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


2019 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