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D4: Computer Graphics

D4: Decoration Graphics

Department 4: Computer Graphics

The Computer Graphics Department is headed by Prof. Dr. Hans-Peter Seidel

The research of the department concentrates on Mesh Processing, Free-Form Surfaces and Scientific Visualization, Facial Modeling and Animation, Scene Digitization and Acquisition of Deformable Models, Model-Based Motion Capture and Free Viewpoint Video, Realistic Hardware-Supported Shading and Lighting, Global Illumination, and the Perception Issues in Rendering and Animation.


Who is Who? - Secretaries, Researchers, Student Assistance, Master's Students and Former Staff Members

Research Areas

What we work on. Who works in which area?


Positions, Long Term Visits, Postdoc Positions, Ph.D. Applications, Internships and other Offers


Lectures, Seminars, FoPras, Diploma Theses

Talks & Events

Seminar program, Advanced Mini Courses


PhD Theses, Diploma Theses, Publications of Group Members


Software Projects, Downloadable Packages

Useful Links

Collection of useful Links to Internet Sites

Project Snapshot

The Global Illumination using the Photon Mapping
Takehiro Tawara

Gallery of images created by Department 4.