Paul Zhang

  • Program Years: 2018-2022
  • Academic Institution: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Field of Study: Geometric Data Processing
  • Academic Advisor: Justin Solomon
  • Practicum(s):
    Sandia National Laboratories, New Mexico (2019)
  • Degree(s):
    B.S. Computer Science, California Institute of Technology, 2015

Current Status


Paul Zhang, Judy Chiang, Cynthia Liu, Klara Mundilova.
Local Decomposition of Hexahedral Singular Nodes into Singular Curves. SIAM 30th International Meshing Roundtable 2022

Junyi Zhu, Jackson C Snowden, Joshua Verdejo, Emily Chen, Paul Zhang, Hamid Ghaednia, Dr Joseph H Schwab, Stefanie Mueller.
EIT-kit Demo: An Electrical Impedance Tomography Toolkit for Health and Motion Sensing. UIST 2021

Zoe Marschner, Paul Zhang, David Palmer, Justin Solomon.
Sum of Squares Geometry Processing. Siggraph Asia 2021

Lingxiao Li, Paul Zhang, Dmitriy Smirnov, Mazdak Abulnaga, Justin Solomon.
Interactive All-Hex Meshing via Cuboid Decomposition. Siggraph Asia 2021

Paul Zhang, Daryl Deford, Justin Solomon.
Medial Axis Isoperimetric Profiles. Eurographics Symposium on Geometry Processing 2020.

Zoe Marschner, David Palmer, Paul Zhang, Justin Solomon.
Hexahedral Mesh Repair via Sum-of-Squares Relaxation. Eurographics Symposium on Geometry Processing 2020.

Paul Zhang, Josh Vehkter, Ed Chien, David Bommes, Etienne Vouga, Justin Solomon.
Octahedral Frames for Feature-Aligned Cross-Fields. ACM Trans. Graph. 2020.

Heng Liu, Paul Zhang, Edward Chien, Justin Solomon, and David Bommes. 2018. Singularity-constrained octahedral fields for hexahedral meshing. ACM Trans. Graph. 37, 4, Article 93 (July 2018), 17 pages. DOI:

Zhang Paul and Matsumoto Ryutaroh
Quantum Strongly Secure Ramp Secret Sharing


Graduated from Caltech with Honors.
Axline Scholarship 2013-2014
McLean Brothers Scholarship 2013-2014
Stata Presidential Scholarship 2017-2018
ProjX Award recipient 2017
Mathworks Fellowship 2019