Computer Graphics Laboratory ETH Zurich


PhD Seminar - SS 16

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 264-5800-06L
Organizers M. Gross, O. Sorkine, M. Pollefeys
Coordinator Ľubor Ladický
Location CAB G 51, Friday, 12-13 (starting at 12:15)
ECTS Credits 1


Date Name Topic
Feb 26 Federico Camposeco Paulsen Non-Parametric Structure-Based Calibration of Radially Symmetric Cameras
Mar 4 Riccardo Roveri
Mar 11 Loïc Ciccone Flow Curves for Coherent Scene Deformation
Mar 18 Vittorio Megaro
Apr 8 Oliver Glauser
Apr 15 Yağiz Aksoy
Apr 22 Johannes Schönberger
Apr 29 Pelin Dogan
May 6 Thomas Schöps
May 13 Liu Peidong
May 20 Pablo Speciale