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Master-Seminar - Recent Highlights in Computer Graphics and Data Visualization

 Prof. Dr. Westermann

Master-Seminar - Recent Highlights in Computer Graphics and Data Visualization

Time, Place

First meeting: 12. July 2018, 4 pm, 02.13.010


The talks will be early in January


Computer Graphics or Visualization, Proseminar


Once you have been matched, select 3 topics in decreasing priority, and send your selection to me until 16 July 2018. 


In this course, students will autonomously investigate recent research from the SIGGRAPH and IEEE VIS conference - the most renowned journals and conferences in the computer graphics and data visualization areas. Independent investigation for further reading, as well as a critical analysis and evaluation of the topic are required. Finally, the attendants have to present their results in a talk which should last 40-45 minutes. Talks will be given in English. Supplementary, a short written workout (approximately 4-6 pages) should be prepared.

Preliminary Schedule

To be done.

Access to Material

Conference papers:  http://kesen.realtimerendering.com/

TUM has licensed many journals and other electronic publications. To get access to these resources, visit  https://eaccess.ub.tum.de.



    - In collaboration with partners from industry, we have a number of thesis topics available in the area of point-based rendering, geo-localization using public data, scene fusion from different viewpoints. If you are interested, please contact  westermann(at)tum.de


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