Computer Graphics Laboratory ETH Zurich


PhD Seminar - AS 19

Course Topics and Objectives

In this doctoral seminar, current research at the Institute for Visual Computing will be presented and discussed. The goal is to learn about current research projects at our institute, to strengthen our expertise in the field, to provide a platform where research challenges can be discussed, and also to practice scientific presentations.

Course Setup

The seminar takes place in the spring and autumn semester.


This course requires solid knowledge in the area of Computer Graphics and Computer Vision as well as state-of-the-art research.

Performance assessment

Ungraded semester performance. Presence is mandatory (75% of the seminar talks, i.e., 9 out of 12) to pass the seminar. Presence is formally controlled. Every participant has to present his/her research once a year.


Number 264-5800-14L
Organizers M. Gross, O. Sorkine-Hornung, M. Pollefeys
Coordinator Vinicius Da Costa De Azevedo
Location CAB G 51, Fridays 12:15-13:00
ECTS Credits 1


Date Name Topic
20/09 - No Seminar
27/09 Dr. Guillaume Cordonnier Large Scale Terrain Generation´╗┐ from Tectonic Uplift and Fluvial Erosion
04/10 Irene Baeza Rojo Vector Field Topology of Time-Dependent Flows in a Steady Reference Frame
11/10 Dr. Philipp Herholz Locally solving linear systems for geometry processing
18/10 - No Seminar
25/10 Dr. Shihao Wu TBA
01/11 Dr. Bernhard Thomaszewski TBA
08/11 Jingwei Tang TBA
15/11 Dominik Borer TBA
22/11 Marcel Geppert TBA
29/11 Dr. Viktor Larsson TBA
06/12 Leonhard Helminger TBA
13/12 Jakob Jakob TBA
20/12 Zuoyue Lie TBA