Computer Graphics Laboratory ETH Zurich


Image Synthesis - SS13 - Schedule

Schedule (tentative)

The exercises will be updated according to the course schedule.

Topic Exercise
19.02.2013Opening lecture, Image Formation IExplanation of Base code
Exercise 1: Image Formation handed out.
26.02.2013Light & MatterQ&A
05.03.2013Monte Carlo Ray TracingExercise 1 Due
Exercise 2a: Sample Warping, handed out
12.03.2013Monte Carlo Ray Tracing IIExercise 2a Due
Exercise 2b: Ambient Occlusion, Physically correct lights, MIS, handed out
19.03.2013Global Illumination I: Rendering Equation, Path Tracing, Irradiance CachingExercise 2b Due
Exercise 3 handed out
26.03.2013Bidirectional Light Transport, BDPT, Photon Mapping, VPLsBreak
09.04.2013Radiosity & Precomputed Radiance Transfer: Spherical Harmonics, Image-space PRTMidterm Exam
16.04.2013Participating Media I: Radiative Transport Equation, Single Scattering, Ray Marching, Volumetric Path TracingExercise 3 Due
Final project handed out
23.04.2013Participating Media II: Volume Photon Mapping, BRE, Photon BeamsQ&A
30.04.2013BRDF Models: Microfacet Theory & Data-Driven ReflectanceQ&A
07.05.2013Subsurface Scattering: The BSSRDF, Diffusion DipoleBreak
14.05.2013Progressive Photon MappingQ&A
21.05.2013Stratified Sampling and Many Lights MethodsQ&A
29.05.2013 14:00-15:00 Talk by Dr. Per Christensen: Multiresolution radiosity caching for global illumination in movies. CAB G 11 Rendering Competition
CAB G 56
6.6.2013Final Exam