Wenzel Jakob

photo placeholder image

Tenure Track Assistant Professor

wenzel.jakob@epfl.ch +41 21 693 13 29 https://rgl.epfl.ch

EPFL IC IINFCOM RGL
BC 345 (Bâtiment BC)
Station 14
CH-1015 Lausanne

vCard
Administrative data

Fields of expertise

Image Synthesis
Material Appearance Modeling
Computer Graphics

Teaching & PhD

Teaching

Computer Science

Communication Systems

PhD Programs

Doctoral program in computer and communication sciences

Courses

Numerical methods for visual computing and ML

Visual computing and machine learning are characterized by their reliance on numerical algorithms to process large amounts of information such as images, shapes, and 3D volumes. This course will familiarize students with a range of essential numerical tools to solve practical problems in this area.

Advanced computer graphics

This course covers advanced 3D graphics techniques for realistic image synthesis. Students will learn how light interacts with objects in our world, and how to recreate these phenomena in a computer simulation to create synthetic images that are indistinguishable from photographs.