Ozan Cetinaslan is an individual CEEC junior researcher at Instituto de Telecomunicações (IT), a research institution in Porto, Portugal. He obtained his PhD from Computer Science Department of Faculty of Science, University of Porto (FCUP), Portugal in 2016 under the supervision of Prof. Verónica Orvalho with an FCT PhD scholarship. During his PhD, Dr. Cetinaslan was a member of the computer graphics lab. of DCC/FCUP (PIC). His primary research interests are computer graphics and animation. He is also interested in scientific computing. Dr. Cetinaslan has published 6 Journal and 6 Conference papers and received 3 best paper awards. Before joining to the PhD program of University of Porto, Dr. Cetinaslan obtained his bachelor of science degree in mechanical engineering department at 2005 and master of science degree in software engineering program at 2008 from Bogaziçi University in Istanbul/Turkey. After graduating from his bachelor’s degree, Dr. Cetinaslan worked as a mechanical engineer in an international contracting company until the end of 2011.

Identificação pessoal

Nome completo
Ozan Cetinaslan

Nomes de citação

  • Cetinaslan, Ozan

Identificadores de autor

Ciência ID


Domínios de atuação

  • Ciências Exatas - Ciências da Computação e da Informação - Ciências da Computação


Idioma Conversação Leitura Escrita Compreensão Peer-review
Turco (Idioma materno)
Inglês Utilizador proficiente (C2) Utilizador proficiente (C2) Utilizador proficiente (C2) Utilizador proficiente (C2) Utilizador proficiente (C2)
Português Utilizador independente (B1) Utilizador independente (B1) Utilizador independente (B1) Utilizador independente (B1)
Grau Classificação
2011/11/28 - 2016/07/08
Ciência de Computadores (Doutoramento)
Especialização em Computer Graphics
Universidade do Porto Faculdade de Ciências, Portugal
"Position Manipulation Techniques for Facial Animation" (TESE/DISSERTAÇÃO)
2006/09/01 - 2008/07/01
Software Engineering (Master)
Especialização em Software Engineering
Bogaziçi Üniversitesi, Turquia
1999/09/01 - 2005/07/01
Mechanical Engineering (Bachelor)
Especialização em Mechanical Engineering
Bogaziçi Üniversitesi, Turquia
Percurso profissional


Categoria Profissional
Instituição de acolhimento
2020/06/01 - Atual Investigador Contratado (Investigação) Instituto de Telecomunicações, Portugal
2019/03/16 - 2019/12/31 Pós-doutorado (Investigação) Instituto de Telecomunicações, Portugal
2017/05/16 - 2018/09/30 Pós-doutorado (Investigação) Instituto de Telecomunicações, Portugal


Artigo em conferência
  1. Cetinaslan, Ozan. "Parallel XPBD Simulation of Modified Morse Potential - an Alternative Spring Model". 2019.
  2. Cetinaslan, Ozan; Oliveira Chaves, Rafael. "Energy Embedded Gauss-Seidel Iteration for Soft Body Simulations". 2019.
  3. Cetinaslan, Ozan; Orvalho, Verónica. "Direct manipulation of blendshapes using a sketch-based interface". 2018.
  4. Cetinaslan, Ozan; Lewis, John; Orvalho, Verónica. "Transposition Based Blendshape Direct Manipulation". 2017.
  5. Cetinaslan, Ozan; Orvalho, Verónica. "Localized Verlet Integration Framework For Facial Models". 2016.
  6. Cetinaslan, Ozan; Lewis, John; Orvalho, Verónica. "Sketch-Based Controllers for Blendshape Facial Animation". 2015.
Artigo em revista
  1. Cetinaslan, Ozan; Orvalho, Verónica. "Stabilized blendshape editing using localized Jacobian transpose descent". Graphical Models 112 (2020): 101091. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gmod.2020.101091.
  2. Cetinaslan, Ozan; Orvalho, Verónica. "Sketching Manipulators for Localized Blendshape Editing". Graphical Models 108 (2020): 101059. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.gmod.2020.101059.
  3. Cetinaslan, Ozan. "Position-Based Simulation of Elastic Models on the GPU with Energy Aware Gauss-Seidel Algorithm". Computer Graphics Forum 38 8 (2019): 41-52. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/cgf.13759.
  4. Cetinaslan, Ozan. "Localized constraint based deformation framework for triangle meshes". Entertainment Computing 26 (2018): 78-87. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.entcom.2018.02.001.
  5. Serra, J.; Cetinaslan, O.; Ravikumar, S.; Orvalho, V.; Cosker, D.. "Easy Generation of Facial Animation Using Motion Graphs". Computer Graphics Forum 37 1 (2017): 97-111. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/cgf.13218.
  6. Blom, Kristopher J.; Bellido Rivas, Anna I.; Alvarez, Xenxo; Cetinaslan, Ozan; Oliveira, Bruno; Orvalho, Verónica; Slater, Mel. "Achieving Participant Acceptance of their Avatars". Presence: Teleoperators and Virtual Environments 23 3 (2014): 287-299. http://dx.doi.org/10.1162/pres_a_00194.

Arbitragem científica em conferência

Nome da conferência Local da conferência
2021/02/08 - 2021/02/10 International Conference on Computer Graphics Theory and Applications (GRAPP)
2020/02/27 - 2020/02/29 International Conference on Computer Graphics Theory and Applications (GRAPP)
2019/05/06 - 2019/05/10 Eurographics


2019 Individual CEEC Junior Researcher Contract
Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, Portugal
2018 2nd Best Paper Award
International ACM Conference on 3D Web Technology (Web3D), Polónia
2017 Best Paper Award
International Conference on Computer Graphics Theory and Applications (GRAPP), Portugal
2016 Best Paper Award
International Conference on Articulated Motion and Deformable Objects (AMDO), Espanha
2011 Ph.D. Scholarship
Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia, Portugal