Disney Research combines the best of academia and industry, by doing fundamental and application-driven research. We publish our work and actively engage with the global research community. Our research applications and technology are experienced by millions of people. We honor Walt Disney’s legacy by deploying our innovations on a global scale.
Our Research Areas
Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning
Our research leads to publications in peer-reviewed journals and gets presented at conferences like Robotics: Science and Systems and SIGGRAPH. Here are some of the latest.
Improving a Robot’s Turn-Taking Behavior in Dynamic Multiparty Interactions
Improving VIP Viewer Gaze Estimation and Engagement Using Adaptive Dynamic Anamorphosis
RNN Based Incremental Online Spoken Language Understanding
A Versatile Inverse Kinematics Formulation for Retargeting Motions onto Robots with Kinematic Loops
California Institute for Technology
We attract talent from nearby universities as well as from all over the world.
We cannot hire all the great minds of our generation, but through out academic consulting program we can try to work with as many of them possible.