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Current serializers (used by BIMvie.ws and BIMsurfer)
This serializer writes the geometry in a binary format that in most cases can easily be send to GPU's. The source code should be quite self explanatory: https://github.com/opensourceBIM/BIMserver/blob/master/MiscSerializers/src/org/bimserver/serializers/binarygeometry/BinaryGeometrySerializer.java
This serializer is used by BIMvie.ws and BIMsurfer.
This serializes the semantic information of the IFC model in JSON format. This contains no geometry. It's used by the sidebar showing the tree etc...
Serializes the geometry in JSON. Right now this serializer is being called for every (enabled and existing) IfcProduct subtype.
Even older serializers
The older serializers "SceneJSSerializer" and "StreamingSceneJSSerializer" are not used anymore.