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Similarity Measures for Enhancing Interactive Streamline Seeding
Found in: IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics
By T. McLoughlin,M. W. Jones,R. S. Laramee,R. Malki,I. Masters,C. D. Hansen
Issue Date:August 2013
pp. 1342-1353
Streamline seeding rakes are widely used in vector field visualization. We present new approaches for calculating similarity between integral curves (streamlines and pathlines). While others have used similarity distance measures, the computational expense...
 
Simulating fluids using a coupled voxel-particle data model
Found in: ACM SIGGRAPH 2013 Talks (SIGGRAPH '13)
By Dan Bailey, Harry Biddle, Ian Masters, Matt Warner
Issue Date:July 2013
pp. 1-1
Pixel accurate depth estimation of a dynamic scene, in addition to conventional recording on a film set, opens up new opportunities in modern filmmaking. Depth maps can be used for Keying, Set Reconstruction as well as for subsequent Depth Grading in Post ...
     
A Mathematical Model to Study the Dynamics of Epithelial Cellular Networks
Found in: IEEE/ACM Transactions on Computational Biology and Bioinformatics (TCBB)
By Alberto Silletti, Alessandro Abate, Claire J. Tomlin, Jeffrey D. Axelrod, Neal Master, Roel Dobbe, Stephane Vincent
Issue Date:November 2012
pp. 1607-1620
Epithelia are sheets of connected cells that are essential across the animal kingdom. Experimental observations suggest that the dynamical behavior of many single-layered epithelial tissues has strong analogies with that of specific mechanical systems, nam...
     
A Mathematical Model to Study the Dynamics of Epithelial Cellular Networks
Found in: IEEE/ACM Transactions on Computational Biology and Bioinformatics
By A. Abate,S. Vincent,R. Dobbe,A. Silletti,N. Master,J. D. Axelrod,C. J. Tomlin
Issue Date:November 2012
pp. 1607-1620
Epithelia are sheets of connected cells that are essential across the animal kingdom. Experimental observations suggest that the dynamical behavior of many single-layered epithelial tissues has strong analogies with that of specific mechanical systems, nam...
 
Design of Very High-Strength Aligned and Interconnected Carbon Nanotube Fibers Based on Molecular Dynamics Simulations
Found in: HPCMP Users Group Conference
By Charles F. Cornwell,Jeffrey B. Allen,Charles P. Marsh,Thomas A. Carlson,Peter B. Stynoski,Bradley A. Newcomb,Benjamin Masters,Robert M. Ebeling,Charles R. Welch
Issue Date:June 2010
pp. 213-220
The principal objective of this work is to implement a new material development paradigm using atomistic simulations to guide the molecular design of materials. Traditional empirical macroscopic material development studies omit the fundamental insight nee...
 
Work in progress - a first-year introduction-to-engineering course on Society's Engineering Grand Challenges
Found in: Frontiers in Education, Annual
By S. Azarin,N. Ferrier,S.M. Kennedy,D. Klingenberg,K. Masters,K.D. McMahon,J. Russell,S.C. Hagness
Issue Date:October 2008
pp. F1D-1-F1D-3
A new cross-disciplinary first-year course, ldquoIntroduction to Societypsilas Engineering Grand Challenges,rdquo has been developed as part of a college-wide initiative at the University of Wisconsin-Madison to transform undergraduate engineering educatio...
 
Exploring usability in mobile autonomic networks
Found in: Proceedings of the 10th international conference on Human computer interaction with mobile devices and services (MobileHCI '08)
By Michelle Montgomery Masters
Issue Date:September 2008
pp. 1-30
This paper describes the motivation and background to conducting research in Mobile Autonomic Networks and poses research questions for the MobileHCI community to address.
     
Special session - communities of practice in engineering education: How do we investigate diversity and global engineering?
Found in: 2007 37th Annual Frontiers in Education Conference - Global Engineering: Knowledge Without Borders, Opportunities Without Passports
By C. Allendoerfer,R. Bates,K.A. High,L. Meadows,K. Masters,C. Stwalley,R.S. Adams
Issue Date:October 2007
pp. S1E-1-S1E-2
In today's context, we are all challenged to consider issues of diversity and global engineering in the context of engineering education. However, little explicit guidance has been given on how to conceptualize diversity and global engineering in meaningfu...
   
