Yvain Tisserand

Yvain is working at MIRALab as a research assistant and Ph.D. candidate. He obtained his MSc degree in Computer Science at the University of Bordeaux 1 (France) in 2011.


  • 2010-2011 Master 2 Informatic specialisation “Image, sound & multimedia” at the University of Bordeaux 1, France.
  • 2009-2010 Master 1 Informatic at the University of Besançon, France.
  • 2009 Licence Informatic at the University of Besançon, France.


Phone: +41 22 379 01 16


  1. Tisserand, Y., & Magnenat-Thalmann, N. (2015). Image-based 3D Avatar for Virtual Try-on Applications. In D. Fritsch (Ed.), Photogrammetric Week 2015 (pp. 269–279). Retrieved from Details
  2. Destelle, F., Ahmadi, A., Moran, K., O’Connor, N. E., Zioulis, N., Chatzitofis, A., … Magnenat-Thalmann, N. (2015). A Multi-Modal 3D Capturing Platform for Learning and Preservation of Traditional Sports and Games. In Proceedings of the 23rd ACM International Conference on Multimedia (pp. 747–748). New York, NY, USA: ACM. Details
  3. O’Connor, N. E., Tisserand, Y., Chatzitofis, A., Destelle, F., Goenetxea, J., Unzueta, L., … Thalmann, N. M. (2014). Interactive games for preservation and promotion of sporting movements. In 2014 22nd European Signal Processing Conference (EUSIPCO) (pp. 351–355). Retrieved from Details
  4. Nijdam, N., Tisserand, Y., & Magnenat-Thalmann, N. (2013). Refurbish a single user 3D application into a multi-user distributed service: a case study. In VRST ’13 Proceedings of the 19th ACM Symposium on Virtual Reality Software and Technology (pp. 193–200). ACM New York. Details