Department of Computer Science
Dr Yang Yongliang


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Dept of Computer Science



Dr Yongliang Yang


Yongliang obtained his PhD in Computer Science in 2009 from Tsinghua University.  He has served on program committees of multiple graphics conferences including Symposium on Geometry Processing, Pacific Graphics and Shape Modeling International. He is a recipient of the Computer Aided Geometric Design Most Cited Paper Award in 2011 and 2012. His work has also appeared in the Communications of the ACM.

Research Interests

Yongliang's research interests are in shape understanding, computational design and computer graphics. Most recently, his work has focussed on developing shape analysis and optimization algorithms to understand and explore geometric structures. 


Zhao, H., Wang, J., Ren, X., Li, J., Yang, Y. and Jin, X., 2017. Forthcoming. Personalized Food Printing for Portrait Images. Computers & Graphics

Yue, Y.-T., Zhang, X., Yang, Y., Ren, G., Choi, Y.-K. and Wang, W., 2017. WireDraw:3D wire sculpturing guided with mixed reality. New York: ACM, pp. 3693-3704.

Yue, Y.-T., Yang, Y., Ren, G. and Wang, W., 2017. Forthcoming. SceneCtrl: Mixed Reality Enhancement via Efficient Scene Editing. In: UIST 2017: 30th ACM User Interface Software and Technology Symposium, 2017-10-22 - 2017-10-25. ACM.

Kuo, M.-H., Yang, Y. and Chu, H.-K., 2016. Feature-Aware Pixel Art Animation. Computer Graphics Forum, 35 (7), pp. 411-420.

Peng, C.-H., Yang, Y., Bao, F., Fink, D., Yan, D.-M., Wonka, P. and Mitra, N., 2016. Computational network design from functional specifications. ACM Transactions on Graphics, 35 (4), 131.

Beale, D., Yang, Y., Campbell, N., Cosker, D. and Hall, P., 2016. Fitting quadrics with a Bayesian prior. Computational Visual Media, 2 (2), pp. 107-117.

Beale, D., Hall, P., Cosker, D., Yang, Y. and Campbell, N., 2016. Fitting quadrics with a Bayesian prior. In: 4th International conference on Computational Visual Media (CVM 2016), 2016-04-06 - 2016-04-08, Wales.

Kuo, M.-H., Lin, Y.-E., Chu, H.-K., Lee, R.-R. and Yang, Y., 2015. Pixel2Brick:constructing brick sculptures from Pixel Art. Computer Graphics Forum, 34 (7), pp. 339-348.

Yang, Y., Wang, J. and Mitra, N. J., 2015. Reforming Shapes for Material-aware Fabrication. Computer Graphics Forum, 34 (5), pp. 53-64.

AlHalawani, S., Yang, Y., Wonka, P. and Mitra, N. J., 2014. What Makes London Work Like London? Computer Graphics Forum, 33 (5), pp. 157-165.

Peng, C.-H., Yang, Y.-L. and Wonka, P., 2014. Computing layouts with deformable templates. ACM Transactions on Graphics, 33 (4), 99:1-99:11.

Liu, C., Yang, Y., Lee, Y.-H. and Chu, H.-K., 2014. Image-based Paper Pop-up Design. New York, NY, USA: ACM, 36:1-36:1.

Yang, Y.-L., Wang, J., Vouga, E. and Wonka, P., 2013. Urban pattern:layout design by hierarchical domain splitting. ACM Transactions on Graphics, 32 (6), 181:1-181:12.

Yang, Y.-L. and Huang, Q.-X., 2013. TrayGen:arranging objects for packaging and exhibition. Computer Graphics Forum, 32 (7), pp. 187-195.

Mitra, N. J., Yang, Y.-L., Yan, D.-M., Li, W. and Agrawala, M., 2013. Illustrating how mechanical assemblies work. Communications of the ACM (CACM), 56 (1), pp. 106-114.

Liu, H., Yang, Y., AlHalawani, S. and Mitra, N. J., 2013. Constraint-aware interior layout exploration for pre-cast concrete-based buildings. Visual Computer, 29 (6-8), pp. 663-673.

AlHalawani, S., Yang, Y., Liu, H. and Mitra, N. J., 2013. Interactive Facades Analysis and Synthesis of Semi-Regular Facades. Computer Graphics Forum, 32 (2pt2), pp. 215-224.

Yang, Y. and Shen, C.-H., 2012. Multi-scale salient features for analyzing 3D shapes. Journal of Computer Science and Technology, 27 (6), pp. 1092-1099.

Zhao, X., Tang, C.-C., Yang, Y.-L., Pottmann, H. and Mitra, N. J., 2012. Intuitive design exploration of constrained meshes. In: Hesselgren, L., Sharma, S., Wallner, J., Baldassini, N., Bompas, P. and Raynaud, J., eds. Advances in Architectural Geometry, 2012. Springer, pp. 305-318.

Yang, Y.-L. and Shen, C.-H., 2012. Multi-scale salient feature extraction on mesh models. In: First International Conference on Computational Visual Media (CVM), 2012, 2012-11-08 - 2012-11-10. Berlin, Germany: Springer, pp. 122-129.

Yang, Y.-L., Yang, Y.-J., Pottmann, H. and Mitra, N. J., 2011. Shape space exploration of constrained meshes. ACM Transactions on Graphics, 30 (6), 124:1-124:12.

Mitra, N. J., Yang, Y., Yan, D.-M., Li, W. and Agrawala, M., 2010. Illustrating How Mechanical Assemblies Work. ACM Transactions on Graphics, 29 (4), 58:1-58:12.

Yang, Y.-L., Guo, R., Luo, F., Hu, S.-M. and Gu, X., 2009. Generalized discrete Ricci flow. Computer Graphics Forum, 28 (7), pp. 2005-2014.

Pottmann, H., Wallner, J., Huang, Q.-X. and Yang, Y.-L., 2009. Integral invariants for robust geometry processing. Computer Aided Geometric Design, 26 (1), pp. 37-60.

Yang, Y.-L., Kim, J., Luo, F., Hu, S.-M. and Gu, X., 2008. Optimal surface parameterization using inverse curvature map. IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics, 14 (5), pp. 1054-1066.

Yan, H.-B., Hu, S.-M., Martin, R. R. and Yang, Y.-L., 2008. Shape deformation using a skeleton to drive simplex transformations. IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics, 14 (3), pp. 693-706.

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