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Matthias Teschner

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Matthias Teschner

Phone: +49 761 203 82 81


Matthias Teschner is professor of Computer Science and head of the Computer Graphics group at the University of Freiburg. He received the PhD degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg in 2000. From 2001 to 2004, he was research associate at Stanford University and at the ETH Zurich. His research interests comprise physically-based simulation, computer animation, rendering and computational geometry. Recent research focuses on the development of cutting-edge technology for particle-based fluid simulations which are applied in entertainment technology, automotive industry, computational medicine and robotics. Matthias Teschner serves on program committees of major graphics conferences including Eurographics, Pacific Graphics, IEEE Vis, and ACM Siggraph/Eurographics SCA. He serves or has served as an associate editor for Computers & Graphics and Computer Graphics Forum. He received the highly prestigious GŁnter Enderle Award at Eurographics 2014. He was conference co-chair of ACM SIGGRAPH/Eurographics SCA 2016 in Zurich.