Chloe LeGendre is a senior software engineer at Google Research, working in the computational photography team, focusing on research at the intersection of computer graphics and computer vision. She earned her Ph.D. in Computer Science at the University of Southern California's Institute for Creative Technologies (USC ICT) in 2019, advised by Professor Paul Debevec as an Annenberg Research Fellow. From 2011 to 2015, she was an applications scientist in imaging and augmented reality for L'Oreal USA Research and Innovation, where she helped launch the AR cosmetics try-on app “Makeup Genius,” with 20 million+ global downloads. She also obtained an M.S. in Computer Science in 2015 from Stevens Institute of Technology, where she presently teaches Computer Graphics as adjunct faculty.
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