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 Google Scholar

Past Experiences


Apr. 2019MoSculp is on exhibition in the MIT Museum (photos available here)
Jan. 2019Awarded Snap Research Fellowship
Dec. 2018We presented GenRe at NeurIPS and released our codebase for training/testing GenRe and ShapeHD
Sep. 2018MoSculp got featured as and received media coverage by , , , and etc.
Oct. 2016Our paper on Bayesian modeling of Alzheimer's disease heterogeneity is out in PNAS and received media coverage by , , , and etc.
May 2016Our work on Alzheimer's disease heterogeneity received the Magna Cum Laude Award and oral presentation at 2016

Recent Publications

* indicates equal contribution.

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
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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
bioRxiv 2019
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Learning to Reconstruct Shapes from Unseen Classes
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Oral Presentation (oral/accepted/submitted: 30/1011/4856)
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MoSculp: Interactive Visualization of Shape and Time
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Outreach: 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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Magna Cum Laude Award & Oral Presentation at 2016
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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, and etc.
Documentation Code

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

ECCV 2020, CVPR 2020, AAAI 2020, ICCV 2019, ICML 2019, SIGGRAPH 2019, MM 2019, GLOBECOM 2018

Journal Reviewer