Song Zhang

  • Assistant Professor

Main Office

2096 Black Engr
Ames, IA 50011-2161
Phone: 515-294-0723


Stony Brook University, Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, 2005
Stony Brook University, M.S., Mechanical Engineering, 2003
University of Science and Technology of China, B.S., Precision Machinery and Precision Instrumentations, 2000

Interest Areas

Three-dimensional optical metrology, machine and computer vision, virtual reality, human-computer interaction, nondestructive evaluation, and biometrics.

Selected Publications

Song Zhang and Shing-Tung Yau, Absolute Phase Assisted Three-Dimensional Data registration for a Dual-Camera Structured Light System, Appl. Opt., Vol. 47, No. 17, pp 3134-3142, 2008 ( Cover Feature of Applied Optics ).

Ritvik P. Mehta, Song Zhang, and Terresa A Hadlock , Novel 3-D Video for Quantification of Facial Movement,  Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg., Vol. 138, No. 4, pp 468-472, 2008.

Yang Wang, Mohit Gupta, Song Zhang, Sen Wang, Xianfeng Gu, Dimitris Samaras, and Peisen Huang, High Resolution Tracking of Non-Rigid 3D Motion of Densely Sampled Data Using Harmonic Maps, Intl J. Comp. Vis., Vol. 76, No. 3, pp 283-300, 2008.

Song Zhang and Shing-Tung Yau, Three-dimensional Data Merging Using Holoimage, Opt. Eng., Vol. 47, No. 3, pp 033608, 2008. ( Cover Feature of Optical Engineering ).

Song Zhang and Shing-Tung Yau, Three-dimensional Shape Measurement using a Structured Light System with Dual Cameras, Opt. Eng., Vol. 47, No 1, pp 013604, 2008.