Manolis Savva

Research Interests

Human-centric 3D scene analysis and scene generation

3D scene modeling interfaces

Data visualization

Spatial cognition and language

Manolis Savva
Ph.D. Candidate @ GFX Lab | CS Dept | Stanford
Advisor: Pat Hanrahan
CV/Résumé (updated 2016-03-13)
msavva at stanford dot edu

Research Projects

Publications

Semantically-Enriched 3D Models for Common-sense Knowledge  

Semantically-Enriched 3D Models for Common-sense Knowledge

Manolis Savva, Angel X. Chang, Pat Hanrahan
CVPR 2015 Vision meets Cognition Workshop
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On Being the Right Scale: Sizing Large Collections of 3D Models  

On Being the Right Scale: Sizing Large Collections of 3D Models

Manolis Savva, Angel X. Chang, Gilbert Bernstein, Christopher D. Manning, Pat Hanrahan
SIGGRAPH Asia 2014 Workshop on Indoor Scene Understanding: Where Graphics meets Vision
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Learning Spatial Knowledge for Text to 3D Scene Generation  

Learning Spatial Knowledge for Text to 3D Scene Generation

Angel X. Chang, Manolis Savva, Christopher D. Manning
Proceedings of the 2014 Conference on Empirical Methods in Natural Language Processing (EMNLP 2014)
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Learning Affordance Maps by Observing Interactions  

Learning Affordance Maps by Observing Interactions

Manolis Savva, Angel X. Chang, Matthew Fisher, Matthias Nießner, Pat Hanrahan
CVPR 2014 Workshop on Functionality, Physics, Intentionality and Causality
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Interactive Learning of Spatial Knowledge for Text to 3D Scene Generation  

Interactive Learning of Spatial Knowledge for Text to 3D Scene Generation

Angel X. Chang, Manolis Savva, Christopher D. Manning
Proceedings of the ACL 2014 Workshop on Interactive Language Learning, Visualization, and Interfaces
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Semantic Parsing for Text to 3D Scene Generation  

Semantic Parsing for Text to 3D Scene Generation

Angel X. Chang, Manolis Savva, Christopher D. Manning
Proceedings of the ACL 2014 Workshop on Semantic Parsing
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GraphPrism: Compact Visualization of Network Structure  

GraphPrism: Compact Visualization of Network Structure

Sanjay Kairam, Diana MacLean, Manolis Savva, Jeffrey Heer
Advanced Visual Interfaces, 2012
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ReVision: Automated Classification, Analysis and Redesign of Chart Images  

ReVision: Automated Classification, Analysis and Redesign of Chart Images

Manolis Savva, Nicholas Kong, Arti Chhajta, Li Fei-Fei, Maneesh Agrawala, Jeffrey Heer
ACM User Interface Software & Technology (UIST), 2011 [Notable Paper Award]
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Education

Ph.D. student, Computer Science, Stanford University, Fall 2010 - present

B.A., Physics and Computer Science, Cornell University, Fall 2005 - Fall 2009

Teaching

I was an instructor for:
  • Introduction to Computer Graphics and Imaging (CS 148), Summer 2015 at Stanford
I was a teaching assistant for:
  • Introduction to Computer Graphics and Imaging (CS 148), Summer 2011 at Stanford
  • Introduction to Scientific Computing (CS 3220), Spring 2010 at Cornell
  • Introduction to Computer Graphics (CS 4620), Fall 2009 at Cornell