Xavier Tricoche
Xavier Tricoche
Research Assistant Professor

SCI Institute
Scientific Computing and Imaging Institute
University of Utah


University of Utah
Merrill Engineering Building
50 S Central Campus Drive, Room 3490
Salt Lake City, UT 84112
Phone (801) 587-7877
Fax  (801) 585-6513
email address


2002  Ph.D. in Computer Science (Dr. rer. nat.) from University of Kaiserslautern, Germany
1998  M.Sc. (DEA) in Applied Mathematics from Université Joseph Fourier (Grenoble, France)
1998  Engineer's Degree in Computer Science from ENSIMAG (Grenoble, France)

Research Interests

  • Structural analysis of vector and tensor fields
  • Visual exploration of large-scale data
  • Feature extraction in Computational Fluid Dynamics problems
  • Post-processing of medical imaging data
  • Topological methods in visualization
  • Computational steering
  • Computer Graphics