186.826 Color
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2022W, VO, 2.0h, 3.0EC
TUWEL

Properties

  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VO Lecture
  • Format: Distance Learning

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to:

  • Understand the physical principles behind color and visual perception of the human eye.
  • To perceive color more consciously and to be aware of subjective differences in visual perception.
  • To grasp the connections between human visual perception and technology, as well as to identify technological limitations in the digital representation of color.
  • To critically review and analyze current research topics in the field of visual perception and color, and identify future research topics and formulate open research questions.

 

Subject of course

The course consists of a theoretical lecture and a discussion of current research topics.

The lecture will present the following topics:

  • What is color - physical basics
  • Visual perception of humans
  • Visual acuity, contrast vision, color vision deficiencies
  • Simulations of and assistive technology for vision impairments
  • Color spectra
  • Colorimetry
  • Color spaces and transformations
  • Visual perception in virtual and augmented reality

Teaching methods

Lecture to teach the basics

Independent reading of scientific articles

Critical discussion and analysis of current research

The lecture will be given online in the winter semester 2022/23. (The TUWEL course with Zoom links will be available on October, 3rd, 2022.)

The lecture is given in English with English slides.

Mode of examination

Oral

Additional information

ECTS-Breakdown: 3 ECTS = 75 hours

12 h lecture time
15 h reading and critical reflection on selected research papers
  2 h discussion of current research topics
45 h preparation for the exam
  1 h exam
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75 h. equals 3 ECTS at 25 h each.

 

Lecturers

Institute

Course dates

DayTimeDateLocationDescription
Tue11:00 - 13:0004.10.2022 - 10.01.2023 Zoom-Link in TUWEL Course (LIVE)Lecture
Color - Single appointments
DayDateTimeLocationDescription
Tue04.10.202211:00 - 13:00 Zoom-Link in TUWEL CourseKick-off
Tue11.10.202211:00 - 13:00 Zoom-Link in TUWEL CourseLecture
Tue18.10.202211:00 - 13:00 Zoom-Link in TUWEL CourseLecture
Tue25.10.202211:00 - 13:00 Zoom-Link in TUWEL CourseLecture
Tue08.11.202211:00 - 13:00 Zoom-Link in TUWEL CourseLecture
Tue22.11.202211:00 - 13:00 Zoom-Link in TUWEL CourseLecture
Tue06.12.202211:00 - 13:00 Zoom-Link in TUWEL CourseLecture
Tue13.12.202211:00 - 13:00 Zoom-Link in TUWEL CourseLecture
Tue10.01.202311:00 - 13:00 Zoom-Link in TUWEL CourseDiscussion Session

Examination modalities

Oral examination (in German or English) of the lecture content and the scientific articles that were read and discussed in the lecture.
Exam dates in February or by appointment (contact Univ.Lektorin Dipl.-Ing. Dr.techn. Katharina Krösl).

Exams for the semester of 2020/21 or previous cannot be taken anymore.

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
30.08.2022 09:00

Registration modalities

Eine Anmeldung ist nicht erforderlich, wird aber empfohlen, um auf alle Unterlagen Zugriff zu haben, um die Kommunikation zu erleichtern (z.B. Absage bei Krankheit des Vortragenden) und um bei der abschließenden LVA-Beurteilung teilnehmen zu können.

Curricula

Study CodeSemesterPrecon.Info
066 932 Visual Computing

Literature

The slides (in English) will be available for download in the TUWEL course, after each lecture.

Language

English