I am a postdoctoral researcher in Igarashi Laboratory at The University of Tokyo, working with Prof. Takeo Igarashi.

My research forces on Graphics and Deep Learning for 3D and sketch-related applications, such as sketch-based 3D shape retrieval, editing, segmentation.


Working Experience

University of Tokyo
Postdoctoral Researcher
Advisor: Prof. Takeo Igarashi
Nov. 2021 - Now
Samsung Electronics, UK
Assistant Engineer
Advisor: Dr. Mete Ozay
Jan. 2020 - July 2020

Education Background

University of Surrey (UoS)
Ph.D. in Computer Science, SketchX Lab
Supervisor: Prof. Yi-Zhe Song, Dr. Yulia Gryaditskaya
                   Prof. Tao Xiang
*Transfer from QMUL to UoS with supervisors
Apr. 2019 - Oct. 2021
Queen Mary University of London (QMUL)
Ph.D. in Computer Science, SketchX Lab
Supervisor: Prof. Yi-Zhe Song, Prof. Tao Xiang
Sept. 2017 - Apr. 2019
Queen Mary University of London (QMUL)
B.Sc (Hons) in Telecommunications Engineering with Management
Sept. 2013 - Jun. 2017
Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications (BUPT)
B.Sc in Telecommunications Engineering with Management
Sept. 2013 - Jun. 2017
  • One Sketch for All: One-Shot Personalized Sketch Segmentation
    Anran Qi, Yulia Gryaditskaya, Tao Xiang and Yi-Zhe Song
    IEEE Transactions on Image Processing (TIP), 2022
    [PDF


  • How Far Can I Go?: A Self-Supervised Approach for Deterministic Video Depth Forecasting
    Sauradip Nag*, Nisarg A Shah*, Anran Qi* and Raghavendra Ramachandras
    IML4AD Workshop in Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems (NIPSW), 2021
    [PDF]  


  • Towards Fine-Grained Sketch-Based 3D Shape Retrieval
    Anran Qi, Yulia Gryaditskaya, Jifei Song, Yongxin Yang, Yonggang Qi, Timothy M. Hospedales, Tao Xiang and Yi-Zhe Song
    IEEE Transactions on Image Processing (TIP), 2021 
    [PDF]  


  • Semantic Embedding for Sketch-Based 3D Shape Retrieval
    Anran Qi, Yi-Zhe Song and Tao Xiang
    British Machine Vision Conference (BMVC), 2018 
    [PDF]  


  • Multimedia System, Queen Mary Univerisity of London 2018