Yotam Gingold

Computer Science associate professor Yotam Gingold
Titles and Organizations

Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science

Contact Information

Phone: 703-993-9196
Campus: Fairfax
Building: Nguyen Engineering Building
Room 4427
Mail Stop: 4A5
Email: ygingold@gmu.edu

Personal Websites


Yotam Gingold directs the Creativity and Graphics Lab (CraGL). Its mission is to solve challenging visual, geometry, and design problems and pursue foundational research into human creativity. Gingold has taught at George Mason University since 2012. His research interests include interactive geometric modeling, color, creativity support, and crowdsourcing. His research has been incorporated into Adobe Illustrator as the Puppet Warp tool.


2014 - 2016: Improving the Quality and Editability of 2D and 3D Shapes via Crowdsourcing and Self-Crowdsourcing. Funded by the National Science Foundation.

Research Interests

Computer Games Technology, Computer Graphics, Human-Computer Interaction, Crowdsourcing

Honors and Awards

  • Google Faculty Research Award, Google


  • PhD, Computer Science, New York University¬†