Dr. Peter Vangorp

  • PhD Engineering – Computer Science, KU Leuven, 2009
  • MSc Engineering – Computer Science, KU Leuven, 2005
  • BSc Engineering, KU Leuven, 2002
  • Fellow of HEA
  • Member of BCS
Dr. Peter Vangorp 

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Computer Graphics, Human Visual Perception, Virtual Reality, Visualisation

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Dr. Peter Vangorp
Department of Computer Science
Edge Hill University
L39 4QP

Phone: 01695 657788
Email: Peter Vangorp
Office: TH F16

  • Games Engines
  • Computer Graphics & Modelling
  • Creative VR/AR Applications
  • Data Visualisation


Peter Vangorp is a Senior Lecturer in Computer Science at the Department of Computer Science at Edge Hill University (UK). Previously, Peter was a postdoctoral researcher at Bangor University (UK), MPI Informatik (Germany), Giessen University (Germany), and Inria (France). He holds a PhD, MSc, and BSc from KU Leuven (Belgium). His research is on human visual perception and its applications in computer graphics, human-computer interaction, and visualisation.

see also: http://pvangorp.be/

Research Publications

Selected Research Publications:
  • BARLA, P., PACANOWSKI, R., and VANGORP, P., 2018. A composite BRDF model for hazy gloss. Computer Graphics Forum 37, 4, 55-66. doi:10.1111/cgf.13475
  • VANGORP, P., BARLA, P., and FLEMING, R. W., 2017. The perception of hazy gloss. Journal of Vision 17, 5, 19:1-17. doi:10.1167/17.5.19
  • MUKHERJEE, R., DEBATTISTA, K., BASHFORD-ROGERS, T., VANGORP, P., MANTIUK, R. K., BESSA, M., WATERFIELD, B., and CHALMERS, A., 2016. Objective and subjective evaluation of High Dynamic Range video compression. Signal Processing: Image Communication 47, 426-437. doi:10.1016/j.image.2016.08.001
  • VANGORP, P., MYSZKOWSKI, K., GRAF, E. W., and MANTIUK, R. K., 2015. A model of local adaptation. ACM Transactions on Graphics 34, 6 (Proc. ACM SIGGRAPH Asia 2015), 166:1-13. doi:10.1145/2816795.2818086
  • KELLNHOFER, P., RITSCHEL, T., VANGORP, P., MYSZKOWSKI, K., and SEIDEL, H.-P., 2014. Stereo day-for-night: Retargeting disparity for scotopic vision. ACM Transactions on Applied Perception, 11, 3, 15:1-17. doi:10.1145/2644813
  • VANGORP, P., RICHARDT, C., COOPER, E. A., CHAURASIA, G., BANKS, M. S., and DRETTAKIS, G., 2013. Perception of perspective distortions in image-based rendering. ACM Transactions on Graphics 32, 4 (Proc. ACM SIGGRAPH 2013), 58:1-12. doi:10.1145/2461912.2461971
  • CIRIO, G., VANGORP, P., CHAPOULIE, E., MARCHAL, M., LÉCUYER, A., and DRETTAKIS, G., 2012. Walking in a cube: Novel metaphors for safely navigating large virtual environments in restricted real workspaces. IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics 18, 4 (Proc. IEEE Virtual Reality 2012), 546-554. doi:10.1109/TVCG.2012.60
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