Dominik Engel, M. Sc.

Dominik Engel joined the Visual Computing Research Group in December 2018. He finished his M.Sc. in 2018 with a focus on Computer Vision, Computer Graphics and Deep Learning. Prior to that he completed his Bachelor degree in 2016, also at the University of Ulm.

Research Interests

  • Deep Learning Techniques for Computer Graphics
  • Deep Learning in Volume Rendering
  • Differentiable Rendering
  • Generative Models

Teaching

Lectures

  • Deep Learning for Graphics and Visualization Summer School 2019
  • Deep Learning for Graphics and Visualization Winter Term 19/20
  • Deep Learning for Graphics and Visualization Winter Term 20/21
  • Deep Learning for Graphics and Visualization Winter Term 21/22

Finished Projects

  • Deep Learning Dataset Generation using Mitsuba2
  • Optimizing Depth through Differentiable Volume Rendering

Finished Theses

  • Niklas Trieu - "Generative Models for Order-Independent Point Clouds"
  • Jannes Lehwald - "Development of a Context-Aware Simulation-Based Worker Assistance using Human Simulation Data"

Open Thesis Topics

I'm currently mainly working on Deep Learning techniques in Computer Graphics and Computer Vision. I am interested in everything around those topics.

If you are interested in writing a thesis that fits in those topics, feel free to send me an email or come by my office.

Publications