Computer Graphics Laboratory ETH Zurich

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Computer Graphics Forum 2017 Cover Image Contest:
The first two places of the CGF cover contest were obtained by CGL projects. Müller et al. won first place, Günther et al. won second place.
Forbes 30 Under 30 Europe:
CGL Ph.D. student Pascal Bérard was chosen by Forbes as one of Europe’s most promising young game-changers.
Heidelberg Laureate Forum 2016:
Dr. Cengiz Öztireli has been accepted to participate in the Heidelberg Laureate Forum 2016
Award for PhD thesis:
Recent CGL graduate Manuel Lang was awarded an ETH medal for his outstanding Ph.D. thesis.
Fritz Kutter Award for PhD thesis:
CGL researcher and Ph.D. graduate Tanja Käser received the Fritz Kutter Award for her thesis.
Visualization Career Award:
Prof. Markus Gross has been awarded the Visualization Career Award.
'Lucid Dreams of Gabriel' presented at the Locarno film festival:
Experimental short film created by Disney Research Zurich in a collaboration with ETH and SRF showcasing the 'Flow of Time' technique
Karl Heinz Beckurts-Preis für Vorreiter der Computergrafik:
Prof. Markus Gross has been awarded the Karl Heinz Beckurts-Preis 2013
Konrad-Zuse-Medaille:
Prof. Markus Gross has been awarded the Konrad-Zuse-Medaille
SciTech Oscar:
Prof. Markus Gross and former CGL postdoc win oscar for technical achievement

2014

Best PhD Thesis Award:
Dr. Cengiz Öztireli has been awarded the Eurographics Annual Award for Best PhD Thesis 2014.
Award for Paper [Kae14b]:
The paper “Beyond Knowledge Tracing: Modeling Skill Topologies with Bayesian Networks” won the Best Paper Award at ITS 2014
AR Games Hackathon 2014:
Join the Augmented Reality Games Hackathon 2014!

2012

ACM Fellows:
Prof. Markus Gross recognized by ACM for outstanding contributions to computer graphics and animation
Master Thesis Topics Available Now:
Please check our various new master thesis topics
Crossword Game for Dybuster:
Open Hilfsassiastant Position
Jobs:
Open Intern Positions at Disney ABC Television Group
Postdoc Positions:
We are currently looking for postdocs. Please send your application to Markus Portmann: markus.portmann@inf.ethz.ch
Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences and Humanities:
Prof. Markus Gross becomes a member of BBAW
New Course:
Image Synthesis taught by Dr. Wojciech Jarosz from Disney Research Zürich

2011

Award for Paper [Sol11b]:
The paper “SPH Based Shallow Water Simulation” won the Best Paper Award at VRIPhys 2011
Swiss ICT Award:
Prof. Markus Gross honored with the Swiss ICT Award 2011

2010

Disney Research Zurich:
Disney Research Laboratory at ETH Zurich officially openend in April. Prof. Markus Gross is the director.

2009

GameLab Presentations:
Public presentation of Game Programming Laboratory projects, Thursday, May 28
Video Retargeting Survey:
Please take part in this user study on video rescaling!
Award for Paper [Ozt09]:
Cengiz Öztireli won the Best Student Paper Award at Eurographics 2009.
Open PhD Position:
Flow Visualization
New Job Offers at Dybuster:
SW Developer 100% in Spin-off

2008

Disney Research Zurich:
Disney launches new Research Laboratory at ETH Zurich. Prof. Markus Gross is the director.
Award for Paper [Mar08]:
Sebastian Martin won the Best Student Paper Award at SGP 2008.
Award for Paper [Hein08b]:
Simon Heinzle won the Best Paper Award at Graphics Hardware 2008.
Dybuster Dyslexia Study:
A user study to evaluate our new software for dyslexia therapy.
Master - Visual Computing:
Check our major program in Visual Computing
New Course:
Game Programming Laboratory SS08

2007

New Spin-off: Dybuster AG:
Dybuster focuses on the development of scientifically based and computer-assisted therapy for individuals with learning difficulties and neurobiological disabilities.
New Spin-off: LiberoVision:
LiberoVision provides a ground-breaking technology to view controversial or tactically interesting football/soccer scenes from arbitrary viewpoints.
Young Researcher Award:
Mario Botsch received the Young Researcher Award of the Eurographics Association.
Award for Paper [Zie07c]:
Remo Ziegler won the Best Paper Award of Eurographics 2007.

2006

Award for Paper [Bot06a]:
Mario Botsch won the Best Paper Award at the EG Symposium on Geometry Processing 2006.

2004

Pointshop 3D:
Version 2.0 now available.

2002

New Spin-off: NovodeX:
NovodeX provides a physics engine middleware for computer games.

2000

New Spin-off: Cyfex AG:
Cyfex helps physical modeling for facial surgery simulation.

1997

Full Professor:
Markus Gross becomes Full Professor.

1994

Foundation of CGL:
Markus Gross becomes Assistant Professor at ETH and founds the Computer Graphics Laboratory.