Hasso-Plattner-Institut
Prof. Dr. Jürgen Döllner
  
 
Amir Semmo

Contact

Contact

Tel.: +49-(0)331 5509-3909
Fax: +49-(0)331 5509-172
Room: H-2.26
Email: amir.semmo(at)hpi.de

Research Interests

Non-Photorealistic Rendering (NPR)
Real-Time Rendering & Shading
Computational Aesthetics
Cartographic Design
Geovisualization
Virtual 3D City Models

Publications

  • exp-meta2017_authors_version3_optimized.pdf
    Neural Style Transfer: A Paradigm Shift for Image-based Artistic Rendering? Semmo, Amir; Isenberg, Tobias; Döllner, Jürgen H. Winnemöller, Bartram, L. (reds.) (2017). 5:1--5:13.
     
  • tduerschmid-mgia2017-authorsversion.pdf
    ProsumerFX: Mobile Design of Image Stylization Components. Dürschmid, Tobias; Söchting, Maximilian; Semmo, Amir; Trapp, Matthias; Döllner, Jürgen (2017).
     
  • mklingbeil-mgia2017-authorversion.pdf
    Challenges in User Experience Design of Image Filtering Apps. Klingbeil, Mandy; Pasewaldt, Sebastian; Semmo, Amir; Döllner, Jürgen (2017).
     
  • pasewaldt_mgia2017_demo_authorversion.pdf
    Demo: Pictory - Neural Style Transfer and Editing with CoreML. Pasewaldt, Sebastian; Semmo, Amir; Klingbeil, Mandy; Döllner, Jürgen (2017).
     
  • sg-appyhour2017_authors_version.pdf
    Pictory: Combining Neural Style Transfer and Image Filtering. Semmo, Amir; Trapp, Matthias; Döllner, Jürgen; Klingbeil, Mandy (2017). 5:1--5:2.
     
  • asemmo-thesis_compressed.pdf
    Design and Implementation of Non-Photorealistic Rendering Techniques for 3D Geospatial Data. Technical Report (PhD dissertation), Semmo, Amir (2016).
     
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    Interactive Image Filtering with Multiple Levels-of-Control on Mobile Devices. Semmo, Amir; Dürschmid, Tobias; Trapp, Matthias; Klingbeil, Mandy; Döllner, Jürgen; Pasewaldt, Sebastian (2016).
     
  • asemmo-siggraph2016-poster.pdf
    Interactive Multi-scale Oil Paint Filtering on Mobile Devices. Semmo, Amir; Trapp, Matthias; Dürschmid, Tobias; Döllner, Jürgen; Pasewaldt, Sebastian (2016).
     
  • asemmo-exressive2016-poster.pdf
    Interactive Oil Paint Filtering On Mobile Devices. Semmo, Amir; Trapp, Matthias; Pasewaldt, Sebastian; Döllner, Jürgen (2016).
     
  • Image Stylization by Interactive Oil Paint Filtering. Semmo, Amir; Limberger, Daniel; Kyprianidis, Jan Eric; Döllner, Jürgen in Computers & Graphics (2016). 55 157--171.
     
  • mgia-demo2016_authors_version.pdf
    BeCasso: Artistic Image Processing and Editing on Mobile Devices. Pasewaldt, Sebastian; Semmo, Amir; Döllner, Jürgen; Schlegel, Frank (2016).
     
  • asemmo-siggraph2016-appyhour.pdf
    BeCasso: Image Stylization by Interactive Oil Paint Filtering on Mobile Devices. Semmo, Amir; Döllner, Jürgen; Schlegel, Frank (2016).
     
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    Interactive Rendering and Stylization of Transportation Networks Using Distance Fields. Trapp, Matthias; Semmo, Amir; Döllner, Jürgen (2015). 207-219.
     
  • Interactive Image Filtering for Level-of-Abstraction Texturing of Virtual 3D Scenes. Semmo, Amir; Döllner, Jürgen in Computers & Graphics (2015). 52 181--198.
     
