Mathieu Desbrun

Carl F Braun Professor of Computing and Mathematical Sciences

Degrees and Appointments

M.Eng., National Engineering School of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics (Grenoble), 1994; M.S., University of Grenoble, 1994; Ph.D., National Polytechnic Institute of Grenoble, 1997. Visiting Associate, Caltech, 2000-04; Associate Professor, 2004-09; Professor, 2009-13; Miles Professor, 2013-16; Braun Professor, 2017-; Director of Information Science and Technology, 2009-12; Director of Computing and Mathematical Sciences, 2009-14; Executive Officer for Computing and Mathematical Sciences, 2014-15.


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301 Annenberg IST Center, MC 305-16, Pasadena, CA 91125


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Research Group
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Research Overview

Applied geometry (geometry processing and computer graphics); Discrete differential modeling (differential, yet readily-discretizable tools for computational modeling).

List of Research Areas

Geometry processing, geometric mechanics, computer graphics, computational science

Department of Computing + Mathematical Sciences