Gopi Meenakshisundaram (M. Gopi)

Professor of Computer Science,

Associate Dean of Student Affairs,

Donald Bren School of Information and Computer Sciences

University of California, Irvine


949 824 9498

gopi at


Resume [pdf]


My research work focuses mainly on topics related to geometry and topology motivated by

problems in computer graphics and interactive rendering. Currently, I am also working on

medical and biological image processing and visualization.


All Publications


Recent (Sample) Publications:


Surface Sampling:

Pablo Diaz-Gutierrez, Jonas Bosch, Renato PajarolaM. Gopi

Streaming Surface Sampling Using Gaussian e-nets.
The Visual Computer (Computer Graphics International Conference), 25(5-7), pp 411-421, 2009 [Paper]


Topology Processing:

Pablo Diaz-Gutierrez, David EppsteinM. Gopi
Curvature Aware Fundamental Cycles 

Computer Graphics Forum (Pacific Graphics) 2009 [Paper]


Disk Layouts for Interactive Rendering:

Behzad SajadiShan Jiang, Jae-Pil Heo, Sung-Eui Yoon, M. Gopi.
Data Management for SSDs for Large-Scale Interactive Graphics Applications
ACM SIGGRAPH Symposium on Interactive 3D Graphics and Games (I3D), 2011 [Paper]


Large Area Displays (Color Seamlessness):

Behzad Sajadi, Maxim Lazarov, Aditi Majumder, M. Gopi

Color Seamlessness in Multi-Projector Displays Using Constrained Gamut Morphing
IEEE Visualization (TVCG), 2009 [ Paper]


Novel Projector Design:

Behzad Sajadi, M. Gopi, Aditi Majumder

Edge-Guided Resolution Enhancement in Projectors via Optical Pixel Sharing
ACM Transactions on Graphics (SIGGRAPH), 2012 [Paper]



Uddipan Mukherjee , M. Gopi , Jarek Rossignac,

Immersion and Embedding of Self-Crossing Loops
EUROGRAPHICS Symp. on Sketch-Based Interfaces and Modeling, 2011. [ Paper]



Uddipan Mukherjee , M. Gopi

Tweening Boundary Curves of Non-Simple Immersions of a Disk,
ICVGIP, 2012. [Paper]


Tensor Decomposition (Volume Visualization):

Susanne K. Suter, J. A. I. Guitian, F. Marton, M. Agus, A. Elsener, C. P. E. Zollikofer, M. Gopi, E. Gobbetti, R. Pajarola

Interactive Multiscale Tensor Reconstruction for Multiresolution Volume Visualization,
IEEE Visualization, 2011. [Paper]


Biological Image Processing and Visualization:

K. Mkrtchyan, D. Singh, M. Liu, V. Reddy, A. Roy-Chowdhury, M. Gopi

Efficient cell segmentation and tracking of developing plant meristem,
IEEE International Conference on Image Processing, 2011. [Paper]


Medical Image Processing and Visualization:

Koel Das, Monica Siegenthaler, Aditi Majumder, Hans Keirstead, M. Gopi

Automated Cell Classification and Visualization for Analyzing Remyelination Therapy
The Visual Computer, 2011. [Paper]



Best Paper Award, ICVGIP 2012.

Second Best Paper Award, EUROGRAPHICS, Dublin, Ireland, 2005.

Second Best Paper Award, EUROGRAPHICS, Grenoble, France, 2004.

Excellence in Teaching Award, Division of Undergradaute Education, UCI, 2004

Link Foundation Fellow, 1999-2000

Gold Medalist, Thiagarajar College of Engineering, 1992.