Abhinav Kapoor is a senior computer scientist on the Flash Media Plus team at Adobe, working on media streaming and real-time communication technologies in Flash Media Server, Flash Player, and Acrobat Connect. Before joining Adobe, he spent a few years developing real-time animation and collaborative 3D graphics products. Abhinav graduated with an MS in Computer Science and Engineering from the Electronic Visualization Laboratory at the University of Illinois, Chicago, with a research focus on distributed, collaborative virtual worlds. There he learned the significance of visual arts and rich interfaces in technology. Abhinav enjoys remixing music and aspires to be a DJ someday.