Background and activities

Giuseppe Claudio Guarnera received his Ph.D. degree in computer science from the University of Catania (Italy), with a doctoral dissertation in computer vision and pattern recognition. As a Ph.D. student he spent a significant amount of time at USC Institute for Creative Technologies (US), where he began his research in computer graphics. He joined Loughborough University as a postdoctoral researcher and is now currently a Research Associate at NTNU (Norway). His interests include colorimetry, virtual material acquisition, representation and human perception of materials.

Scientific, academic and artistic work

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Journal publications


  • Guarnera, Dar'ya; Guarnera, Giuseppe Claudio. (2018) Virtual Material Acquisition and Representation for Computer Graphics. Morgan & Claypool Publishers. 2018. ISBN 9781681731469.

Part of book/report

  • Guarnera, Giuseppe Claudio; Ghosh, Abhijeet; Hall, Ian; Glencross, Mashhuda; Guarnera, Dar'ya. (2017) Material Capture and Representation with Applications in Virtual Reality. SIGGRAPH '17 Special Interest Group on Computer Graphics and Interactive Techniques Conference; Los Angeles, CA, USA — July 30 - August 03, 2017.