Academic Courses and Talks  

  • Extracting Transparent Image Layers for High-quality Compositing
    Invited Talks on Vision, Graphics, and Speech, Faculty of Information Technology, Brno University of Technology (2017)
  • New Methods for Visual Content Creation
    Signal and Image Processing Days, Ankara, Turkey (2017)
  • Advanced Methods in Computer Graphics
    ETH Zürich Graduate Course (2013, 2016)
  • Mapping Images to Target Devices: Spatial, Temporal, Stereo, Tone, and Color
    EUROGRAPHICS Tutorials (2012)
  • Human Visual System Models in Computer Graphics
    Nvidia, Santa Clara, CA, USA (2012)
  • Multidimensional Image Retargeting
    SIGGRAPH Asia Courses (2011)
  • Human Visual System Models in Computer Graphics
    ETH Zürich, Switzerland (2010)
  • Image Quality Assessment
    Sharp Laboratories of America, Portland, OR, USA (2009)
  • Image Quality Assessment in High Dynamic Range
    MPI Informatik, Saarbrücken, Germany (2007)

Co-supervised Students and Interns  

  • Yağız Aksoy (PhD)
  • Samir Mahmalat (PhD)
  • Alexandre Chapiro (PhD)
  • Daniel Saner (PhD)
  • Pelin Doğan (Master's)
  • Jonathan Gan (Master's)
  • Daniel Luginbühl (Bachelor's)
  • Raphael Weibel (Bachelor's)
  • Andreas Enz (Bachelor's)
  • Jingwei Tang (Bachelor's)
  • Lídia Freitas (Intern)
  • Jing Liu (Intern)
  • Paul Johnson (Intern)
  • Miguel Granados (Intern)
  • Simone Croci (Research Engineer)


  • Expressive - Symposium on Computational Aesthetics, Sketch-Based Interfaces and Modeling, Non-Photorealistic Animation and Rendering
    Program Chair (2018)
  • ACM Symposium on Applied Perception (SAP)
    Program Committee (2012, 2013, 2015, 2017)
  • Eurographics 2011 HDR Area Program
    Papers Chair (2011)
  • ACM Symposium on Applied Perception in Graphics and Visualization (APGV)
    Program Committee (2011)


  • EUROGRAPHICS PhD Award (2012)
    " ... for his strong and fundamental contributions in the area of high-dynamic-range (HDR) algorithms which are aware of the human vision system"

Film Credits  

Lucid Dreams of Gabriel

Credited as: Researcher


Planes: Fire & Rescue

Credited as: Research Scientist (Visual Effects)