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Contact Info
Department of Computer Science
Johns Hopkins University
224 New Engineering Building
3400 North Charles St.
Baltimore, MD 21218
Fax: (410) 516-6134
E-mail:

Teaching
Recurring 600.757 Seminar in Computer Graphics
Spring 2014 600.659 Introduction to Computational Geometry
Fall 2013 600.357/457 Computer Graphics
600.658 Survey of methods in Computer Graphics
Fall 2012 600.660 FFTs in Graphics and Vision
Spring 2012 600.357/457 Computer Graphics
Fall 2011 600.657 Rendering
Spring 2011 600.357/457 Computer Graphics
Fall 2010 600.657 Mesh Processing
600.105 M&Ms: Freshman Experience
Spring 2010 600.357/457 Computer Graphics
Fall 2009 600.657 Discrete Differential Geometry
Spring 2009 600.357/457 Computer Graphics
Fall 2008 600.660 FFTs in Graphics and Vision
Spring 2008 600.758 Seminar in Computational Geometry
600.357/457 Computer Graphics
Fall 2007 600.657 The Poisson Equation in Image & Shape Processing
Spring 2007 600.357/457 Computer Graphics
Fall 2006 600.660 FFTs in Graphics and Vision
600.105 M&Ms: Freshman Experience
Spring 2006 600.357/457 Computer Graphics
October 2005 ICCV 3D Scan Matching and Registration
Fall 2005 600.659 Seminar on 3D Model Reconstruction
600.105 M&Ms: Freshman Experience
Spring 2005 600.357/457 Computer Graphics
Fall 2004 600.658 Seminar on Shape Analysis and Retrieval
August 2004 SIGGRAPH Shape-Based Retrieval and Analysis of 3D Models

