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I am a Post-Doctoral research at Carnegie Mellon University in the cumputer graphics lab. I obtained a PhD from the Ecole Polyetchnique under the supervision of Antonin Chambolle and Maks Ovsjanikov.

Research interests

  • Shape analysis
  • Non-rigid shape matching
  • Geometry Processing


  • Carnegie Mellon University
  • Computer Science Department
  • 5000 Forbes Avenue
  • Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213 USA
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Consistent Functional Cross Field Design for Mesh Qadrangulation
Omri Azencot, Etienne Corman, Mirela Ben-Chen and Maks Ovsjanikov

Transactions on Graphics (Proc. SIGGRAPH) 2017.
Functional Characterization of Intrinsic and Extrinsic Geometry
Etienne Corman, Justin Solomon, Mirela Ben-Chen, Leonidas Guibas and Maks Ovsjanikov

ACM Transactions on Graphics (TOG), 2016
Computing and Processing Correspondences with Functional Maps [Website]
Maks Ovsjanikov, Etienne Corman, Michael Bronstein, Emanuele Rodolà, Mirela Ben-Chen, Leonidas Guibas, Frederic Chazal and Alex Bronstein.

Proc. SIGGRAPH Asia Courses 2016
Continuous Matching via Vector Field Flow [Matlab Code]
Etienne Corman, Maks Ovsjanikov and Antonin Chambolle

Computer Graphics Forum (Proc. Symposium on Geometry Processing), 2015
Supervised Descriptor Learning for Non-Rigid Shape Matching[Matlab Code]
Etienne Corman, Maks Ovsjanikov and Antonin Chambolle

Sixth Workshop on Non-Rigid Shape Analysis and Deformable Image Alignment (NORDIA), Proc. ECCV Workshops, 2014
A Generalized Proximal Point Algorithm and its Convergence Rate
Etienne Corman and Xiaoming Yuan

SIAM Journal on Optimization, 2014

Bio - CV


2017 Post-Doctoral researsh, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh
2013 - 2016 PhD in applied Mathematics, Ecole Polytechnique, Paris
2012 - 2013 Master in applied maths, Université Paul Sabatier, Toulouse
2008 - 2013 INSA Lyon and Toulouse. Specialization in mathematical modelling.


2013 - 2016 Teaching assistant at Polytech Paris-Sud