Former Students

Ph.D. Students:

  • Dr. Ahmad Tafti (05/2016)  
    Ph.D. Dissertation: 3D SEM Surface Reconstruction: An Optimized, Adaptive, and Intelligent Framework as a Service
    Now a tenure-track research scientist at Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation.
  • Dr. Ahmadreza Baghaie (12/2016)  
    Ph.D. Dissertation: Study of Computational Matching Techniques: Improving Our View of Biomedical Image Data
    Now a postdoctoral scholar at Purdue University.
  • Dr. Ming Xu (12/2016)  
    Ph.D. Dissertation: Feature-Sensitive and Adaptive Image Triangulation: A Super-pixel-based Scheme
    for Image Segmentation and Mesh Generation
    Now a research engineer at Hermes-Microvision.
  • Dr. Ke Liu (12/2016)  
    Ph.D. Dissertation: Radial Basis Functions: Biomedical Applications and Parallelization

Postdoctoral Scholars:

  • Dr. Jun Wang (04/2009 – 11/2010)  
    Research interest: Geometric processing and visualization; Computer graphics.
    Now Professor in Mechanical and Electrical Engineering, Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, China.
  • Dr. Guangming Yao (08/2010 – 08/2011)  
    Research interest: Numerical analysis; Meshless methods; Finite element methods.
    Now Assistant Professor in Mathematics, Clarkson University.
  • Dr. Zhanheng Gao (09/2010 – 09/2011)  
    Research interest: Geometric algorithm design; Image processing.
    Now Associate Professor in Computer Science, Jilin University.
  • Dr. Uduak George (01/2012 – 02/2013)  
    Research interest: Adaptive finite element methods; numerical simulation of muscle cell contraction.
    Now Assistant Professor in Mathematics, University of Louisiana at Monroe.

Master Students (Thesis-Based):

  • Ms. Priya Vashistha (05/2017)  
    Master Thesis: 3D shape matching using SIFT and TPS.
  • Mr. Zachary Benzaid (05/2017)  
    Master Thesis: 3D bas-relief generation from 2D images.
  • Mr. Chuanbo Wang (12/2015)  
    Master Thesis: Quality enhancement of 3D models reconstructed by RGB-D camera systems.
  • Mr. David Moore (05/2012)  
    Master Thesis: Interactive volume visualization for simulations of biomedical data.
  • Mr. Tony Lieu (12/2010)  
    Master Thesis: A fast scheme for curve interpolation and controlled curve design.
  • Mr. Ross Ellison (12/2010)  
    Master Thesis: A combined fast marching, minimal-spanning tree approach to image segmentation.
  • Ms. Junjie Fan (05/2010)  
    Master Thesis: Computational modeling of calcium sparks in the dyadic cleft of cardiac myocytes.

Visiting Scholars/Students:

  • Prof. Huawei Chen (03/2016 – 03/2017) 
    Associate Professor in Electrical and Mechanical Engineering, NanChang University
    Research Project: Parametric surface generation for porous structure design.
  • Prof. Xin Chen (07/2013 – 12/2013) 
    Associate Professor in CS, Zhejiang Normal University
    Research Project: Biomedical image-based mesh generation.
  • Prof. Zhong Li (08/2012) 
    Professor in Math, Zhejiang Sci-Tech University
    Research Project: Biomolecular shape analysis.
  • Mr. Qiang Sang (09/2010 – 08/2012) 
    Ph.D. student from Sichuan University
    Thesis Topic: Biomedical multi-image registration.
  • Mr. Chong Chen (10/2011 – 12/2011) 
    Ph.D. student from Institute of Computational Mathematics, Chinese Academy of Sciences
    Research Project: Image interpolation using compressive sensing.