Computer Graphics Laboratory ETH Zurich


Scientific Visualization - SS10 - Home

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Course Topics

This course covers advanced topics in Scientific Visualization, including: contouring and isosurfaces, direct volume rendering, visualization of flow and vector fields, texture advection, feature extraction, topological methods, information visualization, visualization software, and hot topics of current research.


Becoming familiar with the fundamental methods and some advanced techniques of scientific visualization. Being able to apply visualization to measurement or simulation data and to correctly interpret visualization results.


Basics of computer graphics, e.g. from the course Visual Computing (252-0206-00L)

Administration Description | Administration
Number 251-0564-00L
Lecturer Ronald Peikert (
Assistant Benjamin Schindler (
Location Course: NO D 11, Friday, 10-12
Exercises: NO D 11, Friday, 12-13
Credits 2V/1U (4 credits)