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Comparing CAVE, Wall, and Desktop Displays for Navigation and Wayfinding in Complex 3D Models
Found in: Computer Graphics International Conference
By Colin Swindells, Barry A. Po, Ima Hajshirmohammadi, Brian Corrie, John C. Dill, Brian D. Fisher, Kellogg S. Booth
Issue Date:June 2004
pp. 420-427
Computer-aided design (CAD) and 3D visualization techniques are at the heart of many engineering processes such as aircraft, ship, and automobile design. These visualization tasks require users to navigate or wayfind through complex 3D geometric models con...
 
The interpreter - A microprogrammable building block system
Found in: Managing Requirements Knowledge, International Workshop on
By E. W. Reigel, U. Faber, D. Fisher
Issue Date:May 1972
pp. 705
No summary available.
   
Co-Located Collaborative Visual Analytics around a Tabletop Display
Found in: IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics
By P. Isenberg,D. Fisher,S. A. Paul,M. R. Morris,K. Inkpen,M. Czerwinski
Issue Date:May 2012
pp. 689-702
Co-located collaboration can be extremely valuable during complex visual analytics tasks. We present an exploratory study of a system designed to support collaborative visual analysis tasks on a digital tabletop display. Fifteen participant pairs employed ...
 
Teaching dynamics using interactive tablet PC instruction software
Found in: Frontiers in Education, Annual
By D. Fisher,P. Cornwell,J. Williams
Issue Date:October 2007
pp. S3J-3-S3J-4
Is there an advantage of using interactive tablet PC software as opposed to more traditional teaching methods? This work is an innovative use of tablet PC technology to teach an introductory dynamics course. Each student in the classroom used a tablet PC a...
 
Advanced Information Management Tools for Individual and Organizational Learning
Found in: Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences
By S. Sonka, D. Fisher, R. Westgren
Issue Date:January 2001
pp. 4026
The complexity associated with today's more turbulent environment as well as pluralism that results from the nature of group decision making are specific factors that challenge decision makers. This paper reports upon the use of advanced information tools ...
   
Work in progress - assessing the impact of penbased computing and collaboration-facilitating software in the classroom
Found in: Frontiers in Education, Annual
By A. Chidanandan,R. DeVasher,P. Ferro,D. Fisher,S. Mitra-Kirtley,L. Merkle,D. Mutchler,S. Sexton,M. Simoni,J.M. Williams
Issue Date:October 2007
pp. T1G-17-T1G-18
Our project focuses on evaluating the impact of pen-based computing devices and collaboration-facilitating software in the engineering, science, and technical communication classrooms. The faculty members engaged in the project are implementing pen-based d...
 
VR — A Reality Check?
Found in: Virtual Reality Conference, IEEE
By Randall C. Smith, Brian D. Fisher, Dan Sandin, Stephen H. Westin
Issue Date:March 2005
pp. 303
Within the large spectrum of possible VR application areas, automotive applications were among the first to appear, and are among the most demanding. Technology has not been sufficiently sophisticated for many tasks. The troubling thought is that we are ha...
   
Hotmap: Looking at Geographic Attention
Found in: IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics
By D. Fisher
Issue Date:November 2007
pp. 1184-1191
Understanding how people use online maps allows data acquisition teams to concentrate their efforts on the portions of the map that are most seen by users. Online maps represent vast databases, and so it is insufficient to simply look at a list of the most...
 
Advances in hands-on experiments and simulations for an introductory Dynamics Course
Found in: Frontiers in Education, Annual
By B. Burchett,D. Fisher,P. Cornwell
Issue Date:October 2007
pp. T3G-18-T3G-23
The Mechanical Engineering faculty of Rose- Hulman Institute of Technology have devised a series of virtual and hardware experiments designed to enhance student confidence in kinematic and kinetic models, to reduce reliance on intuition, and to show the st...
 
CNC machining plastic injection mold plates in the classroom
Found in: Frontiers in Education, Annual
By D. Fisher,R. Hofmann
Issue Date:October 2007
pp. S2A-12-S2A-17
After finishing their undergraduate education many Mechanical Engineering graduates join industry and design parts that require computer-numeric-control (CNC) machining, but too few graduates have the know- how to actually use a CNC machine to produce a co...
 
One-to-one modeling and simulation of unbounded systems: experiences and lessons
Found in: Winter Simulation Conference
By R.V. Belani, S.M. Das, D. Fisher
Issue Date:December 2002
pp. 720-724
Conventional computer modeling and simulation have focused on computer objects that represent elements of the real world. In this paper we present a new approach to modeling and simulation in which authors describe the characteristics of the world being si...
   
