Talk on “Visual Computing in Medicine” by Prof. Westermann, TU Munich

January 13th, 2011 No comments

On 20th January, Prof. Rüdiger Westermann of TU Munich will give a talk on “Visual Computing in der Medizin”.

The talk will be at 16:30 in C016. More info here.

NRW supports our AR activities

December 3rd, 2010 No comments

The state of North Rhine Westfalia supports our activities on Augmented Reality. The CGLab was awarded a grant to acquire equipment for scalable Augmented Reality environments. More info here.

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Talk on “Real Time Path Tracing in Games” (24th Nov. 2010)

November 25th, 2010 No comments

Jacco Bikker from NHTV Breda gave a talk on “Real Time Path Tracing in Games”

Pixelstrom was demonstrated at JVRC in Stuttgart

October 6th, 2010 No comments

We have demonstrated the intermediate results of the Pixelstrom project at JVRC 2010 – Joint Virtual Reality Conference (September 29th – September 30th).

Edit: Photo of the demonstration at JVRC

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“Vorstellung Spezialisierung VC”

October 4th, 2010 No comments

You can download the “Vorstellung Spezialisierung VC im Master CS” here

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Master’s Thesis awarded

September 24th, 2010 No comments

Florian Bingel’s master’s thesis was awarded as the best master’s thesis in media informatics 2009/2010 by the Fachbereichstag Informatik.

The title of his thesis is “Beschleunigtes Ray Tracing von kohärenten und nicht kohärenten Strahlen auf der Cell Broadband Engine”.

Florian Bingel is part of the team of the CGLab.

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Pixelstrom project demonstrated

June 29th, 2010 No comments

The Pixelstrom project was successfully demonstrated at the High Performance Graphics Conference in Saarbrücken, Germany.

We showed a setup of 2 PCs rendering partial images (using NVIDIA Quadro Plex, sponsored for the event by NVIDIA) which the PixelStrom hardware combined.

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Updated Publications & Presentations

June 8th, 2010 No comments

Our poster for High Performance Graphics 2010 was  accepted. The list of publications has been updated accordingly.

Prof. Hinkenjann is now also an Adjunct Professor at UNB, Canada

April 29th, 2010 No comments

Prof. André Hinkenjann is now also an adjunct professor at the University of New Brunswick (UNB) in Fredericton, Canada. His rights and duties include the transfer of lectures in computer graphics, conducting joint research projects and the possibility for supervising PhD students.

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Updated Publications & Presentations

March 13th, 2010 No comments

Our paper “Streamed Ray Tracing of Single Rays on the Cell Processor” was accepted for Eurographics Symposium on Parallel Graphics and Visualization 2010, our poster “A Method for Fast Initialization of Markerless Object Tracking” was accepted for Eurographics 2010, our presentation “FPGA-based Image Combining for Parallel Rendering” was presented at electronic displays conference 2010 in Nürnberg. The list of publications has been updated accordingly.

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