Bernhard Thomaszewski
Disney Research Zurich

b.thomaszewski [at] disneyresearch.com
+41 44 632 9737
Clausiusstrasse 47              
 8092 Zürich (CH)                    


About Me I am currently an associate research scientist at Disney Research Zurich. I obtained my Master's degree (Diplom) and PhD (Dr. rer. nat) in Computer Science from the University of Tübingen. Before joining Disney, I spent a year at the computer graphics group at ETH Zürich.
Teaching Fall 2012:      Physically-based Simulation (with Barbara Solenthaler)
Fall 2011:      Physically-based Simulation (with Barbara Solenthaler)
Spring 2011:  Advanced Methods on Computer Graphics (with Markus Gross)
Fall 2010:      Physically-based Simulation (with Barbara Solenthaler)
Spring 2010:  Advanced Methods on Computer Graphics (with T. Popa, M. Gross) 
Publications 
Efficient Simulation of Secondary Motion in Rig-Space
F. Hahn, B. Thomaszewski, S. Coros, R. Sumner, M. Gross
ACM/Eurographics Symposium on Computer Animation (SCA), 2013
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Computational Design of Mechanical Characters
S. Coros, B. Thomaszewski, G. Noris, S. Sueda, M. Forberg, R. Sumner, W. Matusik, B. Bickel
ACM Transactions on Graphics (Proc. ACM SIGGRAPH 2013)
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Computational Design of Actuated Deformable Characters
M. Skouras, B. Thomaszewski, S. Coros, B. Bickel, , M. Gross
ACM Transactions on Graphics (Proc. ACM SIGGRAPH 2013)
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Efficient Simulation of Example-Based Materials (2nd Best Paper Award)
C. Schumacher, B. Thomaszewski, S. Coros, S. Martin, R. Sumner, M. Gross
ACM/Eurographics Symposium on Computer Animation (SCA), 2012
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Deformable Objects Alive!
S. Coros, S. Martin, B. Thomaszewski, C. Schumacher, R. Sumner, M. Gross
ACM Transactions on Graphics (Proc. ACM SIGGRAPH 2012)
PDF  Video  Official Version at ACM DL
Rig-Space Physics
F. Hahn, S. Martin, B. Thomaszewski, R. Sumner, S. Coros, M. Gross
ACM Transactions on Graphics (Proc. ACM SIGGRAPH 2012)
PDF  Video  Official Version at ACM DL
Physical Face Cloning
B. Bickel, P. Kaufmann, M. Skouras, B. Thomaszewski, D. Bradley, T. Beeler, P. Jackson, S. Marschner, W. Matusik, M. Gross
ACM Transactions on Graphics (Proc. ACM SIGGRAPH 2012)
Project Page
Computational Design of Rubber Balloons
M. Skouras, B. Thomaszewski, B. Bickel, M. Gross
Computer Graphics Forum (Eurographics 2012), 31(2), 2012
Project Page
Data-Driven Estimation of Cloth Simulation Models
E. Miguel, D. Bradley, B. Thomaszewski, B. Bickel, W. Matusik, M. Otaduy, S. Marschner
Computer Graphics Forum (Eurographics 2012), 31(2), 2012
Project Page
Example-Based Elastic Materials
S. Martin, B. Thomaszewski, E. Grinspun, M. Gross
ACM Transactions on Graphics (Proc. ACM SIGGRAPH 2011)
Project Page

Efficient Computational Methods for Physically-based Simulation
Bernhard Thomaszewski
PhD Thesis, University of Tübingen,  2010
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Anisotropic Friction for Deformable Surfaces and Solids
S. Pabst, B. Thomaszewski and W. Strasser
Symposium on Computer Animation (SCA), 2009
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Continuum-based Strain Limiting
B. Thomaszewski, S. Pabst and W. Strasser
Eurographics(Computer Graphics Forum), 2009
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Magnets in Motion
B. Thomaszewski, A. Gumann, S. Pabst and W. Strasser
ACM Transactions on Graphics (Proc. ACM SIGGRAPH Asia 2008).
PDF  Video  Project Page
Seams and Bending in Cloth Simulation
S. Pabst, S. Krzywinski, A. Schenk and B. Thomaszewski
EG Workshop on Virtual Reality Interaction and Physical Simulation (VRIPHYS), 2008
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Asynchronous Cloth Simulation
B. Thomaszewski, S. Pabst and W. Strasser
Computer Graphics International (CGI), 2008
PDF  Video
Interactive Physically-Based Shape Editing
J. Mezger, B. Thomaszewski, S. Pabst and W. Strasser
ACM Solid and Physical Modeling Conference (SPM), 2008
PDF  Video
Parallel Techniques for Physically-Based Simulation on Multi-Core Processor Architectures
B. Thomaszewski, S. Pabst and W. Blochinger
Computers & Graphics, 31(1):25-40, 2008
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Parallel Techniques for Physically-Based Simulation on Multi-Core Processor Architectures 
B. Thomaszewski and W. Blochinger
Parallel Computing, 33(6):377-390, 2007
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A Consistent Bending Model for Cloth Simulation with Corotational Subdivision Finite Elements
B. Thomaszewski, M. Wacker and W. Straßer
ACM/Eurographics Symposium on Computer Animation (SCA), 2006
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Tutorials Advanced Topics in Virtual Garment Simulation (Part 1)
B. Thomaszewski, M. Wacker, W. Straßer
Eurographics 2007, Tutorial 10
High Performance Virtual Garment Simulation
M. Wacker, W. Straßer, B. Thomaszewski, N. Magnenat-Thalmann and P. Volino
Eurographics 2006, Tutorial 6
Key Techniques for Interactive Virtual Garment Simulation
N. Magnenat-Thalmann, P. Volino, M. Wacker, B. Thomaszewski and M. Keckeisen
Eurographics 2005, Tutorial 4


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