Publications:


Ferwerda, J.A. (2012) Through a glass brightly: material appearance and image quality. In: Predicting Perceptions: 3rd International Conference on Material Appearance, 32-33. PDF

Darling, B.A. and Ferwerda, J.A. (2012) Seeing virtual objects: simulating reflective surfaces on emissive displays. Proceedings IS&T/SID 20th Color Imaging Conference. Accepted for publication.

Fores-Herranz, A., Ferwerda, J.A., and Gu, J. (2012) Toward a perceptually-based metric for BRDF modeling. Proceedings IS&T/SID 20th Color Imaging Conference Accepted for publication.

Ferwerda, J.A. (2011) High dynamic range displays and low vision. Proceedings IS&T/SID 19th Color Imaging Conference, 181-185. PDF

Blatner, A.M., Ferwerda, J.A., Darling, B.A. and Bailey, R.J. (2011) TangiPaint: a tangible digital painting system. Proceedings IS&T/SID 19th Color Imaging Conference, 102-107. PDF

Darling, B.A., Ferwerda, J.A., Chen, T. and Berns, R. (2011) Real-time multi-spectral rendering with complex illumination. Proceedings IS&T/SID 19th Color Imaging Conference, 345-351. PDF

Ferwerda, J.A. (2010) Effects of mesoscale texture on apparent surface gloss. Proceedings 2nd CIE Expert Symposium on Appearance. PDF

Ferwerda, J.A., Selan, J. and Pellacini, F. (2010) Perception of lighting errors in image compositing. Proceedings IS&T/SID 18th Color Imaging Conference, 375-380. PDF

Kalghatgi, S. and Ferwerda, J.A. (2010) A psychophysical analysis of the touch-up problem. Proceedings IS&T/SID 18th Color Imaging Conference, 266-271. PDF

Zhang, D. and Ferwerda, J.A. (2010) Appearance-based image splitting for HDR displays. Proceedings IS&T/SID 18th Color Imaging Conference, 340-346. PDF

Krivanek, J. Ferwerda, J.A. and Bala, K. (2010) Effects of global illumination approximations on material appearance. ACM Transactions on Graphics, 29(3), (SIGGRAPH '10), 1-10. PDF

Ferwerda, J.A. and Phillps, J.B. (2010) Effects of image dynamic range on perceived surface gloss. (abstract/poster), Vision Sciences Society, 9th Annual Meeting, Journal of Vision, 10(7), 387. PDF

Kalghatgi, S. and Ferwerda, J.A. (2010) Effects of microscale and mesoscale structure on surface appearance (abstract/poster), Vision Sciences Society, 9th Annual Meeting, Journal of Vision, 10(7), 449. PDF

Zhang, D. and Ferwerda, J.A. (2010) A low-cost, color-calibrated, reflective high dynamic range display (abstract/poster), Vision Sciences Society, 9th Annual Meeting, Journal of Vision, 10(7), 397. PDF

Ferwerda, J.A. (2010) The medium and the message: a revisionist view of image quality. Proceedings SPIE Electronic Imaging '10 (Human Vision and Electronic Imaging XV), 7257 0J 1-11. PDF

Darling, B.A. and Ferwerda, J.A. (2010) Tangible Display Systems: direct interfaces for computer-based studies of surface appearance. Proceedings SPIE Electronic Imaging '10 (Human Vision and Electronic Imaging XV), 7257 0Q 1-12. PDF

Phillips, J., Ferwerda, J.A., and *Nunziata, A. (2010) Gloss discrimination and eye movements. Proceedings SPIE Electronic Imaging '10 (Human Vision and Electronic Imaging XV), 7257 0Z 1-12. PDF

Ferwerda, J.A. (2009) Envisioning the material world (invited review article). Vision: Journal of the Vision Society of Japan, 1-11. PDF

Darling, B.A. and Ferwerda, J.A. (2009) The tangiBook: a tangible display system for direct interaction with virtual surfaces. Proceedings IS&T 17th Color Imaging Conference, 260-266. (Best paper award) PDF

