Professor Niloy Mitra joined KAUST as an Assistant professor in 2009. Currently, he is a Professor of Geometry Processing in the Department of Computer Science, University College London (UCL).

Education and Early Career

He received his Master and Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University under the guidance of Leonidas Guibas and Marc Levoy, and was a postdoctoral scholar with Professor Helmut Pottmann at Technical University Vienna. His research interests include shape analysis, computational design and fabrication, and geometry processing.

Selected Publications

Kelly, T., Femiani, J., Wonka, P., & Mitra, N. J. (2017). BigSUR. ACM Transactions on Graphics, 36(6), 1–16. doi:10.1145/3130800.3130823
Hennessey, J. W., Liu, H., Winnemöller, H., Dontcheva, M., & Mitra, N. J. (2017). How2Sketch. Proceedings of the 21st ACM SIGGRAPH Symposium on Interactive 3D Graphics and Games - I3D ’17. doi:10.1145/3023368.3023371
Guerrero, P., Mitra, N. J., & Wonka, P. (2016). RAID. ACM Transactions on Graphics, 35(4), 1–12. doi:10.1145/2897824.2925939
Peng, C.-H., Yang, Y.-L., Bao, F., Fink, D., Yan, D.-M., Wonka, P., & Mitra, N. J. (2016). Computational network design from functional specifications. ACM Transactions on Graphics, 35(4), 1–12. doi:10.1145/2897824.2925935
Zheng, Y., Liu, H., Dorsey, J., & Mitra, N. J. (2016). Smart Canvas : Context-inferred Interpretation of Sketches for Preparatory Design Studies. Computer Graphics Forum, 35(2), 37–48. doi:10.1111/cgf.12809
AlHalawani, S., & Mitra, N. J. (2015). Congestion-Aware Warehouse Flow Analysis and Optimization. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 702–711. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-27863-6_66
Yang, Y.-L., Wang, J., & Mitra, N. J. (2015). Reforming Shapes for Material-aware Fabrication. Computer Graphics Forum, 34(5), 53–64. doi:10.1111/cgf.12696
Liu, H., Vimont, U., Wand, M., Cani, M.-P., Hahmann, S., Rohmer, D., & Mitra, N. J. (2015). Replaceable Substructures for Efficient Part-Based Modeling. Computer Graphics Forum, 34(2), 503–513. doi:10.1111/cgf.12579
AlHalawani, S., Yang, Y.-L., Wonka, P., & Mitra, N. J. (2014). What Makes London Work Like London? Computer Graphics Forum, 33(5), 157–165. doi:10.1111/cgf.12441
Bao, F., Yan, D.-M., Mitra, N. J., & Wonka, P. (2013). Generating and exploring good building layouts. ACM Transactions on Graphics, 32(4), 1. doi:10.1145/2461912.2461977
Mitra, N. J., & Pauly, M. (2009). Shadow art. ACM Transactions on Graphics, 28(5), 1. doi:10.1145/1618452.1618502