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PhD Seminar in VC

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 264-5800-00S
Organizers M. Gross, M. Pollefeys, B. Solenthaler, O. Sorkine Hornung, S. Tang
Coordinator Daniel Barath
Location CAB G 51
Fridays 12:15-13:00
ECTS Credits 1


Date Name Topic
23.09 Dr. Daniel Barath Introductory Talk
30.09 Dr. Daniel Barath Robust Estimation in Computer Vision
07.10 Dr. Francis Engelmann 3D Instance Semantic Segmentation
14.10 Michael Yves Bernasconi
Karlis Martins Briedis
21.10 Yao Feng
Petr HrubĂ˝
28.10 ECCV conference
04.11 Nikola Kovacevic
Philine Angelina Witzig
11.11 CVPR deadline
18.11 Songyou Peng
Nikola Popovic
25.11 Jonathan Lehner
Till Nikolaus Schnabel
02.11 Mohamad Shahbazi
Christopher Andreas Otto
09.11 Manuel Jakob Kansy
Yingyan Xu
16.11 Kaifeng Zhao
Yuxiao Zhou
23.11 Xia Li
Agon Serifi

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