Phillips, J.B. and Ferwerda, J.A. (2009) Effects of image dynamic range on apparent surface gloss. Proceedings IS&T 17th Color Imaging Conference, 193-197. PDF

Luka, S and Ferwerda, J.A. (2009) Colorimetric image splitting for high dynamic range displays. Proceedings SID 2009 Annual Conference, 1298-1301. PDF

Ferwerda, J.A. and Luka, S. (2009) A high resolution high dynamic range display for vision research (abstract/poster), Vision Sciences Society, 8th Annual Meeting, Journal of Vision, 9(8), 346a. PDF

Darling, B.A. and Ferwerda, J.A. (2009) The situated laptop: a tangible interface for computer-based studies of surface appearance (abstract/poster), Vision Sciences Society, 8th Annual Meeting, Journal of Vision, 9(8), 324a. PDF

Ferwerda, J.A., Ramanarayanan, G., Bala, K. and Walter, B.J (2008) Visual Equivalence: an object-based approach to image quality. Proceedings IS&T 16th Color Imaging Conference, 347-354. PDF

Ramanarayanan, G., Bala, K. and Ferwerda, J.A. (2008) Perception of complex aggregates. ACM Transactions on Graphics, 27(3), (SIGGRAPH '08), 1-10. PDF

Ramanarayanan, G., Ferwerda, J.A., Bala, K. and Walter, B.J (2008) Dimensionality of visual complexity in computer graphics scenes. Proceedings SPIE Electronic Imaging '08 (Human Vision and Electronic Imaging XIII), 1-10. PDF

Ferwerda, J.A. and Arditi, A. (2008) Are high dynamic range displays bad for the eyes? (abstract) Council on Optical Radiation Measurement, Proceedings of the Annual Meeting (CORM 2008), 1.1

Ferwerda, J.A, *Irawan, P. and Marschner S.R. (2008) Simulating low vision in high dynamic range scenes. (abstract) Council on Optical Radiation Measurement, Proceedings of the Annual Meeting (CORM 2008), 1.4

Ramanarayanan, G., Ferwerda, J.A., Walter, B.J. and Bala, K. (2007) Visual Equivalence: towards a new standard for image fidelity. ACM Transactions on Graphics, 26(3), (SIGGRAPH '07), 1-11. PDF

Bala, K., Ferwerda, J.A. and Walter, B. (2006) Information preserving imaging for heterogeneous networked displays. Workshop on Information Visualization and Interaction Techniques across Multiple Displays, ACM CHI ’06. PDF

Irawan, P., Ferwerda, J.A. and Marschner, S.R. (2005) Perceptually-based tone mapping of high dynamic range image streams. Eurographics Symposium on Rendering, 231-242. PDF    57MB QuickTime movie    14MB QuickTime movie

Ferwerda, J.A. Westin, S.H., Smith, R.C. and Pawlicki, R. (2004) Effects of rendering on shape perception in automobile design. First ACM Symposium on Applied Perception in Graphics and Visualization, 107-114. PDF

Stokes, W., Ferwerda, J.A. Walter, B.J. and Greenberg, D.P. (2004) Perceptual Illumination Components: A new approach to efficient, high quality global illumination rendering. ACM Transactions on Graphics (SIGGRAPH ’04), 742-749. PDF

Ferwerda, J.A. and Pellacini, F. (2003) Functional Difference Predictors (FDPs): measuring meaningful image differences Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems, and Computers, 1388- 1392. (errata: Figure 1 fixed 12/30/06) PDF

Ferwerda, J.A. (2003) Three varieties of realism in computer graphics. Proceedings SPIE Human Vision and Electronic Imaging '03, 290-297. PDF

Dumont, R., Pellacini, F., and Ferwerda, J.A. (2003) Perceptually-driven decision theory for interactive realistic rendering. ACM Transactions on Graphics 22(2), 152-181. PDF

Reinhard, E., Stark, M., Shirley, P., and Ferwerda, J.A. (2002) Photographic tone reproduction for digital images. ACM Transactions on Graphics (SIGGRAPH ’02), 267-276. PDF

