软件学院

School Of Software

Introduction:

CHEN, Li

Associate Professor

Institute of CG&CAD, School of Software, Tsinghua University

Email: chenlee@tsinghua.edu.cn


Education background:

1993.03 ~ 1996.12 State Key Lab. of CAD&CG, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, Ph.D.

1991.09 ~ 1993.02 Northwestern Polytechnical University, Xian, Graduate Student

1987.09 ~ 1991.07 Northwestern Polytechnical University, Xian, Undergraduate Student


Experience:

Dec. 2006 ~ present: Associate Professor. School of Software, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China

June 2005 ~ Nov. 2006: Researcher. The University of Tokyo, Japan

March 2000 ~ May 2005:Researcher. Research Organization for Information Science & Technology Tokyo, Japan

Dec. 1999 ~ Feb. 2000: Associate Professor. State Key Lab of CAD&CG, Zhejiang University Hangzhou, China

March 1997 ~ Nov. 1999: Lecturer .State Key Lab of CAD&CG, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China


Areas of Research Interests/ Research Projects:

Scientific Visualization, Medical Visualization

Information Visualization, Visual Data Mining, Visual Analytics

Computer Graphics

Parallel Algorithms, Distributed Computing, Grid Computing

Mesh Generation, CAE Software


Research Status:

On-going funding projects

NSFC-JST Key Joint Funding Project (Project No.:51021140004) “R&D of Massive Numerical Simulation System for Earthquake Disaster” Principal Investigator(2010.01 ~2012.12)

863 Key Project (Project No.:2010AA186002) " Optimal Design System for Craniomaxillofacial Surgery" Co-Principal Investigator(2009.12 ~2011.12)

IBM China Research Laboratory Joint Project (Project No.:JLP200806013-4) "High-quality 3D Visualization and Analysis System for Water Pollution" Principal Investigator(2008.07 ~2009.6)

Key Project Supported by National Natural Science Foundation of China(Project No.:90715043)“Key Techniques on Integrated Numerical Simulation Platform for Deconstruction Process of Large-scale Constructs in Disasters” Co-Principal Investigator(2008.01 ~2011.12)

Past Projects (~ 2007)

June 2005 ~ Nov. 2006: “Revolutionary Simulation Software” Sponsored by Ministry of Education, Culture, Sport, Science and Technology, Japan (“next-generation IT program” project) Researcher (responsible for R&D on image processing, visualization and data mining)

April 2003 ~ May 2005: Frontier Simulation Software for Industrial Science Supported by Ministry of Education, Culture, Sport, Science and Technology, Japan (One of E-Japan Projects) Researcher (responsible for R&D on high performance computing middleware)

March 2000 ~ March, 2003 :Multi-Purpose Parallel FEM System for Solid Earth on Earth Simulator Supported by Science and Technology Agency of Japan Researcher (responsible for R&D on large-scale parallel visualization)

Jan. 1997 ~ Dec. 1999: Studies on Texture-based 3D Vector Field Visualization Techniques Supported by National Natural Science Foundation of China Principal Investigator

Jan. 1997 ~ Dec. 1999: Image Synthesis of Multi-dimensional Information Supported by Sino-Japan Cooperation Project Research Assistant

Jan.1994 ~ July,1995: Visualization of 3D Flow Fields Supported by State Key Lab. of CAD&CG Open Program Principal Investigator

Sept. 1990 ~ Dec,1992: Computer Graphics Generation on Flight Simulator Supported by Aviation Science Foundation of China

Research Assistant


Academic Achievement:

Books

[1] “3D Vector Field Visualization” (in Chinese), Chapter 6 (pp. 153-176) of the book “3D Data Visualization”, written by Zesheng Tang, et al., Tsinghua University Publisher, Beijing, Dec. 1999, ISBN 7-302-03752-3.

[2] “Large-Scale Parallel Visualization” (in Japanese), Chapter 6 (pp. 75-90) of the book “Parallel Finite Element Analysis I: Cluster Computing”, Hiroshi Okuda, Kengo Nakajima, et al.(eds.), Bifukan Publisher, Tokyo, July 2004, ISBN4-563-06738-5 C3053.

[3] “Scientific Visualization” (in Chinese), Chapter 13 of the book “Computer Graphics”, eds. Rongxi Tang, Jiaye Wang, Qunsheng Peng.

Papers

[1] Li Chen, and Hiroshi Okuda, “High Performance Parallel Visualization Library for Various Simulation Environments”, International Journal of Computational Methods,Vol. 5, No. 2, 273-287, 2008.

[2] Li Chen, and Issei Fujishiro, “Optimizing Parallel Performance of Streamline Visualization for Large Distributed Flow Datasets”, IEEE VGTC Pacific Visualization Symposium 2008, Kyoto, Japan, pp. 87-94, 2008

[3] Li Chen, and Issei Fujishiro, “Optimization Strategies Using Hybrid MPI+OpenMP Parallelization for Large-Scale Data Visualization on Earth Simulator”, IWOMP 2007, LNCS 4935, pp. 112–124, 2008.

