Ling-Qi Yan

Ling-Qi Yan

Assistant Professor
Computer Science

Computer Science


5102 Harold Frank Hall

University of California, Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, CA 93106


Regents' Junior Faculty Fellowship, UCSB's Academic Personnel Office; Outstanding Doctoral Dissertation Award, ACM SIGGRAPH


Computer Graphics

His research is in computer graphics, mainly aimed at rendering photo-realistic visual appearance at real world complexity, building theoretical foundations mathematically and physically to reveal the principles of the visual world. Yan's research interests include appearance modeling, real-time ray tracing, sampling and reconstruction theory, volumetric scattering and light transport algorithms.


PhD Computer Science, University of California, Berkeley
BE  Computer Science and Technology, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China