Ivan 🇺🇦 Puhachov

PhD student, UdeM, LIGUM




I am a PhD student at Université de Montréal, computer graphics lab (LIGUM), supervisor: Mikhail Bessmeltsev.

My work is about sketch and line drawing image processing, using mathematical modeling and machine learning. Take a look on my projects for an overview.

I’ve completed my MSc cum laude in Applied Mathematics under Joint MSc program “InterMaths” between University of L’Aquila (Italy) and V.N.Karazin Kharkiv National University (Ukraine) in 2019. BSc in Mathematics was completed in 2017 at V.N.Karazin Kharkiv National University.


Sep 1, 2021 TA for IFT 6113 - Geometric Modeling and Shape Analysis
Aug 30, 2021 Predoc examination passed
Aug 30, 2019 Started my PhD studies 🧑‍🎓



Stability-Aware Simplification of Curve Networks

William Neveu, Ivan Puhachov, Bernard Thomaszewski, Mikhail Bessmeltsev
SIGGRAPH North America 2022

Keypoint-Driven Line Drawing Vectorization via PolyVector Flow

Ivan Puhachov, William Neveu, Edward Chien, Mikhail Bessmeltsev
SIGGRAPH Asia 2021