My publications are mostly in the field of Computer Graphics and in particular in High Dynamic Range Imaging, Rendering (real-time, montecarlo rendering), and General Processing on GPU or graphics hardware. These include my thesis, journal papers, conference papers, posters, and talks:

"Fine-grained detection of inverse tone mapping in HDR images". Wei Fan, Giuseppe Valenzise, Francesco Banterle, Frederic Dufaux. Elsevier Signal Processing, Volume 152, Number November, page 178--188. November 2018. Project Page.

"Automatic saturation correction for dynamic range management algorithms ". Alessandro Artusi, Tania Pouli, Francesco Banterle, Ahmet Oguz Akyuz. Elsevier Image Communication, Volume 63, page 110--120. April 2018. Project Page.

"Advanced High Dynamic Range Imaging". Francesco Banterle, Alessandro Artusi, Kurt Debattista, Alan Chalmers. CRC Press. July 2017. Project Page.

"From Paper to Web: Automatic Generation of a Web-Accessible 3D Repository of Pottery Types". Matteo Dellepiane, Marco Callieri, Francesco Banterle, Domenico Arenga, Massimo Zallocco, Roberto Scopigno . 15th Eurographics Workshops on Graphics and Cultural Heritage (EG GCH 2017), page 65-70. September 2017. Project Page.

"The ArchAIDE Project: Results and Perspectives After the First Year". Francesco Banterle, Matteo Dellepiane, Tim Evans, Gabriele Gattiglia, Barak Itkin, Massimo Zallocco. 15th Eurographics Workshops on Graphics and Cultural Heritage (EG GCH 2017), page 65-70. September 2017. Project Page.

"The ArchAIDE Project: Results and Perspectives After the First Year". Francesco Banterle, Barak Itkin, Matteo Dellepiane, Lior Wolf, Marco Callieri, Nachum Dershowitz, Roberto Scopigno. The 14th IAPR International Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition (ICDAR2017), page 683--690. November 2017. Project Page.

"A Gamut Mapping Framework for Color-Accurate Reproduction of HDR Images". Elena Sikudova, Tania Pouli, Alessandro Artusi, Ahmet Oguz Akyuz, Francesco Banterle, Erik Reinhard, Zeynep Mazlumoglu. IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications, Volume 36, Number 4, page 78--90. July/August 2016. Project Page.

"Forensic detection of inverse tone mapping in HDR images". Wei Fan, Giuseppe Valenzise, Francesco Banterle, Frederic Dufaux. Image Processing (ICIP), 2016 IEEE International Conference on, page 166-170. September 2016. Project Page.

"High Dynamic Range Video: Concepts, Technologies and Applications". Francesco Banterle, Jonas Unger. Elsevier, page 45--60 . April 2016 . Project Page.

"Image Content Retargeting: Maintaining Color, Tone, and Spatial Consistency". Alessandro Artusi, Francesco Banterle, Tunc Aydin, Daniele Panozzo, Olga Sorkine-Hornung. CRC Pres. September 2016 . Project Page.

"Mixing tone mapping operators on the GPU by differential zone mapping based on psychophysical experiments". Francesco Banterle, Alessandro Artusi, Elena Sikudova, Patrick Ledda, Thomas Edward William Bashford-Rogers, Alan Chalmers, Marina Bloj. CRC Pres. October 2016 . Project Page.

"Practical-HDR: A Simple and Effective Method for Merging High Dynamic Range Videos". Damla Ezgi Ak├žora, Francesco Banterle, Massimiliano Corsini, Ahmet Oguz Akyuz, Roberto Scopigno. The 13th European Conference on Visual Media Production (CVMP). December 2016 . Project Page.

"The HDR-video pipeline". Jonas Unger, Francesco Banterle, Gabriel Eilertsen, Rafal Mantiuk. Eurographics 2016 Tutorials . May 2016 . Project Page.

"Compression and Querying of Arbitrary Geodesic Distances". Rosario Aiello, Francesco Banterle, Nico Pietroni, Luigi Malomo, Paolo Cignoni, Roberto Scopigno. Lecture Notes in Computer Science - special issue of ICIAP 2015, Volume 9279, page 282--293. 2015. Project Page.

"Digitizing and navigating unaccessible archaeological sites on mobile devices". Luigi Malomo, Francesco Banterle, Paolo Pingi, Marco Callieri, Matteo Dellepiane, Roberto Scopigno. Applications of Digital Image Processing XXXVIII, page 95990R-1--11 . 2015. Project Page.

"Effects of display rendering on HDR image quality assessment". Emin Zerman, Giuseppe Valenzise, Francesca De Simone, Francesco Banterle, Frederic Dufaux. Applications of Digital Image Processing XXXVIII, page 95990R-1--11 . August 2015. Project Page.

"LecceAR: An Augmented Reality App for Cultural Heritage". Francesco Banterle, Franco Alberto Cardillo, Luigi Malomo. ERCIM News, Number 103, page 16--17. October 2015. Project Page.