Publications
Image Processing
Metric-Aware Processing of Spherical Imagery (Slides, Union Station, Source and Executables)
M. Kazhdan and H. Hoppe
SIGGRAPH Asia (2010, Vol. 29, No. 6)
A User-Assisted Approach to Visualizing Multidimensional Images
J. Lawrence, S. Arietta, M. Kazhdan, D. Lepage, and C. O'Hagan
IEEE Transactions on Visualizations and Computer Graphics (2011, Vol. 17, No. 10)
Distributed Gradient-Domain Processing of Planar and Spherical Images (Slides, WorldWide Telescope, Source and Executables)
M. Kazhdan, D. Surendran, and H. Hoppe
Transactions on Graphics (March 2010, Vol. 29, No. 14)
Streaming Multigrid for Gradient-Domain Operations on Large Images (Slides, Supplemental Images, St James, Source and Executables)
M. Kazhdan and H. Hoppe
SIGGRAPH (August 2008, Vol. 27, No. 21)
Geometry Processing
Can Mean-Curvature Flow be Modified to be Non-singular? (Supplemental Images, Slides, Source and Executables)
M. Kazhdan, J. Solomon, and M. Ben-Chen
Symposium on Geometry Processing (July 2012, Vol. 31, No. 5)
Interactive and Anisotropic Geometry Processing Using the Screened Poisson Equation (Slides, Source and Executables)
M. Chuang and M. Kazhdan
SIGGRAPH (2011, Vol. 30, No. 4)
Fast Mean-Curvature Flow via Finite-Elements Tracking (Source and Executables)
M. Chuang and M. Kazhdan
Computer Graphics Forum (2011, Vol. 30, No. 6)
SpringLS: A Deformable Model Representation to provide Interoperability between Meshes and Level Sets
B. Lucas, M. Kazhdan, and R. Taylor
MICCAI (2011, Vol. 19, No. 5)
Estimating the Laplace-Beltrami Operator by Restricting 3D Functions (Slides, Source and Executables)
M. Chuang, L. Luo, B. Brown, S. Rusinkiewicz, and M. Kazhdan
Symposium on Geometry Processing (July 2009, Vol. 28, No. 5)
Surface Reconstruction
Screened Poisson Surface Reconstruction (Slides, Source and Executables)
M. Kazhdan and H. Hoppe
Transactions on Graphics (June 2013, Vol. 32, No. 3)
Parallel Poisson Surface Reconstruction
M. Bolitho, M. Kazhdan, R. Burns, and H. Hoppe
Inernational Symposium on Visual Computing (November 2009, Vol. 5875)
Multilevel Streaming for Out-of-Core Surface Reconstruction (Slides, Source and Executables)
M. Bolitho, M. Kazhdan, R. Burns, and H. Hoppe
Symposium on Geometry Processing (July 2007)
Unconstrained Isosurface Extraction on Arbitrary Octrees (Slides, Source and Executables)
M. Kazhdan, A. Klein, K. Dalal, and H. Hoppe
Symposium on Geometry Processing (July 2007)
Poisson Surface Reconstruction (Slides, Source and Executables)
M. Kazhdan, M. Bolitho, and H. Hoppe
Symposium on Geometry Processing (June 2006)
Reconstruction of Solid Models from Oriented Point Sets (Slides, Source and Executables )
M. Kazhdan
Symposium on Geometry Processing (July 2005)
3D Model Matching
Increased Organ Sparing Using Shape-Based Treatment Plan Optimization for Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy of Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma
S. Petit, B. Wu, M. Kazhdan, A. Dekker, P. Simari, R. Kumar, R. Taylor, J. Herman, and T. McNutt
Radiotherapy and Oncology (2011. Vol. 102, No. 1)
A Statistical Approach for Achievable Dose Querying in IMRT Planning
P. Simari, B. Wu, R. Jacques, A. King, T. McNutt, R. Taylor, and M. Kazhdan
Medical Image Computing and Computer Assisted Intervention (September 2010, Vol. 13, No. 3)
Patient Geometry-Driven Information Retrieval for IMRT Treatment Plan Quality Control
B. Wu, F. Ricchetti, G. Sanguineti, M. Kazhdan, P. Simari, M. Chuang, R. Taylor, R. Jacques, and T. McNutt
Medical Physics (December 2009, Vol. 36, No. 12)
A Shape Relationship Descriptor for Radiation Therapy Planning
M. Kazhdan, P. Simari, T. McNutt, B. Wu, R. Jaques, M. Chuang, and R. Taylor
Medical Image Computing and Computer Assisted Intervention (September 2009, Vol. 12, No. 2)
An Approximate and Efficient Method for Optimal Rotation Alignment of 3D Models
M. Kazhdan
IEEE Transactions on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence (July 2007, Vol. 29, No. 7)
Shape Representations and Algorithms for 3D Model Retrieval
M. Kazhdan
Thesis, Princeton University (2004)
A Comparison of Text and Shape Matching for Retrieval of Online 3D Models
P. Min, M. Kazhdan and T. Funkhouser
European Conference on Digital Libraries (September 2004, Vol. 3232)
Shape Matching and Anisotropy (Slides, Source and Executables )
M. Kazhdan, T. Funkhouser and S. Rusinkiewicz
SIGGRAPH (August 2004, Vol. 23, No. 3)
Modeling by Example
T. Funkhouser, M. Kazhdan, P. Shilane, P. Min, W. Kiefer, A. Tal, S. Rusinkiewicz and D. Dobkin
SIGGRAPH (August 2004, Vol. 23, No. 3)
The Princeton Shape Benchmark
P. Shilane, P. Min, M. Kazhdan and T. Funkhouser
Shape Modeling International (June 2004)
Rotation Invariant Spherical Harmonic Representation of 3D Shape Descriptors (Slides)
M. Kazhdan, T. Funkhouser and S. Rusinkiewicz
Symposium on Geometry Processing (June 2003)
Early Experiences with a 3D Model Search Engine
P. Min, A. Halderman, M. Kazhdan and T. Funkhouser
Proc. Web3D Symposium (March 2003)
A Search Engine for 3D Models
T. Funkhouser, P. Min, M. Kazhdan, J. Chen, A. Halderman, D. Dobkin and D. Jacobs
ACM Transactions on Graphics (TOG) (January 2003, Vol. 22, No. 1)
Harmonic 3D Shape Matching (Slides)
M. Kazhdan and T. Funkhouser
Technical Sketch, SIGGRAPH (July 2002)
Symmetry
Closed-form Blending of Local Symmetries
D. Ghosh, N. Amenta, and M. Kazhdan
Symposium on Geometry Processing (July 2010, Vol. 29, No. 5)
Symmetry Restoration by Stretching
M. Kazhdan, N. Amenta, S. Gu, D. Wiley, and B. Hamann
Canadian Conference on Computational Geometry (August 2009)
Symmetry Descriptors and 3D Shape Matching (Slides, Executables)
M. Kazhdan, T. Funkhouser and S. Rusinkiewicz
Symposium on Geometry Processing (July 2004)
A Reflective Symmetry Descriptor for 3D Models
M. Kazhdan, B. Chazelle, D. Dobkin, T. Funkhouser, and S. Rusinkiewicz
Algorithmica (October 2003, Vol. 38, No. 1)
A Reflective Symmetry Descriptor
M. Kazhdan, B. Chazelle, D. Dobkin, A. Finkelstein, and T. Funkhouser
European Conference on Computer Vision (ECCV) (May 2002, Vol. 2351)
Geometric Retrieval
Organization of Data in Non-Convex Spatial Domains
E. Perlman, R. Burns, M. Kazhdan, R. Murphy, W. Ball, and N. Amenta
Scientific and Statistical Database Management Conference (SSDBM) (2010, Vol. 6187)
Organizing and Indexing Non-Convex Regions
E. Perlman, R. Burns, and M. Kazhdan
Demonstration Paper International Conference on Very Large Data Bases (VLDB) (2008, Vol.1, No. 2)
Non-Photorealistic Rendering
Non-Photorealistic Virtual Environments
A. Klein, W. Li, M. Kazhdan, W. Correa, A. Finkelstein, and T. Funkhouser
SIGGRAPH (2000)
Immunology
Neutrophil Deactivation by Influenza A Virus. Role of Hemagglutinin Binding to Specific Sialic Acid-Bearing Cellular Proteins
K. Hartshorn, L. Liou, M. White, M. Kazhdan, J. Tauber, and A. Tauber
Journal of Immunology (1995, Vol. 154, No. 8)
Human Neutrophil Respiratory Burst Response to Influenza A Virus Occurs at an Intracellular Location
M. Kazhdan, M. White, A. Tauber, and K. Hartshorn
Journal of Leukocyte Biology (1994, Vol. 56, No. 1)