A hierarchical single-key-lock access control using the Chinese remainder theorem
Found in: Proceedings of the 1992 ACM/SIGAPP Symposium on Applied computing: technological challenges of the 1990's (SAC '92)
By D. D. Fisher, Huizhu Lu, Kim S. Lee
Issue Date:April 1992
pp. 491-496
This paper describes the effects of program restructuring in a dataflow environment. Previous studies showed that dataflow programs can exhibit locality and that a memory hierarchy is feasible in a dataflow environment. This study shows that the order in w...
     
Multiple representation of abstract data types and reuse of realizations
Found in: Proceedings of the 1992 ACM/SIGAPP Symposium on Applied computing: technological challenges of the 1990's (SAC '92)
By D. D. Fisher, G. E. Hedrick, H. M. Al-Haddad, K. M. George
Issue Date:April 1992
pp. 169-176
This paper describes the effects of program restructuring in a dataflow environment. Previous studies showed that dataflow programs can exhibit locality and that a memory hierarchy is feasible in a dataflow environment. This study shows that the order in w...
     
Robust automatic time alignment of orthographic transcriptions with unconstrained speech
Found in: Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing, IEEE International Conference on
By B. Wheatley, G. Doddington, C. Hemphill, J. Godfrey, E. Holliman, J. McDaniel, D. Fisher
Issue Date:March 1992
pp. 533-536
A method for automatic time alignment of orthographically transcribed speech using supervised speaker-independent automatic speech recognition based on the orthographic transcription, an online dictionary, and HMM phone models is presented. This method suc...
 
Leveraging trust relationships in digital backchannel communications
Found in: Proceedings of the 2011 annual conference extended abstracts on Human factors in computing systems (CHI EA '11)
By Brian D. Fisher, Mona Haraty, Sidney S. Fels, Syavash Nobarany
Issue Date:May 2011
pp. 1579-1584
Discussions during lecture can clarify lecture points for audience members and help them deepen their understanding. However, the fast-pace of lectures and the large number of attendees can make these discussions impossible. Although digital backchannels h...
     
Comparing cursor orientations for mouse, pointer, and pen interaction
Found in: Proceeding of the SIGCHI conference on Human factors in computing systems (CHI '05)
By Barry A. Po, Brian D. Fisher, Kellogg S. Booth
Issue Date:April 2005
pp. 291-300
Most graphical user interfaces provide visual cursors to facilitate interaction with input devices such as mice, pointers, and pens. These cursors often include directional cues that could influence the stimulus-response compatibility of user input. We con...
     
The "mighty mouse" multi-screen collaboration tool
Found in: Proceedings of the 15th annual ACM symposium on User interface software and technology (UIST '02)
By Brian D. Fisher, Chi Jui Raymond Lin, Kellogg S. Booth, Ritchie Argue
Issue Date:October 2002
pp. 209-212
Many computer operating systems provide seamless support for multiple display screens, but there are few cross-platform tools for collaborative use of multiple computers in a shared display environment. Mighty Mouse is a novel groupware tool built on the p...
     
Intelligent real-time traffic control: a connectionist model
Found in: Proceedings of the second international conference on Industrial and engineering applications of artificial intelligence and expert systems - Volume 2 (IEA/AIE '89)
By D. Fisher, J. J. Rodriguez-Moscoso
Issue Date:June 1989
pp. 1045-1050
Design has been one of the most difficult problems that Artificial Intelligence has faced until now. Design knowledge is almost impossible to gather and put into rules or other structured reasoning tool, and studies of human expert designers have shown tha...
     
Representation and processing issues underlying machine learning from examples
Found in: Proceedings of the second international conference on Industrial and engineering applications of artificial intelligence and expert systems - Volume 2 (IEA/AIE '89)
By D. Fisher, G. Lee, J. Ortega
Issue Date:June 1989
pp. 845-851
Design has been one of the most difficult problems that Artificial Intelligence has faced until now. Design knowledge is almost impossible to gather and put into rules or other structured reasoning tool, and studies of human expert designers have shown tha...
     
Pgraphite: an experiment in persistent typed object management
Found in: Proceedings of the third ACM SIGSOFT/SIGPLAN software engineering symposium on Practical software development environments (SDE 3)
By Alexander L. Wolf, Charles D. Fisher, Jack C. Wileden, Peri L. Tarr
Issue Date:November 1988
pp. 60-60
Defining, creating, and manipulating persistent typed objects will be central activities in future software environments. PGRAPHITE is a working prototype through which we are exploring the requirements for the persistent object capability of an object man...
     
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