Thompson, W., Shirley, P., and Ferwerda, J.A. (2002) A spatial post-processing algorithm for images of night scenes. Journal of Graphics Tools 7(1), 1-12. PDF

Jensen, H.W., Premoze, S., Shirley, P., Thompson, W.B., Ferwerda, J.A., Stark, M. (2002) Night Rendering, Computer Science Department, University of Utah, Tech. Rep. UUCS-00-016. PDF

Ferwerda, J.A.(2001) Elements of early vision for computer graphics. IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications, 21(5), 22-33. PDF

Dumont, R., Pellacini, F., and Ferwerda, J.A.  (2001) Perceptually-based texture caching for hardware rendering. Proceedings 12th Eurographics Workshop on Rendering, 246-256. PDF

Ferwerda, J.A., Pellacini, F. and Greenberg.D.P.  (2001) A psychophysically-based model of surface gloss perception. Proceedings SPIE Human Vision and Electronic Imaging '01, 291-301. PDF

Pellacini, F., Ferwerda, J.A., and Greenberg.D.P.  (2000) Toward a psychophysically-based light reflection model for image synthesis. ACM Transactions on Graphics (SIGGRAPH ’00), 55-64. PDF

Ferwerda, J. A. (1998) Fundamentals of spatial vision. In. V. Interrante (Ed.) Applications of visual perception in computer graphics, Course 32, SIGGRAPH  '98, 1-27. PDF

Pattanaik, S., Ferwerda, J.A., Fairchild, M.D., and Greenberg, D.P. (1998) A multiscale model of adaptation and spatial vision for realistic image display. ACM Transactions on Graphics (SIGGRAPH ’98), 287-298. PDF

Pattanaik, S., Fairchild, M.D., Ferwerda, J.A., and Greenberg.D.P.  (1998) Multiscale model of adaptation, spatial vision and color appearance. Proceedings IS&T 6th Color Imaging Conference, 2- 7. PDF

Ferwerda, J.A., Pattanaik, S., Shirley, P., and Greenberg, D.P. (1997) A model of visual masking for computer graphics. ACM Transactions on Graphics (SIGGRAPH ‘97), 143-152. PDF

Greenberg, D.P., Torrance, K.T., Shirley, P., Arvo, J., Ferwerda, J.A., Pattanaik, S., Lafortune, E., Walter, B., Foo, S., and Trumbore, B. (1997) A framework for realistic image synthesis. ACM Transactions on Graphics (SIGGRAPH ’97), 477-494. PDF

Pattanaik, S.N., Ferwerda, J.A., Torrance, K.E., and Greenberg, D.P. (1997) Validation of global illumination simulations through CCD camera measurements. Proceedings IS&T 5th Color Imaging Conference. 250-253. PDF

Ferwerda, J.A., Pattanaik, S., Shirley, P., and Greenberg, D.P. (1996) A model of visual adaptation for realistic image synthesis. ACM Transactions on Graphics (SIGGRAPH ’96), 249-258. PDF

GV-STC (1993) Digital Media Network, Program of Computer Graphics, Cornell University, PCG-93-4. PDF

GV-STC (1993) Videoconference Control Software (VCC), Program of Computer Graphics, Cornell University, PCG-93-3. PDF

GV-STC (1993) Video Widgets, Program of Computer Graphics, Cornell University, PCG-93-2. PDF

GV-STC (1993) VTC System Design Document, Program of Computer Graphics, Cornell University, PCG-93-1. 

Wanger, L.R., Ferwerda, J.A. and Greenberg, D.P., (1992) Perceiving spatial relationships in computer-generated images. IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications, 12(3), pp. 44-58. PDF

Ferwerda, J.A. (1991) Psychophysical methods. In B. Guenter (Ed.)  Understanding visual perception and its impact on computer graphics. Course C9 SIGGRAPH '91, 3:1-38.

Ferwerda, J.A. and Greenberg, D.P. (1988) A psychophysical approach to assessing the quality of antialiased images. IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications, 8(5), pp. 85-95. PDF