CoolColJ wrote:I wonder if there is a way to combine SSPM's caustic ability with plain bidirectional path traicng for all the other regular conditions
This is what everybody think since the first SPPM paper was presented.
There was a nice proposition at siggraph asia 2011 https://graphics.cg.uni-saarland.de/201 ... x-merging/
Toshiya published a technical report with such results recently :
http://cs.au.dk/~toshiya/ (scroll to technicals report)
I was working on something similar until this report was published. The crappy thing in research is that generally people have the same ideas, but some of them are really quicker to get result and publish.
<sad mood> /me is looking for a new job