Dynamic visualisation of ski data: a context aware mobile piste map
Found in: Proceedings of the 9th international conference on Human computer interaction with mobile devices and services (MobileHCI '07)
By Brian Elsey, Mark D Dunlop, Michelle Montgomery Masters
Issue Date:September 2007
pp. 375-378
Tourism has been a key driver for mobile applications. This short paper presents the design and initial evaluation of a mobile phone based visualisation to support skiers. Paper piste maps often prove difficult for skiers and provide no natural way of asse...
     
Using behavior analysis algorithms to anticipate security threats before they impact mission critical operations
Found in: Advanced Video and Signal Based Surveillance, IEEE Conference on
By B. Banks, G. Jackson, J. Helly, D. Chin, T.J. Smith, A. Schmidt, P. Brewer, R. Medd, D. Masters, A. Burger, W.K. Krebs
Issue Date:September 2007
pp. 307-312
The objective of this research is to identify, develop, adapt, prototype, integrate and demonstrate open access force protection and security technologies and processes. The goal is to provide more open public access to recreational and other non-restricte...
 
Reconfigurable Hardware and Software Architectural Constructs for the Enablement of Resilient Computing Systems
Found in: Application-Specific Systems, Architectures and Processors, IEEE International Conference on
By Paul L. Master
Issue Date:September 2006
pp. 50-55
This paper introduces the concepts underlying a new digital computational fabric called an Elemental Computing Array (ECA). This computation fabric is designed to implement logic resiliency at the very lowest level of design. Current design practices assum...
 
Real-Time Quantitative Bronchoscopy
Found in: Digital Image Computing: Techniques and Applications
By Simon Wilson, Brian Lovell, Anne Chang, Brent Masters
Issue Date:December 2005
pp. 51
<p>The determination of motion within a sequence of images remains one of the fundamental problems in computer vision after more than 30 years of research. Despite this work, there have been relatively few application of these techniques to practical...
 
Dual tone pair modulation for narrow-band data transmission
Found in: Southeastern Symposium on System Theory
By E. Masters, J. Stensby
Issue Date:March 2005
pp. 1-5
Waveshaping of data bits is used in many digital modulation techniques to control transmission bandwidth. For 99% power-in-channel bandwidth, minimum shift keying (MSK) achieves a channel bandwidth utilization of approximately 1.2 Hz/BPS. While transmittin...
 
WebCT and Anatomical Pathology Tutorials
Found in: Advanced Learning Technologies, IEEE International Conference on
By Ken Masters, Maureen Duffield
Issue Date:September 2004
pp. 1039-1043
<p>A challenge facing the Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town, South Africa, is to compete with universities around the world, while dealing with developing countries? obstacles.</p> <p>In the second year of the medical cu...
 
Robust chirp parameter estimation for Hann windowed signals
Found in: Multimedia and Expo, IEEE International Conference on
By A.S. Master, Yi-Wen Liu
Issue Date:July 2003
pp. 717-720
The sinusoidal model has been a fundamentally important signal representation for coding and analysis of audio. We present an enhancement to sinusoidal modeling in the form of a linear frequency chirp parameter estimator applicable to Hann-windowed quasi-s...
 
Educational applets for active learning in properties of materials
Found in: Frontiers in Education, Annual
By J. Masters, T.M. Madhyastha, A. Shakouri
Issue Date:November 2002
pp. T1F7-12
The traditional, lecturer-driven classroom is giving way to a new more active environment, where students have access to a variety of multimedia course materials. We created several Java applets for the electrical engineering course Properties of Materials...
 
Calibrated, Registered Images of an Extended Urban Area
Found in: Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, IEEE Computer Society Conference on
By Seth Teller, Matthew Antone, Zachary Bodnar, Michael Bosse, Satyan Coorg, Manish Jethwa, Neel Master
Issue Date:December 2001
pp. 813
We describe a dataset of several thousand calibrated, geo-referenced, high dynamic range color images, acquired under uncontrolled, variable illumination in an outdoor region spanning hundreds of meters. All image, feature, calibration, and geo-referencing...
 
Acquiring and Rendering High-Resolution Spherical Mosaics
Found in: Omnidirectional Vision, Workshop on
By Adam Kropp, Neel Master, Seth Teller
Issue Date:June 2000
pp. 47
We describe an acquisition and viewing method for high-resolution, high-dynamic range spherical image mosaics. These mosaics consist of hundreds of high resolution, high-dynamic-range color images, each annotated with 3-DOF orientations about a common opti...
 
