TU Wien Informatics

Werner Purgathofer

Univ.Prof. Dr.techn. Dipl.-Ing.

Research Focus

Research Areas

  • Colors for Computer Graphics, Computer Graphics, Rendering, Visualization, Computer Games
Werner Purgathofer

About

Rendering, Virtual Reality, Color, Visualization, Visual Analytics, Graphics Utilities

Role

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  • Visual Computing - a best practice from Vienna / W. Purgathofer / Talk: National Research University - Higher School of Economics (HSE), Moskau (invited); 2016-12-08
  • Gesture-Based Interactive Audio Guide on Tactile Reliefs / A. Reichinger, S. Maierhofer, A. Fuhrmann, W. Purgathofer / Talk: ACM SIGACCESS Conference on Computers & Accessibility, Reno, Nevada; 2016-10-24 - 2016-10-26; in: "Proceedings of the 18th International ACM SIGACCESS Conference on Computers & Accessibility", (2016), ISBN: 978-1-4503-4124-0; 91 - 100
  • A Concept for Re-Useable Interactive Tactile Reliefs / A. Reichinger, A. Fuhrmann, S. Maierhofer, W. Purgathofer / Talk: ICCHP, Linz; 2016-07-13 - 2016-07-15; in: "ICCHP 2016, Part II", Springer, Cham, 9759 2016 (2016), ISBN: 978-3-319-41266-5; 108 - 115

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  • Some Speedup Techniques for Rendering / W. Purgathofer / Talk: Kolloquium, Tübingen, Deutschland (invited); 2005-10-21
  • Image-based Representations for Accelerated Rendering of Complex Scenes / St Jeschke, M. Wimmer, W. Purgathofer / Talk: Eurographics, Dublin, Irland; 2005-08-29 - 2005-09-02; in: "Eurographics 05 State of the Art Reports [STAR]", The Eurographics Association and The Image Synthesis Group, (2005), 1 - 20
  • Verification of Physically Based Rendering Algorithms / C. Ulbricht, A Wilkie, W. Purgathofer / Talk: Eurographics, Dublin, Irland; 2005-08-29 - 2005-09-02; in: "Eurographics 05 State of the Art Reports [STAR]", The Eurographics Association, and The Image Synthesis Group, (2005), 95 - 112
  • Spectral Colour Order Systems and Appearance Metrics for Fluorescent Solid Colours / A Wilkie, C. Larboulette, W. Purgathofer / Talk: EG Workshop on Computational Aesthetics in Graphics, Visualization and Imaging, Girona, Spanien; 2005-05-18 - 2005-05-20; in: "Computational Aesthetics 2005", L. Neumann, M. Sbert, B. Gooch, W. Purgathofer (ed.); (2005), ISBN: 3905673274; 241 - 246
  • Global Contrast Factor-a New Approach to Image Contrast / K. Matkovic, L. Neumann, A. Neumann, T. Psik, W. Purgathofer / Talk: EG Workshop on Computational Aesthetics in Graphics, Visualization and Imaging, Girona, Spanien; 2005-05-18 - 2005-05-20; in: "Computational Aesthetics 2005", L. Neumann, M. Sbert, B. Gooch, W. Purgathofer (ed.); (2005), ISBN: 3905673274; 159 - 168
  • On Cross-Validation and Resampling of BRDF Data Measurements / V. Havran, A. Neumann, G. Zotti, W. Purgathofer, H.-P. Seidel / Talk: Spring Conference on Computer Graphics, Budmerice, Slovakia; 2005-05-12 - 2005-05-14; in: "Proceedings of Spring Conference on Computer Graphics", ACM SIGGRAPH, (2005)
  • Automatic Impostor Placement for Guaranteed Frame Rates and Low Memory Requirements / St Jeschke, M. Wimmer, H. Schumann, W. Purgathofer / Talk: Symposium on Interactive 3D Graphics and Games, Washington DC; 2005-04-03 - 2005-04-06; in: "Proceedings of ACM SIGGRAPH 2005 Symposium on Interactive 3D Graphics and Games", ACM Press, (2005), ISBN: 1-59593-013-2; 103 - 110
  • Realtime Rendering Algorithmen / W. Purgathofer / Talk: Kolloquium, Rostock, Deutschland (invited); 2005-03-31
  • Approximating Real-World Luminaires with OpenGL Lights / G. Zotti, A. Neumann, W. Purgathofer / Talk: International Conference in Central Europe on Computer Graphics, Visualization and Computer Vision, Plzen, Czech Republic; 2005-02-01 - 2005-02-03; in: "WSCG 2005 Short Paper Proceedings", V. Skala (ed.); UNION press, 13th (2005), ISBN: 80-903100-9-5; 49 - 52
  • Computational Aesthetics 2005 / L. Neumann, M. Sbert, B. Gooch, W. Purgathofer / in series "Computational Aesthetics", series editor: D. Fellner, W. Hansmann, W. Purgathofer, F. Sillion; Eurographics Association, 2005, ISBN: 3905673274, 249 pages

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  • Der Re-Compose Prototyp / Master Thesis by W. Deix / Supervisor: W. Purgathofer; Institut für Computergraphik und Algorithmen, TU Wien, 2008; final examination: 2008-11-26
  • GPU based Clipmaps / Master Thesis by A. Frühstück / Supervisor: W. Purgathofer, R.F. Tobler; Institut für Computergraphik und Algorithmen, TU Wien, 2008; final examination: 2008-04-23

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  • Real time tone Mapping / Doctoral Thesis by A. Artusi / Supervisor, Reviewer: W. Purgathofer, A. Wilkie; Institut für Computergraphik und Algorithmen, 2004

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  • Guest Professor
    2017 / Hebei University of Technology / China
  • Eurographics Gold Medal
    2017 / Eurographics Association / Switzerland
  • Dr. honoris causa
    2010 / Technische Universität Iasi / Romania
  • Distinguished Career Award
    2006 / Eurographics Association / Switzerland
  • Member of the European Academy of Sciences
    2003 / Mitgliedschaft
  • Fellow der Europäischen Computergraphik-Vereinigung Eurographics
    1997 / Eurographics Association / Switzerland

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