Code and Executables
PhD Students
Fabian Prada Nino
Ayushi Sinha
Ming Chuang
Matthew Bolitho (Graduated 2009) PhD Thesis

Photos
Random iPhone pictures
Trip to Peru (January 2005)
Trip to Israel (April 2005)
Trip to Israel (August 2005)
Trip to New Hampshire (August 2005)
Trip to China (October 2005)
Trip to Israel (December 2005)
Trip to Kauai (March 2006)
Wedding (June 2006)
Trip to Israel (May-June 2007)
Trip to Yosemite (August 2007)
Trip to Spain (June-July 2007)
Trip to Costa Rica (March 2008)
Trip to Belize (August 2008)
Workshop in Banff (February 2009)
Trip to Slovenia and Croatia (July 2009)
Holiday party at the White-House (December 2009)
Snakes in the yard (May 2010)
Trip to Israel and Jordan (May 2010)
Birth of Emmett Rami Kazhdan (July 2010)
Trip to Tanzania (August 2010)
Trip to Seoul (December 2010)
Trip to St Lucia (January 2011)
Trip to Banff (August 2011)
Trip to Rio (October 2011)
Trip to Israel (October 2011)
Trip to Peru (December 2011)
Dina's wedding and trip to Israel (February 2012)
Trip to Estonia (July 2012)
Trip to the Gunks (July 2012)
Trip to Montgomery County Agricultural Fair (August 2012)
Trip to Douthat State Park (August 2012)
Trip to Old Rag Mountain (August 2012)
Trip to Raven Rocks (August 2012)
Alicia's Bat-Mitzvah and trip to Israel (October 2012)
Trip to Austin (December 2012)
Sabbatical in Israel (January-March 2013)
Sabbatical in Seattle (April-June 2013)
Walk in Great Falls (June 2013)
Trip to Acadia National Park (June 2013)
Trip to Italy (July 2013)
Trip to Israel (December 2013)
Trip to Austin (December 2013)
Trip to Puerto Rico (March 2014)
Trip to Israel (April 2014)

Messing around with panoramic photography