Computer Graphics Laboratory ETH Zurich


Computer Graphics - AS 20 - Schedule


This shows the planned schedule of the lectures and exercies, and will be updated in accordance to the actual course schedule throughout the semester. The information in this page is subject to change and should not be construed as a commitment.

  • Discussion session: we will be presenting newly released exercises and answering questions.
  • Exercise Deadline: you need to submit your code and report via Dropbox as explained on the Nori webpage. The deadline is on Friday at 23:59. Late submissions will not be graded.
  • Final Project: please see details on the Nori webpage for the exact deadline day and time.
Lecture Topic Lecturer Exercise
15.09.2020IntroductionDr. Marios Papas
Prof. Markus Gross
18.09.2020Light & Matter, Radiometric Quantities
Shape Representation
Dr. Marios Papas
Prof. Markus Gross
Nori Intro
22.09.2020Polygonal Meshes, Parametrization and Texture MappingProf. Markus Gross-
25.09.2020Basics of Ray Tracing
BRDF Definition
Prof. Markus GrossEx1 Out
29.09.2020Appearance Modeling I: Diffuse & Specular ModelsDr. Marios Papas-
02.10.2020Appearance Modeling II: Microfacet Theory
Monte Carlo Integration I
Dr. Marios PapasQ&A
06.10.2020Monte Carlo Integration IIDr. Marios Papas-
09.10.2020Direct Illumination I: Reflection Equation and Light SourcesProf. Markus GrossEx1 Due - Ex2 Out
13.10.2020Direct Illumination II: Importance SamplingDr. Marios Papas-
16.10.2020Direct Illumination III: Environment Maps + Adv. Camera ModelsProf. Markus GrossEx2 Due - Ex3 Out
20.10.2020Global Illumination IDr. Marios Papas-
23.10.2020Global Illumination IIDr. Marios PapasQ&A
27.10.2020Photon MappingDr. Marios Papas-
30.10.2020Acceleration Data StructuresProf. Markus GrossEx3 Due - Ex4 Out
03.11.2020Participating Media IDr. Marios Papas-
06.11.2020Participating Media IIDr. Marios PapasQ&A - Final Project Out
10.11.2020Image Based DenoisingDr. Fabrice Rousselle-
13.11.2020Special Lecture: ML for Light TransportDr. Fabrice Rousselle
Dr. Jan Novák
Special Lecture - Ex4 Due
17.11.2020Sampling and Anti-aliasingProf. Markus Gross-
20.11.2020Inverse Rendering & Appearance Capture IDr. Jeremy RiviereQ&A
24.11.2020Inverse Rendering & Appearance Capture IIDr. Jeremy Riviere-
27.11.2020Camera Models & 3D Reconstruction IDr. Aziz DjelouahQ&A
01.12.2020Camera Models & 3D Reconstruction IIProf. Markus Gross-
04.12.2020Light FieldsProf. Markus GrossQ&A
08.12.2020Image-based RenderingProf. Markus Gross-
11.12.2020Point-Based GraphicsProf. Markus GrossQ&A
15.12.2020Special Lecture: Computer Graphics Research Outlook--
18.12.2020Rendering Competition--