Tao Du

Email: taodu at csail dot mit dot edu
Office: 32-311, Vassar Street, Cambridge, MA 02139
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About Me

I am a third-year PhD student in the Computational Fabrication Group (CFG) at MIT advised by Professor Wojciech Matusik. My research interests are computer graphics, robotics, and fabrication. I obtained my Bachelor's in Computer Software at Tsinghua University in 2013 and my Master's in Computer Science at Stanford University in 2015.


Computational Multicopter Design. ACM SIGGRAPH ASIA 2016
Tao Du, Adriana Schulz, Bo Zhu, Bernd Bickel, and Wojciech Matusik

Convolutional Wasserstein Distances: Efficient Optimal Transportation on Geometric Domains. SIGGRAPH 2015
Justin Solomon, Fernando de Goes, Gabriel Peyré, Marco Cuturi, Adrian Butscher, Andy Nguyen, Tao Du, and Leonidas Guibas


A Practical Guide to Building a Pentacopter

Flying a Pentacopter with Loss of a Motor

Media Coverage

Wired, MIT News, TechCrunch, Vice, Fast Company, Engadget, Popular Mechanics, IEEE Spectrum, New Atlas, ZDNet, Digital Trends, PC Magazine, Robotics Trends, Yahoo! News


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