Anton Kaplanyan
Research Scientist @ Oculus Research

I focus on computer graphics for virtual and augmented reality at Oculus Research, working on open problems ranging from perceptual rendering and machine learning for rendering to low-power real-time and cloud-based rendering.

Publications
2017
C. Chakravarty, A. Kaplanyan, C. Schied, M. Salvi, A. Lefohn, D. Nowrouzezahrai, T. Aila
ACM Transactions on Graphics 36(4), Proceedings of SIGGRAPH
2017
@article{Chaitanya17,
 author = {Chaitanya, Chakravarty R. Alla and Kaplanyan, Anton S. and Schied, Christoph and Salvi, Marco and Lefohn, Aaron and Nowrouzezahrai, Derek and Aila, Timo},
 title = {Interactive Reconstruction of {Monte Carlo} Image Sequences Using a Recurrent Denoising Autoencoder},
 journal = {ACM Trans. Graph. (Proc. SIGGRAPH)},
 volume = {36},
 number = {4},
 year = {2017},
 pages = {98:1--98:12}
} 
1st place
C. Schied, A. Kaplanyan, C. Wyman, A. Patney, C. Chakravarty, J. Burgess, S. Liu, C. Dachsbacher, A. Lefohn, M. Salvi
Proceedings of High Performance Graphics
2017
@inproceedings{Schied17,
 author = {Schied, Christoph and Kaplanyan, Anton and Wyman, Chris and Patney, Anjul and Chaitanya, Chakravarty R. Alla and Burgess, John and Liu, Shiqiu and Dachsbacher, Carsten and Lefohn, Aaron and Salvi, Marco},
 title = {Spatiotemporal Variance-guided Filtering: Real-time Reconstruction for Path-traced Global Illumination},
 booktitle = {Proc. High Performance Graphics},
 series = {HPG},
 year = {2017},
 pages = {2:1--2:12},
 articleno = {2}
} 
H. Otsu, A. Kaplanyan, J. Hanika, C. Dachsbacher, T. Hachisuka
ACM Transactions on Graphics 36(4), Proceedings of SIGGRAPH
2017
@article{Otsu17,
  author    = {Hisanari Otsu and Anton S. Kaplanyan and
               Johannes Hanika and Carsten Dachsbacher and Toshiya Hachisuka},
  title     = {Fusing state spaces for {Markov chain Monte Carlo} rendering},
  journal   = {ACM Trans. Graph. (Proc. SIGGRAPH)},
  volume    = {36},
  number    = {4},
  pages     = {74:1--74:10},
  year      = {2017},
}
2016
1st place
A. Kaplanyan, S. Hill, A. Patney, A. Lefohn
Proceedings of High Performance Graphics
2016
@inproceedings{Kaplanyan16,
 author = {Kaplanyan, A. S. and Hill, S. and Patney, A. and Lefohn, A.},
 title = {Filtering Distributions of Normals for Shading Antialiasing},
 booktitle = {Proc. High Performance Graphics},
 series = {HPG},
 year = {2016},
 pages = {151--162},
}
A. Patney, J. Kim, M. Salvi, A. Kaplanyan, C. Wyman, N. Benty, A. Lefohn, D. Luebke
ACM Transactions on Graphics 35(6), Proceedings of SIGGRAPH Asia
2016
@article{Patney16,
 author = {Patney, Anjul and Salvi, Marco and Kim, Joohwan and Kaplanyan, Anton and Wyman, Chris and Benty, Nir and Luebke, David and Lefohn, Aaron},
 title = {Towards Foveated Rendering for Gaze-tracked Virtual Reality},
 journal = {ACM Trans. Graph. (Proc. SIGGRAPH Asia)},
 volume = {35},
 number = {6},
 year = {2016},
 pages = {179:1--179:12}
}
T. Zirr, A. Kaplanyan
Symposium on Interactive 3D Graphics and Games
2016
@inproceedings{Zirr16,
 author = {Zirr, Tobias and Kaplanyan, Anton},
 title = {Real-time Rendering of Procedural Multiscale Materials},
 booktitle = {Symp. on Interactive 3D Graphics and Games},
 series = {I3D},
 year = {2016},
 pages = {139--148}
}
2015
J. Hanika, A. Kaplanyan, C. Dachsbacher
Comput. Graph. Forum 34(4), Proceedings of EGSR
2015
@article{Hanika15,
 author = {Hanika, Johannes and Kaplanyan, Anton S. and Dachsbacher, Carsten},
 title = {Improved Half Vector Space Light Transport},
 journal = {Comput. Graph. Forum (Proc. EGSR)},
 volume = {34},
 number = {3},
 year = {2015},
 pages = {65--74}
}
2014
A. Kaplanyan, J. Hanika, C. Dachsbacher
ACM Transactions on Graphics 33(4), Proceedings of SIGGRAPH
2014
@article{Kaplanyan14,
 author = {Kaplanyan, Anton S. and Hanika, Johannes and Dachsbacher, Carsten},
 title = {The Natural-Constraint Representation of the Path Space for Efficient Light Transport Simulation},
