Duan Gao (高端)

I am a fourth-year Ph.D. student at Tsinghua University, advised by Prof. Kun Xu. I received my bachelor degree from Department of Computer Science and Technology, Nanjing University in 2017.

My research interests include: appearance modeling, physically-based rendering and real-time rendering.


Deferred Neural Lighting: Free-viewpoint Relighting from Unstructured Photographs

Duan Gao,   Guojun Chen,   Yue Dong,   Pieter Peers,   Kun Xu,   Xin Tong

ACM Transactions on Graphics (Proceedings of SIGGRAPH Asia 2020)

Deep Inverse Rendering for High-resolution SVBRDF Estimation from an Arbitrary Number of Images

Duan Gao*,   Xiao Li*,   Yue Dong,   Pieter Peers,   Kun Xu,   Xin Tong (* Equal contribution)

ACM Transactions on Graphics (Proceedings of SIGGRAPH 2019)



Elegans Renderer
(Coming soon)

Physically based renderer.

Smoke Simulation

Smoke simulation based on the paper “Visual Simulation of Smoke“

Face Relighting

3D face reconstruction from a single image and face relighting.“

BlueNoise Generator

Generate blue noise image.


Toy projects: knitting by code.


Program languages : C/C++, Python, Java, OpenGL

Software : Git, LaTex, TensorFlow

Hobbies: : Reading, playing badminton