Madhusudhanan Srinivasan

Madhusudhanan Srinivasan, Ph.D.

Scientific Lead


  • Interactive 3D Graphics Applications.
  • HPC Visualization.
  • 3D Software Development.
  • Information Visualization on Tiled Display Environments.

Selected Publications

  • Query-driven Parallel Exploration of Large Datasets. Atanas Atanasov, Madhusudhanan Srinivasan, Tobias Weinzierl, In proceedings of IEEE Symposium on Large-Scale Data Analysis and Visualization, Seattle, WA (2012).
  • Semi-automatic end-user tools for construction for avatar behaviors. Madhusudhanan Srinivasan and Ronald A. Metoyer, In proceedings of the 16th International Conference on 3D Web Technology ( Web3D'11 ).  ACM, New York, USA, 121-128.
  • Acquisition of stereo panoramas for display in VR environments.  Richard A. Ainsworth, Daniel J. Sandin, Jurgen P. Schulze, Andrew Prudhomme, Thomas A. DeFanti and Madhusudhanan Srinivasan, Proc.  SPIE 7864, 786416 ( 2011 ).
  • Towards A Digital Makkah.  Using Immersive 3D Environments To Train And Prepare Pilgrims.  Jens Schneider, Dina Garatly, Madhusudhanan Srinivasan, Stephen Guy & Sean Curtis.  King Abdullah University Of Science And Technology, Kingdom Of Saudi Arabia & University Of North Carolina, USA.
  • The Future of the CAVE.  DeFanti, T.A., Acevedo, D., Ainsworth, R.A., Brown, M.D., Cutchin, S., Dawe, G., Doerr, K., Jhonson, A.E., Knox, C. Kooima, R., Kuester, F.Leigh, J., Long, L, Otto, P., Petrovic, V., Ponto, K., Prudhomme, A., Rao, R., Renambot, L., Sandin, D.J., Schulze, J.P., Smarr, L., Srinivasan, M., Weber, P., Wickham, G. Central European Journal of Engineering 2011, pages 16-37.
  • Controllable real-time locomotion using mobility maps.  Madhusudhanan Srinivasan, Ronald A. Metoyer, and Eric N. Mortensen.  In Proceedings of Graphics Interface 2005 ( GI '05 ).  Canadian Human-Computer Communications Society, School of Computer Science, University of Waterloo, Waterloo Ontario, Canada, 51-59.
  • A Data-Driven Model of Pedestrian Movement.  3rd International conference on Pedestrian and Evacuation Dynamics.  Casburn, L., Srinivasan M., Metoyer, R., and Quinn, m. Vienna, Austria. pp. 189-200.
  • A Tangible Interface for High-Level Direction of Multiple Animated Characters.  Metoyer, R. A., Xu, L.  & Srinivasan, M.  In Proceedings of Graphics Interface 2003, pp.  167-176.
  • A Responsiveness Metric for Controllable Characters.  M. Srinivasan and R. Metoyer, School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Oregon State University, technical Report #CS05-50-01.

Education Profile

  • 1997-2001:  B.Eng. Computer Science and Engineering, Baroda University, India.
  • 2001-2004:  M.S Computer Science, Oregon State University, U.S.A.
  • 2004-2008:  Ph.D. Computer Science (3D Graphics & Animation), Oregon State University, U.S.A.​

Professional Profile

  • 2009-Present: Visualization and CG Research Scientist, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia.
  • 2008-2009: LAIKA Animation Studios, Oregon.
  • 2006-2007: Google Research.
  • 2001-2008: Research Assistant, NVIDIA Graphics Lab, Oregon State University.

Scientific and Professional Memberships

  • Member: ACM SIGGRAPH.


​KAUST Visualization Core Laboratory.