 journal = {ACM Trans. Graph. (Proc. SIGGRAPH)},
 volume = {33},
 number = {4},
 year = {2014},
 pages = {102:1--102:13}
}
T. Hachisuka, A. Kaplanyan, C. Dachsbacher
ACM Transactions on Graphics 33(4), Proceedings of SIGGRAPH
2014
@article{Hachisuka14,
 author = {Hachisuka, Toshiya and Kaplanyan, Anton and Dachsbacher, Carsten},
 title = {Multiplexed Metropolis Light Transport},
 journal = {ACM Trans. Graph. (Proc. SIGGRAPH)},
 volume = {33},
 number = {4},
 year = {2014},
 pages = {100:1--100:10}
}
2013
A. Kaplanyan, C. Dachsbacher
ACM Transactions on Graphics 32(2), Presented at SIGGRAPH
2013
@article{Kaplanyan13,
 author = {Kaplanyan, Anton and Dachsbacher, Carsten},
 title = {Adaptive Progressive Photon Mapping},
 journal = {ACM Trans. Graph.},
 volume = {32},
 number = {2},
 year = {2013},
 pages = {16:1--16:13}
}
A. Kaplanyan, C. Dachsbacher
Computer Graphics Forum 32(2), Proceedings of Eurographics
2013
@article{Kaplanyan13PSR,
 author  = {Kaplanyan, Anton and Dachsbacher, Carsten},
 title   = {Path Space Regularization for Holistic and Robust Light Transport},
 journal = {Comput. Graph. Forum (Proc. Eurographics)},
 volume  = {32},
 number  = {2},
 pages   = {63--72},
 year    = {2013}
}
T. Schmidt, J. Novák, J. Meng, A. Kaplanyan, T Reiner, D. Nowrouzezahrai, C. Dachsbacher
ACM Transactions on Graphics 32(4), Proceedings of SIGGRAPH
2013
@article{Schmidt13,
 author = {Schmidt, Thorsten-Walther and Nov\'{a}k, Jan and Meng, Johannes and Kaplanyan, Anton S. and Reiner, Tim and Nowrouzezahrai, Derek and Dachsbacher, Carsten},
 title = {Path-space Manipulation of Physically Based Light Transport},
 journal = {ACM Trans. Graph. (Proc. SIGGRAPH)},
 volume = {32},
 number = {4},
 year = {2013},
 pages = {129:1--129:11}
}
C. Weber, A. Kaplanyan, M. Stamminger, C. Dachsbacher
Proc. Vision, Modeling, and Visualization
2013
@inproceedings{Weber13,
 title = {Interactive Direct Volume Rendering with Many-light Methods and Transmittance Caching},
 author = {Weber, Christoph and Kaplanyan, Anton and Stamminger, Marc and Dachsbacher, Carsten},
 booktitle = {Vision, Modeling and Visualization},
 editor = {Michael Bronstein and Jean Favre and Kai Hormann},
 year = {2013},
 publisher = {The Eurographics Association}
}
2012
3rd place
T. Reiner, A. Kaplanyan, M. Reinhard, C. Dachsbacher
Computer Graphics Forum 31(2), Proceedings of Eurographics
2012
@article{Reiner12,
  author = {Reiner, Tim and Kaplanyan, Anton and Reinhard, Marcel and Dachsbacher, Carsten},
  title = {Selective Inspection and Interactive Visualization of Light Transport in Virtual Scenes},
  booktitle = {Comput. Graph. Forum (Proc. Eurographics)},
  year = {2012},
  volume = {31},
  number = {2},
  pages = {711--718}
}
R. Prutkin, A. Kaplanyan, C. Dachsbacher
Proceedings of Eurographics Short Papers
2012
@inproceedings{Prutkin12,
  author = {Prutkin, Roman and Kaplanyan, Anton and Dachsbacher, Carsten},
  title = {Reflective Shadow Map Clustering for Real-Time Global Illumination},
  booktitle = {Proc. Eurographics Short Papers},
  year = {2012},
}
2011
A. Kaplanyan, W. Engel, C. Dachsbacher
GPU Pro 2
2011
@incollection{Kaplanyan11,
  author      = {Kaplanyan, Anton and Engel, Wolfgang and Dachsbacher, Carsten},
  title       = {Diffuse Global Illumination with Temporally Coherent Light Propagation Volumes},
  editor      = {Wolfgang Engel},
  booktitle   = {{GPU} Pro 2},
  publisher   = {AK Peters},
  year        = 2011,
  pages       = {185--204},
  chapter     = 5
}
2010
A. Kaplanyan, C. Dachsbacher
Proceedings of the ACM SIGGRAPH Symposium on Interactive 3D Graphics and Games
2010
@inproceedings{Kaplanyan10,
  author = {Kaplanyan, Anton and Dachsbacher, Carsten},
  title = {Cascaded Light Propagation Volumes for Real-time Indirect Illumination},
  booktitle = {Proc. ACM SIGGRAPH Symposium on Interactive 3D Graphics and Games},
  series = {I3D},
  year = {2010},
  pages = {99--107}
}
Contact
Anton Kaplanyan
Oculus Research
9845 Willows Rd, Redmond, WA 98033