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

Tech Gate Vienna, Donau-City-Strasse 1, 1220 Wien

Michael Schwärzler befasst sich mit der Technik hinter dreidimensionalen Computeranwendungen und löst dabei konkrete Forschungsfragen der Industrie.

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)

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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.

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.

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.
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:

Markus Schütz PhD Student gewinnt den 2. Platz in der ACM SIGGRAPH Poster Student Research Competition 2018

Congratulations to This Year’s Winners


First Place: Seungbae Bang

Computation of Skinning Weight Using Spline Interface

Für seine Diplomarbeit "Evaluation of the Recognition Distances of Safety Signs in VR Considering Vision Impairments" und seinen Vortrag beim EPILOG wird Dominik Bauer mit dem Titel "Distinguished Young Alumnus" der Fakultät für Informatik ausgezeichnet.

Best Short paper: "Comparative Visual Analysis of Pelvic Organ Segmentations" - O. Reiter, M. Breeuwer, E. Gröller, R. G. Raidou (Award)

EuroVis Best PhD Award 2018 (Award)