  • asemmo_cae2015_teaser2.jpg
    Image Stylization by Oil Paint Filtering using Color Palettes. Semmo, Amir; Limberger, Daniel; Kyprianidis, Jan Eric; Döllner, Jürgen (2015). 149--158.
     
  • Cartography-Oriented Design of 3D Geospatial Information Visualization - Overview and Techniques. Semmo, Amir; Trapp, Matthias; Jobst, Markus; Döllner, Jürgen in The Cartographic Journal (2015). 52(2) 95--106.
     
  • mapinteract2014_teaser.png
    An Interaction Framework for Level-of-Abstraction Visualization of 3D Geovirtual Environments. Semmo, Amir; Döllner, Jürgen (2014). 43--49.
     
  • expressive_2014_semmo.pdf
    Oil Paint Filtering Using Color Palettes For Colorization. Semmo, Amir; Döllner, Jürgen (2014).
     
  • asemmo_cae2014_teaser.png
    Image Filtering for Interactive Level-of-Abstraction Visualization of 3D Scenes. Semmo, Amir; Döllner, Jürgen (2014). 5--14.
     
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    Multi-Perspective 3D Panoramas. Pasewaldt, Sebastian; Semmo, Amir; Trapp, Matthias; Döllner, Jürgen in International Journal of Geographical Information Science (IJGIS) (2014). 28(10) 2030-2051.
     
  • asemmo_hpimgzn2014_teaser.png
    Nichtfotorealistische Visualisierung virtueller 3D-Stadtmodelle. Semmo, Amir in HPImgzn (2014). (15) 32-35.
     
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    Real-Time Rendering of Water Surfaces with Cartography-Oriented Design. Semmo, Amir; Kyprianidis, Jan Eric; Trapp, Matthias; Döllner, Jürgen in Proceedings International Symposium on Computational Aesthetics in Graphics, Visualization, and Imaging (CAe) (2013). 5--14.
     
  • jengel-vmv2013-authors-version-hq.pdf
    Evaluating the Perceptual Impact of Rendering Techniques on Thematic Color Mappings in 3D Virtual Environments. Engel, Juri; Semmo, Amir; Trapp, Matthias; Döllner, Jürgen J. F. Michael Bronstein, Hormann, K. (reds.) (2013). 25-32.
     
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    Interactive Projective Texturing for Non-Photorealistic Shading of Technical 3D Models. Lux, Roland; Trapp, Matthias; Semmo, Amir; Döllner, Jürgen S. Czanner, Tang, W. (reds.) (2013). 101--108.
     
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    Concepts for Cartography-Oriented Visualization of Virtual 3D City Models. Semmo, Amir; Hildebrandt, Dieter; Trapp, Matthias; Döllner, Jürgen in Photogrammetrie - Fernerkundung - Geoinformation (PFG) (2012). (4) 455-465.
     
  • Towards Comprehensible Digital 3D Maps. Pasewaldt, Sebastian; Semmo, Amir; Trapp, Matthias; Döllner, Jürgen M. Jobst (red.) (2012). 261-276.
     
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    Interactive Visualization of Generalized Virtual 3D City Models using Level-of-Abstraction Transitions. Semmo, Amir; Trapp, Matthias; Kyprianidis, Jan Eric; Döllner, Jürgen in Computer Graphics Forum (2012). 31(3) 885--894.
     
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    Colonia 3D - Communication of Virtual 3D Reconstructions in Public Spaces. Trapp, Matthias; Semmo, Amir; Pokorski, Rafael; Herrmann, Claus-Daniel; Döllner, Jürgen; Eichhorn, Michael; Heinzelmann, Michael in International Journal of Heritage in the Digital Era (IJHDE), (M. Ioannides, red.) (2012). 1(1) 45-74.
     
  • KuI2011_Teaser.jpg
    Colonia3D. Trapp, Matthias; Semmo, Amir; Döllner, Jürgen (2011). 201-212.
     
  • DGPF_Teaser.jpg
    Ansätze zur kartographischen Gestaltung von 3D-Stadtmodellen. Semmo, Amir; Trapp, Matthias; Döllner, Jürgen in Publikationen der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Photogrammetrie, Fernerkundung und Geoinformation e.V. (2011). (Vol. 20) 473-482.
     