"Photorealistic rendering of mixed reality scenes". Joel Kronander, Francesco Banterle, Andrew Gardner, Ehsan Miandji, Jonas Unger. Computer Graphics Forum, Volume 34, Number 2, page 643--665. May 2015. Project Page.

"VirtualTour: A System for Exploring Cultural Heritage Sites in an Immersive Way". Luigi Malomo, Francesco Banterle, Paolo Pingi, Francesco Gabellone, Roberto Scopigno. 2015 Digital Heritage International Congress - Vol. 1 (Proc. of), Volume 1, page 309--312. September 2015. Project Page.

"CG-TMO: A Local Tone Mapping for Computer Graphics Generated Content". Francesco Banterle, Alessandro Artusi, Paolo Francesco Banterle, Roberto Scopigno . The 2nd IEEE Global Conference on Signal and Information Processing, page 1231--1235. September 2014. Project Page.

"CG-TMO: A Local Tone Mapping for Computer Graphics Generated Content". Francesco Banterle, Alessandro Artusi, Paolo Francesco Banterle, Roberto Scopigno. The 2nd IEEE Global Conference on Signal and Information Processing, page 1231--1235. September 2014. Project Page.

"Color Correction for Tone Reproduction". Tania Pouli, Alessandro Artusi, Francesco Banterle, Ahmet Oguz Akyuz, Hans-Peter Seidel, Erik Reinhard. CIC21: Twenty-first Color and Imaging Conference, page 215--220. November 2013. Project Page.

"EnvyDepth: An Interface for Recovering Local Natural Illumination from Environment Maps". Francesco Banterle, Marco Callieri, Matteo Dellepiane, Massimiliano Corsini, Fabio Pellacini, Roberto Scopigno. Computer Graphics Forum, Volume 32, Number 7, page 411--420 . October 2013. Project Page.

"HDR Image Watermarking based on Bracketing Decomposition". Vassilios Solachidis, Emanuele Maiorana, Patrizio Campisi, Francesco Banterle. IEEE International Conference on Digital Signal Processing (18th DSP 2013), page 1--6 . July 2013. Project Page.

"Real-Time High Fidelity Inverse Tone Mapping for Low Dynamic Range Content". Francesco Banterle, Alan Chalmers, Roberto Scopigno. Eurographics 2013 Short Papers, page 41--44. May 2013. Project Page.

"BoostHDR: A novel backward-compatible method for HDR images". Francesco Banterle, Roberto Scopigno. Proceedings of SPIE Volume 8499: Applications of Digital Image Processing XXXV, Volume 8499. 13-16 August 2012. Project Page.

"Dynamic Range Compression by Differential Zone Mapping Based on Psychophysical Experiments". Francesco Banterle, Alessandro Artusi, Elena Sikudova, Thomas Bashford-Rogers, Patrick Ledda, Marina Bloj, and Alan Chalmers. ACM Symposium on Applied Perception (SAP) 2012. 3-4 August 2012. Project Page.

"Mapping images to target devices: spatial, temporal, stereo, tone, and color". Francesco Banterle, Alessandro Artusi, Tunc O. Aydin, Piotr Didyk, Elmar Eisemann, Diego Gutierrez, Rafal Mantiuk, Tobias Ritschel. Eurographics 2012. Monday, 14 May | 9:00am-04:40pm (Full Day) | Room A . Project Page.






"A Parallel Architecture for Interactive Rendering of Scattering and Refraction Effects". Daniele Bernabei, Ajit Hakke Patil, Francesco Banterle, Marco Di Benedetto, Fabio Ganovelli, Sumanta Pattanaik, Roberto Scopigno. IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications. April/March 2012. Project Page.

"A Low-Memory, Straightforward, and Fast Bilateral Filter". Francesco Banterle, Massimiliano Corsini, Paolo Cignoni, Roberto Scopigno. Computer Graphics Forum. February 2012. Project Page.

"Multidimensional Image Retargeting". Francesco Banterle, Alessandro Artusi, Tunc O. Aydin, Piotr Didyk, Elmar Eisemann, Diego Gutierrez, Rafal Mantiuk, Karol Myszkowski. Siggraph ASIA 2011. Thursday 15 December | 09:00 am-06:00 pm | Room S222 . Project Page.






"A Survey of Specularity Removal Methods". Alessandro Artusi, Francesco Banterle, Dmitry Chetverikov. Computer Graphics Forum. December 2001. Project Page.

"Enhancement of Low Dynamic Range Videos using High Dynamic Range Backgrounds". Francesco Banterle, Matteo Dellepiane, and Roberto Scopigno. Eurographics 2011 Area Papers HDR. April 2011. Project Page.







"Advanced High Dynamic Range Imaging: Theory and Practice". Francesco Banterle, Alessandro Artusi, Kurt Debattista, and Alan Chalmers. AK Peters Ltd. February 2011. Bibtex.







