Chao Du

Chao Du

I am a graduate student in Computer Science Department of the University of Kentucky, supervised by Dr. Ruigang Yang.
I got B.Sc. degree from Hefei University of Technology in 2009 and M.Eng. degree from Beihang University in 2012.

Research Interests

My work focuses on image processing, augmented reality and related computer vision and graphics topics.


  • Dynamic Non-Rigid Objects reconstruction with a Single RGB-D Sensor
    Sen Wang, Xinxin Zuo, Chao Du, Runxiao Wang, Jiangbin Zheng, and Ruigang Yang, Sensors 18, no. 3 (2018): 886
  • Edge Snapping-based Depth Enhancement for Dynamic Occlusion Handling in Augmented Reality pdf video
    Chao Du*, Yen-Lin Chen*, Mao Ye, Liu Ren, ISMAR 2016 (*equal contribution)
  • Interactive Visual Hull Refinement for Specular and Transparent Object Surface Reconstruction pdf
    Xinxin Zuo, Chao Du, Sen Wang, Jiangbin Zheng, and Ruigang Yang, ICCV (2015)
  • Real-time Simultaneous Pose and Shape Estimation for Articulated Objects Using a Single Depth Camera
    Mao Ye, Yang Shen, Chao Du, Zhigeng Pan and Ruigang Yang, Accepted to TPAMI
  • Injecting structured data to generative topic model in enterprise settings pdf
    Han Xiao, Xiaojie Wang, and Chao Du, Advances in Machine Learning. Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 2009. 382-395


  • Systems and methods for dynamic occlusion handling. M Ye, Y Chen, L Ren, C Du. US Patent App. 15/633,221, 2017.
  • A Method for Extracting Video Scene Layers Using Image Depth Analysis. No. 201010257401.7, 2010

Work Experience

  • Software Engineering Intern at Google, Seattle, 05/2018 - 08/2018
    Worked on real-time spacetime stereo system.
  • Augmented Reality Research Intern at Bosch, Palo Alto, 05/2015 - 12/2015
    Worked on creating a wearable AR system using depth data and solve associated problems.
  • Software Development Engineer Intern at Adobe, Beijing, 07/2010 - 12/2011
    Worked on transfering wide-angle lens image correction and delivered within Photoshop CS6.
  • Research Assistant, Vis Center, University of Kentucky, 2014 - present
  • State Key Lab of Virtual Reality System Technology, Beihang University, 2009 - 2010


  • TA, CS485G section 002 iOS Programming (course website, spring 2017)
  • TA, CS216 Introduction to Software Engineering (with Mr. David Brown, spring 2014)
  • TA, CS221 First Course in Computer Science for Engineers (with Mr. Paul Piwowarski, spring 2013)
  • TA, CS115 Introduction to Computer Programming (with Dr. Debby Keen , fall 2012, fall 2013)