  • jkyprian-tpcg2010.pdf
    Anisotropic Kuwahara Filtering with Polynomial Weighting Functions. Kyprianidis, Jan Eric; Semmo, Amir; Kang, Henry; Döllner, Jürgen (2010). 25--30.
     
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    Communication of Digital Cultural Heritage in Public Spaces by the Example of Roman Cologne. Trapp, Matthias; Semmo, Amir; Pokorski, Rafael; Herrmann, Claus-Daniel; Döllner, Jürgen; Eichhorn, Michael; Heinzelmann, Michael in Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS), M. Ioannides (red.) (2010). 262-276.
     
  • asemmo-agile2010.pdf
    Automated Image-Based Abstraction of Aerial Images. Semmo, Amir; Kyprianidis, Jan Eric; Döllner, Jürgen in Geospatial Thinking, M. Painho, Santos, M. Y., Pundt, H. (reds.) (2010). 359-378.
     
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    ContextLua: Dynamic Behavioral Variations in Computer Games. Hosain Wasty, Benjamin; Semmo, Amir; Appeltauer, Malte; Steinert, Bastian; Hirschfeld, Robert (2010). 5:1--5:6.
     
  • jkyprian-npar2010-thumb.png
    Anisotropic Kuwahara Filtering with Polynomial Weighting Functions. Kyprianidis, Jan Eric; Semmo, Amir; Kang, Henry; Döllner, Jürgen (2010).
     

Talks

  • An Interaction Framework for Level-of-Abstraction Visualization of 3D Geovirtual Environments - held at ACM SIGSPATIAL MapInteract 2014, Dallas, TX - USA (11/2014)
  • Image Filtering for Interactive Level-of-Abstraction Visualization of 3D Scenes - held at Expressive 2014, Vancouver - Canada (08/2014)
  • Evaluating the Perceptual Impact of Rendering Techniques on Thematic Color Mappings in 3D Virtual Environments - held at VMV 2013, Lugano - Switzerland (09/2013)
  • Real-Time Rendering of Water Surfaces with Cartography-Oriented Design - held at Expressive 2013, Anaheim, CA - USA (07/2013)
  • Cartography-Oriented Visualization of Virtual 3D City Models based on Level-of-Abstraction Transitions - held at HPI Research School, Potsdam - Germany (06/2012)
  • Interactive Visualization of Generalized Virtual 3D City Models using Level-of-Abstraction Transitions - held at EuroVis 2012, Vienna - Austria (06/2012)
  • Colonia3D - held at Kultur und Informatik Conference, Berlin - Germany (05/2011)
  • Ansätze zur kartographischen Gestaltung von 3D-Stadtmodellen - held at 31. Wissenschaftlich-Technische Jahrestagung der DGPF, Mainz - Germany (04/2011)
  • Automated Image-Based Abstraction of Aerial Images - held at AGILE Conference, Guimarães - Portugal (05/2010)

Teaching

  • SoSe 2014: Seminar Image & Video Processing
    (with Sebastian Pasewaldt, Matthias Trapp)
  • WiSe 2013/14: Seminar Geovisualization
    (with Rico Richter)
  • SoSe 2013: Graphics Programming with OpenGL and C++
    (with Daniel Limberger, Stefan Buschmann)
  • WiSe 2012/13: Computergrafik II
    (with Daniel Limberger, Jürgen Döllner)
  • SoSe 2012: Exercises for 3D-Computergrafik I
    (with Jan Eric Kyprianidis, Matthias Trapp)
  • WiSe 2011/12: Exercises for Computergrafik II
    (with Matthias Trapp, Christine Lehmann, Jan Eric Kyprianidis)
  • WiSe 2011/12: Seminar Real-Time Rendering Techniques
    (with Rico Richter, Juri Engel)

Reviewing

  • ACM SIGGRAPH (2014)
  • Eurographics Conference on Visualization / EuroVis (2014)
  • IEEE Pacific Visualization (2013)
  • International Journal of Geographical Information Science (2013)
  • The Visual Computer (2012)

Memberships

ACM, ACM SIGGRAPH, IEEE

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