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Procedural Modeling

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Simulation of Natural Phenomena

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3D Printing

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Character Animation,

Real-time Rendering,


Founded in 2011, HPCG Lab focuses on geometric modeling, (high performance) geometry processing, 3D printing, and simulation of Nature.

  • Our new parallel computing server Phi581 is online
  • Research in the news: Automated method allows rapid analysis of disaster damage to structures - 11/09/2016 (NHERI) & 10/27/2016 (Purdue)
  • Ph.D. Position Available: We are looking for prospective Ph.D. students starting January 2017 or August 2017
  • A new course called Parallel Graphics and Simulation sponsored by Intel
  • Jayakumaran Ravi and Edward D. Collier successfully defended their Master's Degree Theses in April 2016
  • We have been renewed as a NVIDIA GPU Teaching Center - 03/03-2016
  • Our visualization with Dr. Gurney has been published in Nature - 09/14/2015
Recent Publications
  • Hädrich, T., Benes, B., Deussen, O., and Pirk, S. (2017). Interactive Modeling and Authoring of Climbing Plants in Computer Graphics Forum (Eurographics 2017) (Accepted)
  • Fiser, M., Benes, B., Garcia-Galicia, J., Abdul-Massih, M., Aliaga, D.G., and Krs, V.(2016). Learning Geometric Graph Grammars in SCCG 2016
  • Kang, H., Fiser, M., Shi, B., Sheibani, F., Hirst, P., and Benes, B. (2016). IMapple - Functional Structural Model of Apple Trees in IEEE International Conference on Functional-Structural Plant Growth Modeling, Simulation, Visualization and Applications (Accepted)
  • Hu, K, Yan, D., Bommes, B., Alliez, P., and Benes, B. (2016). Error-Bounded and Feature Preserving Surface Remeshing with Minimal Angle Improvement in IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics (Accepted)