-Dorado, P. Getreuer, M. Le, R. Debreuil, A. Kauffmann, P. Milanfar, “Graphic Narrative with Interactive Stylization Design,” arXiv preprint:1712.06654, 2017
- Y. Wang, P. Getreuer, T. Hughes, R. F. Lyon, R. A. Saurous, “Trainable frontend for robust and far-field keyword spotting.”
*2017 IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing (ICASSP)*, pp. 5670–5674, 2017. - P. Getreuer, “A Survey of Gaussian Convolution Algorithms,”
*Image Processing On Line*, 2013. DOI:10.5201/ipol.2013.87. - L. Yang, P. Getreuer, L. Zhou, “Sparse-view cone beam CT reconstruction via previous normal dose scan induced BM3D-frame regularization method,” Fully Three-Dimensional Image Reconstruction in Radiology and Nuclear Medicine, 2013.
- A. Chen, A. L. Bertozzi, P. D. Ashby, P. Getreuer, Y. Lou, “Enhancement and Recovery in Atomic Force Microscopy Images,” in
*Excursions in Harmonic Analysis, Volume 2*, T.D. Andrews, R. Balan, J.J. Benedetto, W. Czaja, K.A. Okoudjou (Eds.), Birkhäuser Basel, pp. 311–332, 2013. - R. Seong, P. Getreuer, Y. Li, T. Girardi, C.M. Salafia, D.D. Vvedensky, “Statistical Geometry and Topology of the Human Placenta,”
*Advances in Applied Mathematics, Modeling, and Computational Science, Fields Institute Communications*, vol. 66, pp. 187–208, 2013. - N. Limare, L. Oudre, P. Getreuer, “IPOL: Reviewed publication and public testing of research software,”
*IEEE 8th International Conference on E-Science*, pp. 1–8, 2012. - Y. Li, C.M. Salafia, O. Shlahkter, P. Getreuer, D. Misra, P. Katzman, L. Ruffolo, J. Moye, Vanguard Sites National Children’s Study, “The Chorionic Surface Vascular Network in Human Placentae: What Can be Measured and Does It Matter?,”
*Placenta*, vol. 33, no. 9, p. A21, 2012. - P. Getreuer, “Automatic Color Enhancement (ACE) and its fast implementation,”
*Image Processing On Line*, 2012. DOI:10.5201/ipol.2012.g-ace. - P. Getreuer, “Chan–Vese Segmentation,”
*Image Processing On Line*, 2012. DOI:10.5201/ipol.2012.g-cv. - P. Getreuer, “Total Variation Inpainting using Split Bregman,”
*Image Processing On Line*, 2012. DOI:10.5201/ipol.2012.g-tvi. - P. Getreuer, “Total Variation Deconvolution using Split Bregman,”
*Image Processing On Line*, 2012. DOI:10.5201/ipol.2012.g-tvdc. - P. Getreuer, “Rudin–Osher–Fatemi Total Variation Denoising using Split Bregman,”
*Image Processing On Line*, 2012. DOI:10.5201/ipol.2012.g-tvd. - P. Getreuer, “Image Demosaicking with Contour Stencils,”
*Image Processing On Line*, 2012. DOI:10.5201/ipol.2012.g-dwcs. - P. Getreuer, “Contour Stencils: Total Variation along Curves for Adaptive Image Interpolation,”
*SIAM J. Imaging Sci.*, vol. 4, no. 3, pp. 954–979, 2011. - P. Getreuer, “Linear Methods for Image Interpolation,”
*Image Processing On Line*, 2011. DOI:10.5201/ipol.2011.g_lmii. - P. Getreuer, “Roussos–Maragos Tensor-Driven Diffusion for Image Interpolation,”
*Image Processing On Line*, 2011. DOI:10.5201/ipol.2011.g_rmdi. - P. Getreuer, “Zhang–Wu Directional LMMSE Image Demosaicking,”
*Image Processing On Line*, 2011. DOI:10.5201/ipol.2011.g_zwld. - P. Getreuer, “Gunturk–Altunbasak–Mersereau Alternating Projections Image Demosaicking,”
*Image Processing On Line*, 2011. DOI:10.5201/ipol.2011.g_gapd. - P. Getreuer, “Image Interpolation with Geometric Contour Stencils,”
*Image Processing On Line*, 2011. DOI:10.5201/ipol.2011.g_igcs. - P. Getreuer, M. Tong, L. Vese. "A Variational Model for the Restoration of MR Images Corrupted by Blur and Rician Noise,"
*Proceedings of ISVC*, Part I, LNCS 6938, 2011. - P. Getreuer, “Malvar–He–Cutler Linear Image Demosaicking,”
*Image Processing On Line*, 2011. DOI:10.5201/ipol.2011.g_mhcd. - P. Getreuer, “Image Interpolation with Contour Stencils,”
*Image Processing On Line*, 2011. DOI:10.5201/ipol.2011.g_iics. - P. Getreuer, “Color Demosaicing with Contour Stencils,”
*Proceedings of the 17th International Conference on Digital Signal Processing*(DSP2011), 2011. - N. Almoussa, B. Dutra, B. Lampe, P. Getreuer, T. Wittman, C. Salafia, L. Vese, “Automated Vasculature Extraction from Placenta Images,”
*Proceedings of SPIE*, vol. 7962, 2011. - P. Getreuer, “Image zooming with contour stencils,”
*Proceedings of SPIE*, vol. 7246, 2009. - P. Getreuer, “Contour stencils for edge-adaptive image interpolation,”
*Proceedings of SPIE*, vol. 7257, 2009. - P. Getreuer and F. G. Meyer, “ENO Multiresolution Schemes with General Discretizations,”
*SIAM J. Numer. Anal.*vol. 46, no. 6, pp. 2953-2977. 2008. - P. Getreuer, A.M. Albano, and A. Muriel, “Possibility of Turbulence from a Post-Navier-Stokes Equation,”
*Physics Letters A*, vol. 366, pp. 101–104. June 2007. - B. Camley, P. Getreuer, and B. Klingenberg, “Sprinkle, Sprinkle, Little Yard (Study on irrigation),”
*The UMAP Journal*, vol. 27, no. 3. 2006. - B. Camley, P. Getreuer, and B. Klingenberg, “For Whom the Booth Tolls (Study on traffic flow),”
*The UMAP Journal*, vol. 26, no. 3. 2005. - B. Camley, P. Getreuer, and B. Klingenberg, “Not Such A Small Whorl After All (Study on fingerprint uniqueness),”
*The UMAP Journal*, vol. 25, no. 3, pp. 245–258. 2004.