Dorian Chan
Blog
Medium
Resume

Selected Writing

SUMMER 2018
Fishing dreams of electric fish
reflections on the water
SPRING 2018
The Curse of Grading
balancing ease of grading with fair exams
WINTER 2017
Blade Runner 2049 - an analysis
taking a closer look at my favorite movie
SUMMER 2017
Fishoak
a Bay Area fishing resource

Teaching

SPRING 2019
CS 184: Computer Graphics
University of California, Berkeley
FALL 2018
CS 161: Computer Security
University of California, Berkeley
FALL 2017 - SPRING 2018
CS 61B: Data Structures and Algorithms
University of California, Berkeley

Research

FALL 2017 - SPRING 2018
Approximate svBRDF Estimation From Mobile Phone Video
EGSR 2018 - Dr. Rachel Albert, Prof. James O'Brien
FALL 2018 - PRESENT
Optimization-based HDR Tonemapping
Prof. James O'Brien
FALL 2017 - SPRING 2019
Vision Correcting Displays
Prof. Brian Barsky
FALL 2017
Brain Computer Interface for Virtual Reality
NER'19 - Dr. Reza Abbasi-Asl, Mohammad Keshavarzi

Projects

FALL 2018
Style Transfer and Artistic Generation Via Texture Synthesis
artist-focused style transfer
SPRING 2017
Advanced Poisson Panoramas
fast Poisson-based techniques for panorama stitching
SPRING 2017
Sphere Mesh Modeling
using spheres to simplify triangular meshes
SUMMER 2017
Lava Lamp Simulator
using smoothed particle hydrodynamics to create a virtual lava lamp
FALL 2016
Ray Tracer
simulating the world as rays cast from the camera
SPRING 2018
Prismize
connecting strangers across the world

Work

SUMMER 2018
Apple Video Apps Engineering Intern
implemented state-of-the-art computer graphics algorithms
SUMMER 2017
Naehas Software Engineering Intern
developed a SQL-based scheduling system for recurring jobs
SUMMER 2016
W2BI Research and Development Intern
developed machine learning techniques to detect phone defects