Dipl.-Ing. Mag. Michael Schwärzler

Michael Schwärzler is part of the Semantic Modelling and Acquisition Group at the VRVis Research Center and Coordinator of the "Area Smart Worlds".

Research (Main Areas)

  • Smart/Semantic Modelling
  • Real-Time Rendering, Soft Shadow Algorithms
  • Global Illumination

Professional Experience

2017 - present: Coordinator of the "Area Smart Worlds" at VRVis Research Center

2010 - present: Project Manager at VRVis

2009 - present: Researcher at VRVis Center

2007 - 2009: Vienna University of Technology, Tutor at the “Institute of Computer Graphics and Algorithms”

2006: Greentube Internet Entertainment Solutions GmbH, Internship (4 months) - Development of a "continuous level of detail" terrain rendering system

2004 - 2005. APA-IT Online Systems Department (2 internships)

2002 - 2003: Landeskrankenhaus Feldkirch - Community Service, 1st level support & administration of ~600 user PCs, server-/network administration

1998 - 2000. Teleport Consulting & Systemmanagement GmbH (Vlbg. Medienhaus) (3 internships)


2009 – present: Vienna University of Technology, Ph.D. student, research topic: "Semantic modeling and reconstruction techniques in architectural scenarios"

2007 – 2009: University of Vienna, M. Sc. in “Computer Science in Management” ("Informatikmanagement")

2006 – 2009: Vienna University of Technology, M. Sc. in “Computer Graphics and Digital Image Processing“

2003 – 2006: Vienna University of Technology, B. Sc. In “Media and Computer Science“ ("Medieninformatik")