[4] Li Chen, Issei Fujsihiro, and Kengo Nakajima, “Optimizing Parallel Performance of Unstructured Volume Rendering for the Earth Simulator”, Parallel Computing, Vol. 29, No. 3, 355-371, 2003.

[5] Li Chen, Issei Fujishiro, and Kengo Nakajima, “Parallel Visualization of Large-Scale Unstructured Geophysical Data for the Earth Simulator”, Journal of Pure and Applied Geophysics, Vol. 161, No. 11-12, 2245-2263, 2004.

[6] Takashi Furumura and Li Chen, “Large Scale Parallel Simulation and Visualization of 3D Seismic Wave Field Using the Earth Simulator”, Journal of Computer Modeling in Engineering & Sciences. Vol. 6, No. 2, 153-168, 2004

[7] Takashi Furumura and Li Chen, “Visualization of Seismic Wave Propagation from Recent Damaging Earthquakes in Japan: Dense Array Observations and Parallel Simulations Using the Earth Simulator”, Parallel Computing, Vol. 31, No. 2, 149-165, FEB 2005

[8] Issei Fujishiro, Li Chen,Yuriko Takeshima, Hiroko Nakamura, and Yusuko Suzuki, “Parallel Visualization of Gigabyte Datasets in GeoFEM”, Journal of Concurrency and Computation: Practice and Experience. Vol. 14, No. 6-7, 521-530,2002.

[9] Hiroshi Okuda, Kengo Nakajima, Mikio Iizuka, Li Chen, and Hisashi Nakamura, “Parallel Finite Element Analysis Platform for the Earth Simulator: GeoFEM”, Lecture Notes in Computer Science 2659, Springer-Verlag, 773-780 2003. Also accepted by Elsevier science Journal of Future Generation Computer Systems.

[10] Hujun Bao, Li Chen, Jianguo Ying, and Qunsheng Peng, “Nonlinear View Interpolation”. Journal of Visualization and Computer Animation, Vol. 10, No. 4, 233-241, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., 1999.

[11] Yasuko Suzuki, Issei Fujishiro and Li Chen, “Selective 3D LIC Volume Rendering Based on Significance Map and Streamline Illumination Model”, The Journal of the Institute of Image Electronics Engineers of Japan, Vol. 30, No. 4, 379-387, 2001.

[12] Nakajima, K. and Chen, L. Parallel visualization method for large-scale distributed data sets in scientific simulations with background voxels (in Japanese), IPSJ SIG Technical Reports, 2006-HPC-107, 91-96.

[13] Li Chen, Issei Fujishiro and Qunsheng Peng, “Fast LIC Image Generation Based on Significance Map”. In M. Valero, K. Joe, et al. (eds.) Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Springer-Verlag, 2000, No. 1940 (Proceedings of The Third International Symposium on High Performance Computing. October, 2000, Tokyo.)

[14] Li Chen, and Hiroshi Okuda, “Optimizing Parallel Visualization Performance for Different Grid Types”, In Proceedings of The tenth conference on Computational Engineering and science, Osaka, Japan, June, 2006, 661-662.

[15] Kengo Nakajima, and Li Chen, “Parallel Simplification Method for Visualization of Large-scale Distributed Data Sets in Scientific Simulation with Unstructured Meshes”, In Proceedings of The tenth conference on Computational Engineering and science, Osaka, Japan, June, 2006, 663-664.

[16] Li Chen, Hiroshi Okuda, “Earth Simulator Oriented High Performance Visualization Library”, In Proceedings of JSME 18th Computational Mechanics Conference, Nov. 2005, Japan, 241-242.

[17] Li Chen, and Kengo Nakajima, “Parallel Dynamic Load Balancing for Large-Scale Adaptive Mesh”, In Proceedings of The tenth conference on Computational Engineering and science, Tokyo, Japan, June, 2005

[18] Li Chen, Issei Fujishiro, and Kengo Nakajima, “Detail-Preserving Resampling for Parallel Volume Rendering Large Unstructured Data on Earth Simulator”, In Proceedings of The 7th IASTED International Conference on Computer Graphics and Imaging, Kauai, Hawaii, USA, August, 242-247, 2004.

[19] Li Chen, Issei Fujishiro, and Kengo Nakajima, “High Performance Parallel Visualization Library for HPC-MW”, In Proceedings of The ninth conference on Computational Engineering and science, Tokyo, Japan, May, 2004, 863-866.

[20] Li Chen, Kengo Nakajima and Issei Fujishiro, “Parallel Computational Steering Using MxN Communication Model on HPC-MW”, In Proceedings of The ninth conference on Computational Engineering and science, Tokyo, Japan, May, 2004, 867-868.

[21] Li Chen, Issei Fujishiro, and Kengo Nakajima, "Towards Larger Scale, Higher Grid Complexity and Better Speedup Performance ― Parallel Volume Rendering Strategies on Earth Simulator", SIAM 11th Conference on Parallel Processing for Scientific Computing (PP04), MS33: High-performance computing strategies for large-scale scientific data visualization, San Francisco, CA, Feb. 2004.

