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Rendering Competition 2021


The 2021 rendering competition of the Rendering Algorithms (CS87/287) course had the theme 'It’s what’s inside that counts'. Thirteen student entries were received in total, and were evaluated on a combination of technical merit, aesthetic appeal, and realism by a panel of 3 expert judges. The competition was generously supported by NVIDIA.


Matt Pharr (NVIDIA)

Peter Shirley (NVIDIA)

Kate Salesin (Dartmouth)

1st Place

Tanli Su & Jacob Chen

Runner up

Yang Liu & Yang Qi

Honorable Mention

Addison Wessel & Clay Foye

Leah Ryu & Matthew Ellison

Other Submissions

Chloe Son & Hanlin Wang

Abigail Owen & Daniel Westphal

Fan Feng & Mengdi Wang

Alex DeJournett & Sarah Friday

Yitong Deng & Zangyueyang Xian

Zitong Wu & Joe Zhang

Arden Guo & Patrick Niccolai

Dante LaRocco & Samuel Tabrisky

Tommy White & Carlos Yepes