Yong Li
Yong Li

Yong Li

Postdoctoral Researcher
Department of Computer Science
South China University of Technology
Email: pressure36 at gmail.com


Short Bio

Yong Li is a postdoctoral researcher at South China University of Technology. While working on his PhD, he was advised by Yotam Gingold at George Mason University. In May 2024, he was awarded “Distinguished Academic Achievement” from the Department of Computer Science at GMU. Before pursuing his PhD, he was a senior software developer at Baidu. He received his bachelor and master degree from Sun Yat-sen University in June 2013 and 2015 respectively. His research interests include geometry processing, human-computer interaction, deep learning and programming languages.


I❤️MESH: A DSL for Mesh Processing
Yong Li, Shoaib Kamil, Keenan Crane, Alec Jacobson, Yotam Gingold
ACM Transactions on Graphics (TOG) 43(5). Will be presented at SIGGRAPH Asia 2024.

Deep Sketch Vectorization via Implicit Surface Extraction
Chuan Yan, Yong Li, Deepali Aneja, Matthew Fisher, Edgar Simo-Serra, Yotam Gingold
ACM Transactions on Graphics (TOG) 43(4). Will be presented at SIGGRAPH 2024.
Project page | Paper

H❤️rtDown: Document Processor for Executable Linear Algebra Papers
Yong Li, Shoaib Kamil, Alec Jacobson, Yotam Gingold
ACM SIGGRAPH Asia 2022 (Conference Paper)
Project page | Paper

I❤️LA: Compilable Markdown for Linear Algebra
Yong Li, Shoaib Kamil, Alec Jacobson, Yotam Gingold
ACM Transactions on Graphics (TOG) 40(6). Presented at SIGGRAPH Asia 2021.
Rethinking ML Papers - ICLR 2021 Workshop (oral presentation and exhibit)
Project page | Paper

Work Experience

Research Intern mentored by Shoaib Kamil
May. - Aug. 2022
May. - Aug. 2021

Senior Software Developer
May. 2015 - Aug. 2019

Academic Activities

Co-Mentor at the Summer Geometry Initiative (SGI) at MIT
I❤️LA convex optimization cookbook
Mentors: Alec Jacobson, Yotam Gingold and Yong Li
Aug. 2022

Visiting the Geometry Collective at CMU, mentored by Keenan Crane
May. - Aug. 2022

Talk at Toronto Geometry Colloquium
"I❤️LA: Compilable Markdown for Linear Algebra"
Nov. 2021