[22] Li Chen, Issei Fujishiro, and Kengo Nakajima, “Large-Scale Parallel Visualization on Earth Simulator”, In Proceedings of JSME 16th Computational Mechanics Conference, Nov. 2003, Kobe, Japan, 989-991.

[23] Li Chen, Issei Fujishiro, and Kengo Nakajima, “Comparative Study on Parallel Visualization Strategies for Different Platforms”, In Proceedings of the 8th conference on Computational Engineering and science, vol. 8, No, 2, 2003 May, Tokyo, 715-718.

[24] Yusuko Suzuki, Issei Fujishiro, Li Chen, and Nakamura, H., "Hardware-accelerated selective volume rendering of 3D LIC textures", In Proceedings of IEEE Visualization 2002, Boston, 485-488, Oct. 2002.

[25] Li Chen, Issei Fujsihiro, and Kengo Nakajima, "Parallel Performance Optimization of Large-Scale Unstructured Data Visualization for the Earth Simulator”, In Proceedings of Fourth Eurographics Workshop on Parallel Graphics and Visualization, (Blaubeuren, Germany, 2002) 133-140, 2003.

[26] Li Chen, Issei Fujishiro, Yuriko Takeshima, Kengo Nakajima, Mikio Iizuka, “Parallel Visualization for Earthquake Simulation in GeoFEM”, In Proceedings of the 7th conference on Computational Engineering and science, vol. 7, No, 2, 2002 May, Tokyo, 631- 634.

[27] Issei Fujishiro, Li Chen, Yuriko Takeshima, and Hiroko Nakamura, “Parallel Visualization in GeoFEM: Basic Strategy and Results”, In Proceedings of the 7th conference on Computational Engineering and science, vol. 7, No, 2, 2002 May, Tokyo, 607-610.

[28] Li Chen, Issei Fujishiro, Kengo Nakajima, “Parallel Visualization of Large-Scale datasets for the Earth Simulator”, Proceedings of The 3rd ACES International Workshop, May 5-10, 2002, Hawaii, USA.

[29] Li Chen, Issei Fujishiro and Yasuko Suzuki, “Comprehensible volume LIC rendering based on 3D significance map”, In Proceedings of SPIE Conference on Visualization and Data Analysis’02, San Jose, January, 2002.

[30] Li Chen and Qunsheng Peng, “Simulation and Display of 3D Flow Fields by an Improved Texture-based Method”. In Proceedings of The Fourth International Conference on System Simulation and Scientific Computing, Oct. 19-21, 1999, Beijing.

[31] Li Chen and Qunsheng Peng, “Importance Driven Texture-based Vector Field Visualization”. In Proceedings of The Sixth International Conference on CAD&CG’99, December 1-5, 1999, Shanghai.

[32] Li Chen and Qunsheng Peng, “Animating Texture-based Images in Visualizing Curvilinear Irregular Vector Fields”, Chinese Journal of Advanced Software Research, Vol. 6, No. 1, 1999.

[33] Hujun Bao, Li Chen, and Qunsheng Peng, “Anti-aliasing for Animation Sequences Based on the Warping Technique of Range Images”, ACTA Simulata Systematica Sinica(in Chinese), Vol. 10, No.6, 12-17, 1998.

[34] Li Chen and Qunsheng Peng, “Sampling Flow Fields Based on Fractal Analysis”, Chinese Journal of Computers, Vol. 20, No. 7, 616-622, 1997.

[35] Li Chen, Honghui Guo, and Qunsheng Peng, “Visualizing 3D Vector Fields by Convolution on Deformable Parametric Domains”, Chinese Journal of Computers, Vol.19, No.9(suppl.), 53-59, 1996.

[36] Honghui Guo, Li Chen, and Qunsheng Peng, “Model-guided Classification of Medical Volume Data”, Chinese Journal of Computers, Vol.19, No. 9(suppl.), 45-52, 1996.

[37] Li Chen and Qunsheng Peng, “Rapid Section Rendering of 3D Flow Fields”, Journal of Zhejiang University (in Chinese),Vol. 31, No.3, 313-320, 1997.

[38] Li Chen and Qunsheng Peng, “Data Organization in Visualizing 3D Flow Fields”, Computer Engineering( in Chinese), Vol. 22, No. 3, 116-121, 1996.

[39] Li Chen and Qunsheng Peng, “Tetrahedralization Techniques in Visualizing 3D Flow Fields”, In Proceedings of The Fourth Asian Symposium on Visualization. International Academic Publishers, Beijing, China, 395-400, 1996.

[40] Li Chen and Qunsheng Peng, “Accelerated Sectioning Techniques in Visualizing 3D Irregular Data Fields”, In Proceedings of The Fourth Asian Symposium on Visualization. International Academic Publishers, Beijing, China, 401-406, 1996.

[41] Tao Hong, Hua Cao, Li Chen, et al. “Visual Simulation of Mountainous Terrain and Clouds Using Fractal Theory for a Flight Simulator”, Journal of Northwestern Polytechnical University (in Chinese), Vol. 13, No. 4, 576-580, 1995.