Hongyi Xu

Senior Research Scientist

Brandschenkestrasse 110, 8002 Zürich

Email: hongyixu@google.com


I am currently a Senior Research Scientist at Google Research. Before that, I was a Postdoctoral Research Associate at Disney Research Zurich, at the Computational Design and Manufacturing group led by Moritz Bächer. I graduated with the Ph.D. degree at Computer Science Department of University of Southern California in August 2017, under supervision of Prof. Jernej Barbič . Before that, I graduated with the B. Eng degree from Computer Science and Technology Department in Zhejiang University, China in 2012.

My research interests are in computer graphics/vision, physically based animation, 3d human modeling and reconstruction, computational robotics, contact and interactive physics.


2012.08-2017.08 2008.09-2012.06