Visual Computing

semester Autumn 2020
catalogue link 252-0206-00L
lecturers Marc Pollefeys (Vision)
Stelian Coros (Graphics)
lecture Tue 10-12 Online (MS Teams)
Thu 14-16 Online (MS Teams)
vision assistants Rémi Pautrat, Paul-Edouard Sarlin, Luca Cavalli
graphics assistants Florian Maushart, Dongho Kang, Miguel Zamora, Yue Li, Simon Zimmermann
tuesday tutorial Tue 13-16 IFW A36
thursday tutorial Thu 09-12 IFW A36

Schedule and Course Notes

Lectures are carried out via MS Teams.

Slides accessible only within the ETH network (addresses 129.132.*). If outside please use VPN.

This schedule is tentative.

Week Tuesday Thursday
Week 1: Sep 15+17 Introduction to Vision The Digital Image
Week 2: Sep 22+24 Image Segmentation I Image Segmentation II
Week 3: Sep 29, Oct 01 Convolution and Filtering Image Features
Week 4: Oct 06+8 Fourier Transforms Fourier Transforms (cont.)
Week 5: Oct 13+15 Unitary Transforms Pyramids and Wavelets
Week 6: Oct 20+22 Optical Flow Video Compression
Week 7: Oct 27+29 Radon Transform Texture
Week 8: Nov 03+05 Introduction to Graphics Drawing Triangles
Week 9: Nov 10+12 Transforms Geometry and Texture I | Example
Week 10: Nov 17+19 Geometry and Texture II The Graphics Pipeline
Week 11: Nov 24+26 Rendering Equation Ray Tracing
Week 12: Dec 01+03 Intro To Animation Rigging
Week 13: Dec 8+10 Physically-Based Animation PDEs


Slides accessible only within the ETH network (addresses 129.132.*). If outside please use VPN.

Week 1 No tutorial this week.
Week 2 Background Subtraction Exercise Solution
Week 3 Edge Detection Exercise Solution
Week 4 Fourier Transform Exercise Solution
Week 5 Data-Driven Compression Exercise Solution
Week 6 Optical Flow Exercise Solution
Week 7 Q&A Sample Questions Sample Solutions
Week 8 Intro to WebGL Exercise Solution
Week 9 Transformations | Revised version Exercise Solution
Week 10 Meshes and Textures Exercise Solution
Week 11 Shaders Exercise Solution
Week 12 Animation and Keyframing Exercise Solution
Week 13 Rigid Body Simulation Exercise Solution
Week 14 Q&A


Image Processing

Computer Graphics

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