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Symposium on Geometry Processing 2020



In order to feature some of the scientific highlights and breakthroughs in the field, to promote the reproducibility of research results, and to highlight the importance of high-quality datasets and benchmarks to the advancement of the Geometry Processing SGP attributes three awards:

best-paper award symbol   Best Paper award

to authors of seminal works, presented at SGP 2020, on Geometry Processing and its applications. The recipients are:

Honorable Mention

EGGS: Sparsity-Specific Code Generation

Xuan Tang, Teseo Schneider, Shoaib Kamil, Aurojit Panda, Jinyang Li and Daniele Panozzo.

Best Student paper

A Laplacian for Nonmanifold Triangle Meshes

Nicholas Sharp and Keenan Crane.

Best Paper

Properties of Laplace Operators for Tetrahedral Meshes

Marc Alexa, Philipp Herholz, Max Kohlbrenner, and Olga Sorkine-Hornung.


outstanding software project symbol   Outstanding Software Project award

to authors of software tools which aid to push the research on Geometry Processing forward and to reproduce existing results.

The software award is sponsored by GeometryFactory.

The recipients are:

Instant Meshes

Wenzel Jakob, Marco Tarini, Daniele Panozzo, and Olga Sorkine-Hornung


dataset award symbol   Dataset award

to authors of top-quality datasets and benchmarks provided to the community of Geometry Processing as testbed for present and future algorithms.

In addition, SGP provides papers with the replicability stamp to the authors who, in addition to publishing their article at SGP 2020, provide a complete Open-Source implementation of their algorithm. For more information, including the list of papers awarded the stamp, please check http://www.replicabilitystamp.org/. The recipients are:


Angela Dai, Angel X. Chang, Manolis Savva, Maciej Halber, Thomas Funkhouser, and Matthias Nießner


Previous recipients

Previous recipients are listed at the official SGP Awards Page: http://awards.geometryprocessing.org/