Real-Time Application Domain Visionaries
Found in: Object-Oriented Real-Time Distributed Computing, IEEE International Symposium on
By E. Douglas Jensen, Jay Bayne, Kirk Rheinholtz, Michael Masters, Thomas Saunders
Issue Date:March 2000
pp. 71
The gulf separating the real-time research, product development, and application development communities appears to be the largest in the entire computing field. This gulf has an unfortunate tendency to obscure the research opportunities of most value to t...
 
Virtual environments for geographic visualization: potential and challenges
Found in: Proceedings of the 1999 workshop on new paradigms in information visualization and manipulation in conjunction with the eighth ACM internation conference on Information and knowledge management (NPIVM '99)
By Alan M. MacEachren, Daniel Haug, George Otto, Liujian Qian, Raymon Masters, Robert Edsall, Ryan Baxter, Sven Fuhrmann
Issue Date:November 1999
pp. 35-40
Virtual environment (VE) technologies have considerable potential to extend the power of information visualization methods, and those of scientific visualization more broadly. Our specific focus here is on VE technologies as a medium for geographic visuali...
     
A Summary of Communication Middleware Requirements for Advanced Shipboard Computing Systems
Found in: Real-Time and Embedded Technology and Applications Symposium, IEEE
By Mark Swick, James White, Michael Masters
Issue Date:June 1999
pp. 245
Command and Control computing systems are being compelled by market forces to migrate from embedded military computing plants into new baselines of commercial computing technologies. This paper discusses communication middleware requirements that enable co...
 
Distributed, Scalable, Dependable Real-Time Systems: Middleware Services and Applications
Found in: Parallel Processing Symposium, International
By Lonnie R. Welch, Binoy Ravindran, Paul V. Werme, Michael W. Masters, Behrooz A. Shirazi, Prashant A. Shirolkar, Robert D. Harrison, Wayne Mills, Tuy Do, Judy Lafratta, Shafqat M. Anwar, Steve Sharp1, Terry Sergeant, George Bilowus, Mark Swick, Jim Hoppel,
Issue Date:April 1999
pp. 297
Some classes of real-time systems function in environments which cannot be modeled with static approaches. In such environments, the arrival rates of events which drive transient computations may be unknown. Also, the periodic computations may be required ...
 
Acquisition of a Large Pose-Mosaic Dataset
Found in: Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, IEEE Computer Society Conference on
By S. Coorg, N. Master, S. Teller
Issue Date:June 1998
pp. 872
No summary available.
 
Ada and Java (panel session): towards disciplined programming for the next generation software
Found in: Proceedings of the conference on TRI-Ada '96: disciplined software development with Ada (TRI-Ada '96)
By Anthony Gargaro, Ken Arnold, Mike Masters, Robert Firth, S. Tucker Taft
Issue Date:December 1996
pp. 273
This paper presents the techniques and results of applying an object-oriented design to a satellite communication system. The idea being that if an object-oriented software approach yields a better software design, then applying it to other aspects of a sy...
     
Real-time computing cornerstones: a system engineer's view
Found in: Parallel and Distributed Real-Time Systems, Workshop
By M.W. Masters
Issue Date:April 1995
pp. 8
Common attributes are found in both military and commercial real-time systems. The existence of these common threads suggests that there may be key quantitative system design considerations that undergird large scale, real-time system design. Identifying a...
   
EEGADS! Department of Energy (DOE) provides free laboratory equipment to universities
Found in: Proceedings of the 1986 ACM SIGSMALL/PC symposium on Small systems (SIGSMALL '86)
By Ellen D. Pfeiffer, James Masters, Larry L. Barker
Issue Date:December 1986
pp. 225-227
The PMD system became the vehicle for capturing data on approximately 5,000 used equipment items per year (previously, an average of only 200 items per year were tracked by this process). The information base was then available, but the information dissemi...
     
Expansion of computer consulting resources in a university environment
Found in: Proceedings of the 6th annual ACM SIGUCCS conference on User services (SIGUCCS '78)
By Gary E. Masters
Issue Date:October 1978
pp. 82-83
The increasing need for timely and accurate programming and consulting assistance in the university environment is at last gaining recognition in the ranks of reluctant budgeteers. This need is, however, more frequently “felt” in the shade of d...
     
The application of threshold logic to the design of sequential machines
Found in: Foundations of Computer Science, Annual IEEE Symposium on
By Gilbert M. Masters, Richard L. Mattson
Issue Date:October 1966
pp. 184-194
The application of threshold logic to the design of sequential machines is the subject of this paper. A single layer of threshold logic units in the combinational portion of a sequential machine is used as the general model to be studied, and investigation...
 
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