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Practical Experience

2009 - recently: freelance 3D-Artist
( www.studio-gehrmann.com)

2008 - 2009: Junior Consultant AR/VR at Airbus CIMPA, a
PLM-Consultancy in the Aviation Industry

2005 - 2008: Student Assistant as a 3D Artist / Modeler
at the Fraunhofer Society in St. Augustin

  • 3D-Modeling for the project IPCity promoted by the European Union (Integrated Project on Interaction and Presence in Urban Environments): Creation of virtual buildings, tools and objects with Maya
  • Assistance at the project CONNECT (Augmented
    Reality for demonstrative education): Visualization of CO2 und O2 in the Biotube

2003 - Internship at ZDF in Mainz in the Dep. of Studio Production/Transmission:

  • Direction of Pictures in the Studio Department (news, 3sat Studios etc.)
  • "Fernsehgarten" – Television Garden (Wireless Technology, Acoustic Irradiation)
  • Post Production (MAZ- and AVID-Editing as well as Synchronisation)
  • "Current Digital Production": Production of news (System Operation/
    Administration, Recording and Newscutter)
  • "Data Broadcast Center" (Work with Flash, Creation of a DVD with Adobe After Effects, Premiere and DVDMaestro)
2002 - Internship at Triaton (now Hewlett Packard) in Dortmund in the Dep. of Applications & Solutions

1999 - 2001: Employment at Heinrich Wagner Sinto in Bad Laasphe

Education

2008 - Master of Science in Virtual Reality:
Master Thesis "Spatial Acoustics for mobile Mixed Reality-Applications"

2005 - 2008: Postgraduate Studies in "Virtual Reality"
at University of Applied Sciences Duesseldorf

Study emphasis:

  • Virtual Environments / Virtual Studio
  • Computer Graphics and Animation
  • Virtual Acoustics

2005 - Bachelor of Science in Media Informatics:
Bachelor Thesis on the Book Printing Process in the 15th Century
(Modelling, Animation, Texturing, Lighting and Rendering
in Maya and RealFlow)

2001 - 2005: Undergraduate Studies in "Media Informatics"
at University of Applied Sciences Cologne

Study emphasis:

  • Computer Graphics and Animation
  • Media Technology and Production
  • Multimedia Applications
  • Human Computer Interaction
1996 - 1999: Apprenticeship at Heinrich Wagner Sinto in Bad Laasphe

1996 – GCE A-levels at Städtisches Gymnasium Bad Laasphe

Technical Skills

Autodesk Maya
NextLimit RealFlow
Virtools, Quest 3D
Adobe Encore DVD, Premiere
Avid Media Composer Basic

Others:
Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator
TMPGEnc
Macromedia Director with Lingo
Waterloo Maple
HTML, JavaScript, CSS
VRML/X3D

Language Skills

German: native speaker
English: fluently - Certificate of the London Chamber of Commerce and Industry
French, Spanish: medium/good knowledge

Publications

"Spatial Audio in mobile AR-Applications"
Katharina Garbe
Poster for the First Peach Summer School 2007 on Santorini, Greece, 04-06 July 2007. Supported by the IPCity-Project.

"Haptic Interactions in Test Environments for Product Presentation in Virtual Environments"
Jens Herder, Kai Jaensch, Katharina Garbe
Paper for the 5th Paderborn Workshop Augmented & Virtual Reality in Product Development, Jürgen Gausemeier / Michael Grafe (Publisher), Paderborn, HNI-Series of Publications, Book 188, ISBN 3-939350-07-9, pp. 87 - 99, 2006.

"Spatial Audio for Augmented Reality"
Katharina Garbe, Iris Herbst und Jens Herder
Paper in Proceedings HC2007, Düsseldorf, December 2007

"Extending X3D with Perceptual Auditory Properties"
Katharina Garbe und Iris Herbst
Poster for IEEE Virtual Reality 2008, Reno, NV, USA. 8-12 March 2008

Memberships and Activities

AVID Media Composer Basic (Certificate of the Kölner Filmhaus)
Jogging/Fitness, Literature and Music, Oilpainting