"High Dynamic Range Imaging and LDR Expansion For Generating HDR Content". Francesco Banterle, Kurt Debattista, Alessandro Artusi, Sumanta Pattanaik, Karol Myszkowski, Patrick Ledda, and Alan Chalmers. Computer Graphics Forum, Volume 28, Issue 8 . December 2009.

"Instant Caching for Interactive Global Illumination". Kurt Debattista, Piotr Dubla, Francesco Banterle, Luis Paulo Santos, and Alan Chalmers. Computer Graphics Forum, Volume 28, Issue 8 . 2216-2228. December 2009.




"Inverse Tone Mapping". Francesco Banterle. Doctorate in Philosophy Thesis, School of Engineering, University of Warwick. Supervisor: Prof. Alan Chalmers, Internal Examiner: Prof. Paul Jennings, External Examiner: Kadi Bouatouch. Graduation July 2009 (VIVA on the April 2009).



"High Dynamic Range Imaging and LDR Expansion For Generating HDR Content". Francesco Banterle, Kurt Debattista, Alessandro Artusi, Sumanta Pattanaik, Karol Myszkowski, Patrick Ledda, Marina Bloj, and Alan Chalmers. Eurographics State of Art 2009. 30 March - 4 April 2009.

"A Psychophysical Evaluation of Inverse Tone Mapping". Francesco Banterle, Patrick Ledda, Kurt Debattista, Marina Bloj, Alessandro Artusi and Alan Chalmers. Computer Graphics Forum, Volume 28, Issue 1 . 13-25. March 2009.

"AE-HDR: an automatic exposure framework for high dynamic range content". Francesco Banterle and Paolo Banterle. Siggraph Poster Program. 2008.




"A GPU-friendly Method for High Dynamic Range Texture Compression using Inverse Tone Mapping". Francesco Banterle, Kurt Debattista, Patrick Ledda, and Alan Chalmers. Graphics Interface, Windsor, Ontario, Canada. 28-30 May 2008.




"Expanding Low Dynamic Range Videos for High Dynamic Range Applications". Francesco Banterle, Patrick Ledda, Kurt Debattista, and Alan Chalmers. ACM Spring Conference on Computer Graphics. 21-23 April 2008.



"Abstract interpretation using graphics processing units". Francesco Banterle. JTE GPGPU, Paris. 3 April 2008.




"Perceptual rendering of participating media". Veronica Sundstedt, Diego Gutierrez, Oscar Anson, Francesco Banterle and Alan Chalmers. Transaction on Applied Perception, Volume 4, Issue 3 . 15. November 2007.







"Inverse Tone Mapping and its application". Francesco Banterle. University Challenge Papers Evening. Winner of the competition. . November 2007.



"Displaying colourimetrically calibrated images on a High Dynamic Range Display". Alexa I. Ruppertsberg, Marina Bloj, Francesco Banterle and Alan Chalmers. Journal of Visual Communication and Image Representation - Special issue on HDRI, Volume 18, Issue 5 . 429-438 . October 2007.




"A Fast Implementation of Octagon Abstract Domain on Graphics Hardware". Francesco Banterle and Roberto Giacobazzi. The 14th International Static Analysis Symposium, SAS 2007 Kongens Lyngby, Denmark. 467-478. 22-24 August 2007. .




"A framework for inverse tone mapping". Francesco Banterle, Patrick Ledda, Kurt Debattista, Alan Chalmers and Marina Bloj. The Visual Computer, Volume 23, Number 7. 467-478. July 2007.









"Un modello per il rendering veloce di oggetti traslucenti". Francesco Banterle. Tesi di Laurea Specialistica in Informatica (Master of Science Thesis in Computer Science). University of Verona, Italy. Supervisor: prof. Andrea Fusiello. Marks: 110/110 Magna cum Laude. 2006 (Graduation Day March 2007).




"Inverse Tone Mapping". Francesco Banterle, Patrick Ledda, Kurt Debattista, Alan Chalmers. ACM Graphite 2006. 349--356. 2006.



"A dual funnel approximation for the appearance of translucent material". Francesco Banterle and Alan Chalmers. ACM SIGGRAPH 2006 Poster Program. 2006.




"A Fast Translucency Appearance Model For Real-Time Applications". Francesco Banterle and Alan Chalmers. ACM Spring Conference on Computer Graphics. 20-22 April 2006.





"A Fast Translucency Appearance Model". Francesco Banterle. ACM SIGGRAPH 2005 Poster Program. 2005.




"Implementazione di un Algoritmo di Texture Mapping Dipendente dalla Vista". Francesco Banterle. Tesi di Laurea Triennale in Informatica (Bachelor of Science Thesis in Computer Science). University of Verona, Italy. Supervisor: prof. Andrea Fusiello. Marks: 110/110 Magna cum Laude. 2004 (Graduation Day December 2004).

"Real-Time Global Illumination". Francesco Banterle. In NVIDIA ShaderTech Triathlon Contest Second Prize in the "Materials & Environmental Effects. August 2004.