Awards & Winners

Pat Hanrahan

Pat Hanrahan is a computer graphics researcher, the Canon USA Professor of Computer Science and Electrical Engineering in the Computer Graphics Laboratory at Stanford University. His research focuses on rendering algorithms, graphics processing units, as well as scientific illustration and visualization.

Awards by Pat Hanrahan

Check all the awards nominated and won by Pat Hanrahan.


Academy Award for Best Technical Achievement
(For their pioneering research in simulating subsurface scattering of light in translucent materials as presented in their paper "A Practical Model for Subsurface Light Transport")


Academy Scientific and Technical Award (Scientific and Engineering award)
(For development of "RenderMan" software providing the means to digitally create scenes or elements that may be composited with other footage.)