Research Areas

Applied Mathematics


2021 PhD (Computer Science and Technology), Tsinghua University

2015 BSc (Software Engineering), Huazhong University of Science and Technology

2020/01–2020/03 Visiting PhD Student at School of Computer Science and Informatics, Cardiff University, UK (With Prof. Yu-Kun Lai)


2022/07 & 2023/07 Postdoctoral Scholar Teaching Award, Qiuzhen College, Tsinghua University.

2016/09 Tung OOCL Scholarship, Tsinghua University.

2015/06 Outstanding Graduate Award, Huazhong University of Science and Technology.

2012/12 & 2014/12 Merit Student Award, Huazhong University of Science and Technology.

2013/11 National Endeavor Scholarship

2012/11 National Scholarship

2018/08–2018/12 Intern at Tencent AI Lab, selected by Tencent's Rhino-Bird Elite Talent Program


1. Xu, S. Z., Liu, T. Q., Liu, J. H., Zollmann, S., & Zhang, S. H. (2022). Making Resets away from Targets: POI aware Redirected Walking. IEEE Transactions on Visualization & Computer Graphics, 28(11), 3778-3787.

2. Xu, S. Z., Liu, J. H., Wang, M., Zhang, F. L. and Zhang, S. H. (2023). Multi-User Redirected Walking in Separate Physical Spaces for Online VR Scenarios. IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics, doi: 10.1109/TVCG.2023.3251648.

3. Xu, S. Z., Lv, T., He, G., Chen, C. H., Zhang, F. L., & Zhang, S. H. (2022, March). Optimal Pose Guided Redirected Walking with Pose Score Precomputation. In 2022 IEEE Conference on Virtual Reality and 3D User Interfaces (VR) (pp. 655-663). IEEE.

4. Xu, S. Z., & Lai, Y. K. (2020, October). Simultaneous Multi Attribute Image to Image Translation Using Parallel Latent Transform Networks. In Computer Graphics Forum (Vol. 39, No. 7, pp. 531-542).

5. Xu, S. Z., Hu, J., Wang, M., Mu, T. J., & Hu, S. M. (2018, October). Deep video stabilization using adversarial networks. In Computer Graphics Forum (Vol. 37, No. 7, pp. 267-276).

6. Xu, S. Z., Huang, H. Z., Zhang, F. L., & Zhang, S. H. (2021). FaceShapeGene: a disentangled shape representation for flexible face image editing. Graphics and Visual Computing, 4, 200023.

7. Chen, K., Wang, Y., Zhang, S. H., Xu, S. Z., Zhang, W., & Hu, S. M. (2021). MoCap-Solver: A neural solver for optical motion capture data. ACM Transactions on Graphics (TOG), 40(4), 1-11.

8. Huang, H. Z., Xu, S. Z., Cai, J. X., Liu, W., & Hu, S. M. (2019). Temporally coherent video harmonization using adversarial networks. IEEE Transactions on Image Processing, 29, 214-224.

9. Fan, C. W., Xu, S. Z., Yu, P., Zhang, F. L., & Zhang, S. H. (2023). Redirected Walking Based on Historical User Walking Data. In IEEE Conference Virtual Reality and 3D User Interfaces (VR), Shanghai, China, 2023, pp. 53-62, doi: 10.1109/VR55154.2023.00021.