Philippe Beaudoin

2210 St Clare, Ville Mont Royal (Qc), H3R 2P7 ● 514.508.1929

Highlights of Qualifications

Professional Experience

Software development

Open source involvement


Puzzle and boardgame design

Employment History

2011 – today        Senior software developer and manager, Google, Montreal (QC).

2010 – 2011        Lead developer, Coldwin Software, Winnipeg (SK).

2010                Founder and CTO, ArcBees Consulting, Québec (QC).

2008 – 2010        Postdoctoral teaching fellow, UBC, Vancouver (BC).

2001 – 2007        Lecturer, École Polytechnique, Montreal (QC).

2001 – 2003        Software developer, Digital Fiction, Montreal (QC).

2000 – 2001        3D Asic Architect, Matrox Graphics, Montreal (QC).

1999 – 2001        Founder and President, Neo Dimensions, Montreal (QC).

1998                Software Developer, Cescom, Trois-Rivières (QC).

1997 – 1998        Teaching and Research assistant, U. de Montréal, Montreal (QC).

1996                Software developer intern, Nortel, Montreal (QC).

1995                Software developer intern, NetCorp, Brossard (QC).

1993                Software developer intern, Teleglobe Canada, Montreal (QC).


Ph.D., Université de Montréal, Montreal, Quebec (2008)

Major: Computer science. Thesis: Compression and analysis of motion capture data.

M.Sc., Université de Montréal, Montreal, Quebec (2000)

Major: Computer science. Thesis: Simulation and rendering of fire.

B.Sc., Université de Montréal, Montreal, Quebec (1998)

Major: Computer science. Minor: Mathematics.

Selected Publications, Patents and Book Chapters

R. Navalgund, J. S. Cohen, and P. Beaudoin. Search query refinement interface. Patent Pending US20160048567A1, 2013.

B. Bauer, P. Beaudoin, C, Bentzel, S. C. Truong, and M. Tungare. Private browsing mode access for developers. Patent Pending US20150254475A1, 2012.

S. Mourad, C.K. Phillips, M.-A. Courteau, and P. Beaudoin. Anonymous personalized recommendation method. Patent US8521735B1, 2012.

S. Coros, P. Beaudoin and M. van de Panne. Generalized Biped Walking Control. SIGGRAPH 2010.

S. Coros, P. Beaudoin and M. van de Panne. Robust Task-based Control Policies for Physics-based Characters. SIGGRAPH Asia 2009.

P. Beaudoin, M. van de Panne, P. Poulin and S. Coros. Motion-Motif Graphs. SCA 2008.

P. Beaudoin, P. Poulin, and M. van de Panne. Adapting Wavelet Compression to Human Motion Capture Clips. GI 2007.

J.-F. St-Amour, E. Paquette, P. Poulin, and P. Beaudoin. Real-time Soft Shadows using the PDSM Technique. ShaderX4 Advanced Rendering Techniques, ShaderX Series, Charles River Media, pp. 299-311, 2006.

D. Savine, P. Beaudoin, J. Guardado, and J.-J. Ostiguy. Dynamic tessellation of a base mesh. Patent US6940505B1, 2002.