Posted 2019-01-20 by Max Höfferer

How Pixar Helped Win 27 of the Last 30 Oscars for Visual Effects

The "Separable Subsurface Scattering" paper Computer Graphics Forum, 34(6):188-197, June 2015  has been showcased in WIRED magazine's excellent video.
It is available here, at the 06:24 mark:
Posted 2018-12-10 by Max Höfferer

Adam Celarek und Christoph Weinzierl-Heigl, beide von der TU Wien, erhalten für ihre Masterarbeiten den OCG-Förderpreis 2018, der mit je 1.500 Euro dotiert ist.

Posted 2018-11-23 by Max Höfferer

Die Jury des OCG-Förderpreises 2018 hat die Diplomarbeit von CHRISTOPH WEINZIERL-HEIGL mit dem Titel „ADAPTIVELY CLUSTERED REFLECTIVE SHADOW MAPS" und die Diplomarbeit von ADAM CELAREK  „QUANTIFYING THE CONVERGENCE OF LIGHT-TRANSPORT ALGORITHMS" als die preiswürdigsten Arbeiten für den OCG-Förderpreis 2018 ausgewählt. Beide Diplomarbeiten wurden von PROF. MICHAEL WIMMER betreut. Read more about CHRISTOPH WEINZIERL-HEIGL und ADAM CELAREK gewinnen den OCG-FÖRDERPREIS 2018

Posted 2018-11-13 by Max Höfferer

VRVis, 31. Jänner 2019, von 08:30 bis 17:30

Tech Gate Vienna, Donau-City-Strasse 1, 1220 Wien Read more about Symposium Visual Computing Trends 2019

Posted 2018-11-12 by Max Höfferer

Michael Schwärzler befasst sich mit der Technik hinter dreidimensionalen Computeranwendungen und löst dabei konkrete Forschungsfragen der Industrie. Read more about Algorithmen für die virtuelle Welt "Die Presse" 9.11.2018

Posted 2018-10-29 by Max Höfferer

The paper "Labels on Levels: Labeling of Multi-Scale Multi-Instance and Crowded 3D Biological Environments" got an honorable mention at the IEEE VIS Conference 21. - 26. October 2018, Berlin, Germany

Authors: David Kouřil, Ladislav Čmolík, Barbora Kozlíková, Hsiang-Yun Wu, Graham Johnson, David S. Goodsell, Arthur Olson, Eduard Gröller, Ivan Viola (Honorable Mention)

For more info see Read more about IEEE VIS Conference 2018: Honorable mention of the paper "Labels on Levels: Labeling of Multi-Scale Multi-Instance and Crowded 3D Biological Environments"

Posted 2018-10-23 by Max Höfferer

Wie gut sind Notausgangsschilder für Menschen mit Sehbeeinträchtigung erkennbar? Ein Testlauf von Wiener Forschern in der virtuellen Realität gibt Antworten: Die aktuellen Normen sind nicht ausreichend. Read more about Wenn Fluchtwegschilder zur Falle werden. "Die Presse" 20.10.2018

Posted 2018-10-18 by Max Höfferer

The members of the Center for Geometry and Computational Design cordially invite interested faculty, students, company representatives and the interested public to our fifth Symposium on Geometry and Computational Design on Oct 25, 2018 at the Kuppelsaal of TU Wien.

We will have a series of lectures by leading researchers who present recent developments in geometry, computer graphics, computational design and architectural engineering. Please forward this announcement to people who might be interested in the event. Read more about GCD 5 - SYMPOSIUM ON GEOMETRY AND COMPUTATIONAL DESIGN

Posted 2018-09-25 by Max Höfferer
Károly Zsolnai Fehér will hold a talk on AI at a conference named "Election Interference in the Digital Age: Building Resilience to Cyber-Enabled Threats".
This conference is held at the European Union's European Political Strategy Centre. The objective of the talk is to inform political decision makers about the state of the art in AI so they can make more informed decisions.
Posted 2018-08-21 by Max Höfferer
Out of more than 120 articles, our teaser image for the paper Gaussian Material Synthesis was used as the cover art for ACM Transactions on Graphics, Volume 37 Issue 4, August 2018.
The lower and higher-resolution cover images are available here: