Events & News

Geometric & Visual Computing

May 2022

Congratulation to Marie-Paule Cani who received the Distinguished Career Award from the Eurographics Association.

April 2022

Welcome to Maysam Behmanesh starting his PostDoc with Maks Ovsjanikov on Geometric Machine Learning.

The paper PointCleanNet (first authored by Marie-Julie Rakotosaona) was the top cited article in the Computer Graphics Forum 2020-2021.

March 2022

We are happy to wecome Pierre Poulin (Université de Montreal) as Invited Researcher in our team for three months.

December 2021

Congratulation to Marie-Julie Rakotosaona who succesfully defended her PhD entitled Learning-based representations and methods for 3D shape analysis, manipulation and reconstruction on Dec. the 10th.

Congratulation to Souhaib Attaiki, Gautam Pai, Maks Ovsjanikov for their best paper award at 3DV2021 on “Deep Partial Functional Maps”.

November 2021

David-Henri Garnier received the Best Paper award at JFIG (Journées Francaises d’Informatique Graphique) for his work on “Growing Optimized Anistoropic Microstructure with Reaction/Diffusion”.

October 2021

Robin Courant, Christophe Lino, Marc Christie (University of Rennes), and Vicky Kalogeiton received the Best Paper Award at CVEU (ICCV workshop) for their work on “High-Level Features for Movie Style Understanding”. Congratulations to them!

September 2021

Welcome to our new members: Yasser Benigmim (PhD), Nicolas Dufour (PhD), Ramana Sundararaman (PhD), and Jiong Chen (Post Doc)

June 2021

Marie-Julie Rakotosaona was interviewed in the CVPR Daily magazine for her work on “Learning Delaunay Surface Elements for Mesh Reconstruction”.

Congratulation to Adrien Poulenard who received one of the “best PhD Award” from IDIA department at IP Paris. Adrien did his PhD with Maks Ovsjanikov on Structures for deep learning and topology optimization of functions on 3D shapes.

We had the pleasure to receive Eric Chahi, video game developer, to share some of our project and ideas with him.

May 2021

We are glad to receive one of the Honorable Mention of the Best Paper Awards at Eurographics for the work on Velocity Skinning for Real-time Stylized Skeletal Animation. Videos and codes are available at velocityskinning.com.
Note that this paper has also received the replicability stamp.

April 2021

The discussion on AI and cooperation that took place during the Science and video games conference in which Vicky Kalogeiton participated (with Antoine bauza and Pierre Beri) is highlighted by Polytechnique. The video of the discussion is available online.

March 2021

We will be co-organizing the Digital Geometry & Discrete Variational Calculus from March the 29th to April 2nd.

We will be involved in the Colloque Science & Jeux Vidéos that will take place from March 29th to April 1st.

We organised the French working days on Geometry Modeling (GTMG) that took place on the 18th and 19th of March. Thanks to all the participants !

February 2021

Our work on Affective Language for Visual Art (ArtEmis) using AI to make emotional sense of abstract artwork, developed in collaboration with researchers from Stanford and KAUST, is highlighted in media. [Medium.com], [Polytechnique].

January 2021

We are happy to welcome Mathieu Desbrun, currently on leave from Caltech, and joining the lab as an Inria senior researcher. We are eager to work with him in the near future, as well as working toward a reshaping of our team.

Congratulation to Mathieu Desbrun who is nominated as ACM fellow.

Congratulation to Thomas Buffet who succesfully defended his PhD (2021/01/13) on the Topic: “Field-based approaches for the collision-free animation of layered and dynamic clothing”.

December 2020

Congratulation to Pierre Ecormier-Nocca who succesfully defended his PhD (2020/12/03) on the Topic: “Authoring consistent, animated ecosystems: Efficient learning from partial data”.

November 2020

Congratulation to Renaud Chabrier who succesfully defended his PhD (2020/11/27) on the Topic: “La géométrie de la vie: quand le dessin rencontre les sciences du vivant”.

September 2020

We are happy to welcome Vicky Kalogeiton who is joining our group as new Assistant Professor at Ecole Polytechnique after conducting her Post doc at VGG, Oxford, and her PhD from Univ. Edinburgh and Inria Grenoble. Vicky brings new expertise in deep learning applied to spatial and temporal localization of objects and phenomenon in videos.

Jiayi Wei will start her PhD in our group at fall on “New Geometric representations for Volumetric Brain Analysis”.

June 2020

We are glad to welcome two new international PhD students working on the Innovative Training Network CLIPE aiming at “creating lively interactive populated environments” who will join us in fall: Eduardo Alvarado and Ariel Kwiatkowski.

April 2020

Adrien Poulenard succesfully defended his PhD entitled “Structures for Deep Learning and Topology Optimization for Functions on 3D Shapes”.

March 2020

Marie-Paule Cani become the President of the Computer Science Department (DIX - Departement d’Informatique de l’Ecole Polytechnique).

Thibault Lescoat succesfully defended his PhD entitled “Geometric operators for 3D modeling using dictionary-based shape representations”.

February 2020

Marie-Paule Cani is elected as the President of the SIF (Société Informatique de France) scientific steering committee.

Welcome to our 3 new postdocs: Chrisotphe Lino, Gautam Pai, and Liu Zhisong.

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