October 15, 2019
Abhishek has a Masters in Computer Science and is the coding genius amongst the founders, who can code 52 hours straight. His skillset specializes in computer vision & computer graphics whose AR+AI work has featured in award winning films & computer games. He is the spiritual core techie behind all IPs & various algorithms deployed on our wearables.
He has 17 years of experience in this field and developed many algorithms & technologies like real-time camera and environment tracking, real-time 3D background generation, dynamic lighting for virtual objects, virtual cinematography using virtual camera, 3D face reconstruction, digital dress reconstruction and dynamic simulation.
He has 12 patents & 5 publications, and he regularly presents at the SIGGRAPH conference. Due to his expertise, he is leading product & technology development, software & algorithm development, IP development & leading team towards our technology vision.
Abhijit is a Mechanical Engineer from IIT Bombay with an inside perspective of product development & manufacturing for Defence & Enterprise products. He designed & developed multiple machines to solve real-life problems during his student life at IIT Bombay. He has received a National level GYTI award from Dr APJ Abdul Kalam for his innovations. Also he developed India’s low cost 3D Printer & made successful business out of it to start his entrepreneurship journey, developed customized implant from 3D Printing & 3D Scanning technology to cure mandibular cancer efficiently & save life of 2 patients. He also received student of the year award in IIT Bombay in technology & innovation category. He was a lead hardware developer in MIT Media Labs.
During his past experiences, he set up component processing & manufacturing setup for Brahmos Missile at Godrej & Vego bike at TVS Motors. He also has been featured for his innovations & work in leading newspapers and platforms like Times of India, Economic Times, Yourstory, Business outlook, VC Circle, VR Focus, Deccan Chronicle, Hindustan Times, Indian Express. Due to his expertise, he is leading hardware manufacturing, supply chain management, finance, fundraising & operations of AjnaLens.
Pankaj is a global thought leader who is regularly invited as a speaker on the future of AR/VR on various platforms. Engineer at heart, he developed Europe’s best 3D scanning system with 45 DSLR cameras & software behind it which can convert photos into 3D models to use for games, 3D printing and digitizing humans. He has been featured in The Guardian, Yahoo News, The Register (UK),Harvard (USA), Ren TV (Russia), IMBC (South Korea) for this work.
He also has business development & sales experience in a few of his past experiences. Due to this expertise, he is leading the vision of the company, business development. Sales & marketing of AjnaLens.