Our People


Julie Dorsey's picture

Julie Dorsey is a Professor of Computer Science at Yale University, where she teaches computer graphics. She came to Yale in 2002 from MIT, where she held tenured appointments in both the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EECS) and the School of Architecture. She received undergraduate degrees in architecture and graduate degrees in computer science from Cornell University.

Holly Rushmeier's picture

Holly Rushmeier is a professor in the Yale Department of Computer Science. Her research interests include shape and appearance capture, applications of perception in computer graphics, modeling material appearance and developing computational tools for cultural heritage.

Graduate Students

Weiqi Shi's picture

Weiqi Shi is a second year PhD student in computer science. His advisor is Holly Rushmeier. Currently, he is working on an Augmented Reality (AR) based material design system involving photorealistic rendering in AR and global illumination. He developed the software system CHER-Ob for culture heritage recovery, analysis and display. He is interested in Augmented Reality, Virtual Reality and game design.

Before coming to Yale, he received B.E. from Dept. of Electrical Engineering, Tsinghua University in 2015.

Zeyu Wang's picture

Zeyu Wang is a PhD student in computer science. His research interests include digital heritage, VR/AR, 3D graphics, visual perception, and artificial intelligence.

Before coming to Yale, he received BSc (Summa Cum Laude) from Department of Machine Intelligence, School of Electronics Engineering and Computer Science, Peking University in 2016.

Postdoctoral Associates

Alexander Doronin's picture

Alexander Doronin is a Postdoctoral Associate in Computer Science. His research interests are interdisciplinary and lie at the interface between Computer Science, Physics, Optics and Biophotonics focusing on Physically-Based Rendering, Development of realistic material models, Monte Carlo modeling of light transport in turbid media, Color Perception, Translucency, Appearance and Biomedical Visualization.

Victoria Rudakova's picture

Victoria Rudakova joined the Graphics Group as a Postdoctoral Associate in September 2015. Her current work is concentrated on development of a sketch-based tool for archaeologists and designers that helps to create 3d representation of historical and other sites of interest.

Victoria obtained her PhD in computer science from Ecode des Ponts ParisTech (France). Her main interests lie within applications of computer vision, image processing and computer graphics.