Qi Sun is an Assistant Professor of the Center for the Urban Science and Progress (CUSP), join with the Computer Science and Engineering department. He earned a doctoral degree in Computer Science from Stony Brook University in 2018.
His research bridges computer graphics, VR/AR, (human/computer) vision, and optical engineering. Beyond academic publications, it has also been demonstrated to hundreds of users, attracted major media reports, won an IEEE VR best dissertation award, and transferred to large commercial software systems.
Before joining NYU Tandon, Qi Sun worked as a research scientist at Adobe, and he holds multiple patents.