Rinat Abdrashitov

Status: PhD student

Email: rinat[at]dgp.toronto.edu

Office: BA 5194, 40 St. George Street.

CV: Resume.pdf [2017]

About Me

I am a PhD student in Computer Science at the University of Toronto, working in the DGP lab under sepervision of Prof. Karan Singh. I received my Bachelor of Science in Computer Science in 2012 and Master of Science in 2015 under supervision of Prof. Karan Singh and Prof. Ravin Balakrishnan.

I also previoulsy worked at Xtreme  Labs as a mobile app developer, Adobe Research and Conceptualiz Inc. Currently I am working as an R&D engineer at SideFx.


Interactive Exploration and Refinement of Facial Expression using Manifold Learning

Rinat Abdrashitov, Fanny Chevalier, Karan Singh (UIST 2020)

A System for Efficient 3D-Printed Stop-Motion Face Animation

Rinat Abdrashitov, Alec Jacobson, Karan Singh (Siggraph 2020)

[PDF]  [Project page]

Interactive Shape Modeling using a Skeleton-Mesh Co-Representation

J. Andreas Bærentzen, Rinat Abdrashitov, Karan Singh. (SIGGRAPH 2014)

[PDF]  [Project page]

Mosaic: Sketch-Based Interface for Creating Digital Decorative Mosaics.

Rinat Abdrashitov, Emilie Guy, J. Yao, Karan Singh. Sketch-Based Interfaces and Modeling, 2014

Best Paper Award



Topo Transfer - Part of SideFx Houdini Software. Allows for Non-Rigid Registration between differenet meshes.


Ossa 3D - First App For Pre Planning Orthopedic Surgeries.

[App Store]  


System and Method for Interactive 3D Modelling of Surgical Implants

Richard Hurley, Rinat Abdrashitov, Karan Singh, Ravin Balakrishnan, James McCrae

(US Patent filed 2015).