Xiuming Zhang 张修明

I am a Ph.D. candidate advised by Prof. in the Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL) at . I work in the fields of computer vision and computer graphics, with particular interests in relighting, view synthesis, and material modeling.

Bio  xiuming at csail dot mit dot edu GitHub

Past Experiences


Aug. 2020Released our latest project: Neural Light Transport (NLT).
Apr. 2019MoSculp on exhibition in the MIT Museum (photos available here).
Jan. 2019Awarded Snap Research Fellowship.
Dec. 2018Presented GenRe at NeurIPS and released our codebase for training/testing GenRe and ShapeHD.
Sep. 2018MoSculp featured as and covered by , , , etc.
Oct. 2016Our paper on Bayesian modeling of Alzheimer's disease heterogeneity out in PNAS and covered by , , , etc.
May 2016Our Alzheimer's disease heterogeneity work awarded the Magna Cum Laude Award and oral presentation at 2016.

Recent Publications

* indicates equal contribution. See also my Google Scholar.

Neural Light Transport for Relighting and View Synthesis
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Portrait Shadow Manipulation
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Perspective Plane Program Induction from a Single Image
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Data-Driven Detection of Latent Atrophy Factors Related to Phenotypical Variants of Posterior Cortical Atrophy
Colin Groot, , Jacob W. Vogel, , , , Yolande A. L. Pijnenburg, Bruce L. Miller, Howard J. Rosen, Renaud La Joie, Frederik Barkhof, Philip Scheltens, Wiesje M. van der Flier, Gil D. Rabinovici, Rik Ossenkoppele
Neurology 2020
Program-Guided Image Manipulators
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Reconciling Dimensional and Categorical Models of Autism Heterogeneity: a Brain Connectomics & Behavioral Study
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Biological Psychiatry 2019
Learning to Reconstruct Shapes from Unseen Classes
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(oral/accepted/submitted: 30/1011/4856)
MoSculp: Interactive Visualization of Shape and Time
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MIT Museum
Learning Shape Priors for Single-View 3D Completion and Reconstruction
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Pix3D: Dataset and Methods for Single-Image 3D Shape Modeling
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Bayesian Model Reveals Latent Atrophy Factors with Dissociable Cognitive Trajectories in Alzheimer's Disease
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& at 2016
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Press Coverage

Side Work

Non-Referred Notes and Side Projects

My Python library that includes useful functions for signal/image processing, 3D modeling and rendering with Blender, visualization utility, etc.
Depth-Preserving Style Transfer
An improvement to Johnson, Alahi, and Fei-Fei, ECCV '16 aiming to preserve depth variations in the original content image during style transfer (MIT 6.869 class project with Ruizhi Liao and Yu Xia).
ReML Estimation in Linear Models
A tutorial on Restricted Maximum Likelihood Estimation in linear regression and Linear Mixed-Effects Models.
A MATLAB implementation excluding border matting and user editing.
Basic Photometric Stereo
A MATLAB implementation of the basic photometric stereo algorithm.
Bandgap of 2D Photonic Crystal
Replicating a classic textbook plot with COMSOL-MATLAB scripting.


Conference Reviewer

PG 2020, NeurIPS 2020, ECCV 2020, CVPR 2020, AAAI 2020, ICCV 2019, MM 2019, GLOBECOM 2018

Journal Reviewer