2015/8/8  One paper is conditionally accepted to SIGGRAPH ASIA 2015: "Generalized Cylinder Decomposition".
   2015/8/22 I moved to SFU for my PhD training. Bye Shenzhen... ~~~~(>_<)~~~~


Kangxue Yin

Doctoral Student (2nd year)
Supervised by Hao(Richard) Zhang
External co-supervisors: Hui Huang, Daniel Cohen-Or

GrUVi lab, School of Computing Science, Simon Fraser University
Address: 8888 University Drive, Burnaby, B.C., Canada

kangxuey at
This homepage is hosted on my GitHub:


Research Interests

Data capture, augmentation and generation for Computer Graphics. E.g., 3D shapes, point scans, human poses, etc. More generally, I am interested in various hard problems in computer graphics and computer vision.

Education and Employment

Sep. 2015 ~ Now, Doctoral Student in Computer Science, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, B.C., Canada

Jul. 2012 ~ Aug. 2015, Research Assistant(full-time), Visual Computing Research Center(VCC),
SIAT @ Chinese Academy of Sciences (the lab moved to SZU in 2016), Shenzhen, China

Sep. 2008 ~ Jun. 2012, Bachelor in Software Engineering, Chang'an University, Xi'an, China


Generalized Cylinder Decomposition.
Yang Zhou, Kangxue Yin, Hui Huang, Hao(Richard) Zhang, Minglun Gong and Daniel Cohen-Or.
ACM Transactions on Graphics 34(6)(Special Issue of SIGGRAPH ASIA 2015 ).
[paper][code + data + page][video]

Full 3D Plant Reconstruction via Intrusive Acquisition.
Kangxue Yin, Hui Huang, Pinxin Long, Alex Gaissinski, Minglun Gong and Andrei Sharf.
Computer Graphics Forum 35(1), 2016.
Morfit: Interactive Surface Reconstruction from Incomplete Point Clouds with Curve-Driven Topology and Geometry Control.
Kangxue Yin, Hui Huang, Hao(Richard) Zhang, Minglun Gong, Daniel Cohen-or and Baoquan Chen.
ACM Transactions on Graphics 33(6)(Special Issue of SIGGRAPH ASIA 2014 ).
[paper][code + data][page][video] [slides]
"Mind the Gap": Tele-Registration for Structure-Driven Image Completion.
Hui Huang, Kangxue Yin, Minglun Gong, Dani Lischinski, Daniel Cohen-Or, Uri Ascher and Baoquan Chen.
ACM Transactions on Graphics 32(6)(Special Issue of SIGGRAPH ASIA 2013 ).
[paper][core code + curve data][page][slides]

---------- before 2012 ------------
1. Kangxue Yin, Youquan Liu, Enhua Wu , Fast Computing Adaptively Sampled Distance Field on GPU, Pacific Graphics(short paper), 2011.
2. Youquan Liu, Kangxue Yin, Yang Liu, Futing Bao, Enhua Wu, Efficient Simulation of Grain Burning Surface Regression , Advanced Materials Research,466 (2012): 314-318.
3. Youquan Liu, Kangxue Yin, Enhua Wu , Fast GMRES-GPU Solver for Large Scale Sparse Linear System, Chinese Journal of Computer Aided Design & Computer Graphics, 2011, 23(4): 553-560.

Selected Honors

SFU Graduate Fellowship,                                Simon Fraser University, 2016, 2017
Faculty of Applied Sciences Graduate Fellowship,        Simon Fraser University, 2017
Computing Science Graduate Fellowship,                  Simon Fraser University, 2015, 2017
Special Graduate Entrance Scholarship,                  Simon Fraser University, 2015
2014 Annual Excellent Employee Award,                   SIAT@CAS, 2014
2013 Annual Excellent Employee Award,                   SIAT@CAS, 2013
2nd Prize in NVIDIA GPU Programming Contest,            NVIDIA China, 2011
3rd Prize in NVIDIA GPU Programming Contest,            NVIDIA China, 2010
Merit Award in NVIDIA GPU Programming Contest,          NVIDIA China, 2009
National Encouragement Scholarship,                     2010-2011
Top Class Scholarship awarded by Chang’an University,   2008-2009