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Computer Graphics International Conference (2000)
Geneva, Switzerland
June 19, 2000 to June 24, 2000
ISSN: 1530-1052
ISBN: 0-7695-0643-7
TABLE OF CONTENTS

Preface (PDF)

pp. ix
Animation

To Gesture or Not to Gesture: What is the Question? (Abstract)

Liwei Zhao , University of Pennsylvania
Diane Chi , University of Pennsylvania
Monica Costa , University of Pennsylvania
Norman I. Badler , University of Pennsylvania
pp. 3

An Animation Toolkit Based on Motion Mapping (Abstract)

Myeong Won Lee , University of Suwon
Min-Geun Lee , University of Suwon
pp. 11

Human Motion Planning Based on Recursive Dynamics and Optimal Control Techniques (Abstract)

Gang Huang , University of Pennsylvania
Dimitris Metaxas , University of Pennsylvania
Janzen Lo , University of Pennsylvania
pp. 19

Hand Gesture Animation from Static Postures Using an Anatomy-Based Model (Abstract)

Maria S.W. Lam , City University of Hong Kong
Sam C.S. Chan , City University of Hong Kong
Horace H.S. Ip , City University of Hong Kong
pp. 29

Neural Network-Based Violinist's Hand Animation (Abstract)

Junhwan Kim , Ecole Polytechnique
Frederic Cordier , University of Geneva
Nadia Magnenat-Thalmann , University of Geneva
pp. 37
Natural Phenomena I

The Digital Ocean (Abstract)

S.L. Abrams , Harvard University
N.M. Patrikalakis , Massachusetts Institute of Technology
K.P. Mihanetzis , Massachusetts Institute of Technology
W. Cho , Massachusetts Institute of Technology
P.C.H. Wariyapola , Massachusetts Institute of Technology
A.R. Robinson , Harvard University
J.G. Bellingham , Massachusetts Institute of Technology
H. Schmidt , Massachusetts Institute of Technology
pp. 45

Modeling Murex Cabritii Sea Shell with a Structured Implicit Surface (Abstract)

Brian Wyvill , University of Calgary
Przemyslaw Prusinkiewicz , University of Calgary
Callum Galbraith , University of Calgary
pp. 55

Ocean Waves Synthesis Using a Spectrum-Based Turbulence Function (Abstract)

Jean-Michel Dischler , University of Limoges
Sebastien Thon , University of Limoges
Djamchid Ghazanfarpour , University of Limoges
pp. 65
Natural Phenomena II

VISJET - A Computer Ocean Outfall Modeling System (Abstract)

S.K.B. Cheung , University of Hong Kong
V. Cheung , University of Hong Kong
W. Wang , University of Hong Kong
D.Y.L. Leung , University of Hong Kong
J.H.W. Lee , University of Hong Kong
pp. 75
Mathematical Aspects of Graphics I

Using an Enhanced LBG Algorithm to Reduce the Codebook Error in Vector Quantization (Abstract)

Jörg Haber , Max-Planck-Institut f?r Infomatik
Hans-Peter Seidel , Max-Planck-Institut f?r Infomatik
pp. 99
Mathematical Aspects of Graphics II

A Homotopy Model for Cup Lifting (Abstract)

Tosiyasu L. Kunii , Hosei University
Kenji Ohmori , Hosei University
pp. 117

X_Machines + L_Systems = XL_Systems (Abstract)

Salim K. Vanak , University of Sheffield
pp. 127
Surface Meshing and Modeling I

Reconstruction of B-Spline Surfaces from Scattered Data Points (Abstract)

Benjamin Gregorski , University of California at Davis
Bernd Hamann at Kenneth I. Joy , University of California at Davis
pp. 163
Surface Meshing and Modeling II

SQUEEZE: Fast and Progressive Decompression of Triangle Meshes (Abstract)

Jarek Rossignac , Georgia Institute of Technology
Renato B. Pajarola , University of California at Irvine
pp. 173
Multimedia and Motion Capturing I

Fuzzy-Based Person Tracking in Real-Time (Abstract)

Michael Hoch , ZKM | Institute for Visual Media
Sven Mann , KHM | Academy of Media Arts
pp. 201

Interactive Human Motion Acquisition from Video Sequences (Abstract)

Shigeru Suezaki , Kyushu Institute of Technology
Yasuhiro Shiota , Kyushu Institute of Technology
Jiang Yu Zheng , Kyushu Institute of Technology
pp. 209
Multimedia and Motion Capturing II

Head Detection and Tracking by 2-D and 3-D Ellipsoid Fitting (Abstract)

Nikos Grammalidis , University of Thessaloniki
Michael G. Strintzis , University of Thessaloniki
pp. 221
Simulation

Simulated Patient for Orthognathic Surgery (Abstract)

Christy S.B. Kot , City University of Hong Kong
Horace H.S. Ip , City University of Hong Kong
James Xia , City University of Hong Kong
pp. 239

Fast and Stable Animation of Cloth with an Approximated Implicit Method (Abstract)

Chan-Jong Park , Electronics and Telecommunication Research Institute
Young-Min Kang , Pusan National University
Jeong-Hyeon Choi , Pusan National University
Hwan-Gue Cho , Pusan National University
pp. 247

Implementing Fast Cloth Simulation with Collision Response (Abstract)

Pascal Volino , University of Geneva
Nadia Magnenat Thalmann , University of Geneva
pp. 257
Rendering

Hybridization Techniques for Fast Radiosity Solvers (Abstract)

Michel Leblond , Universite du Littoral Cote d'Opale
Christophe Renaud , Universite du Littoral Cote d'Opale
Francois Rousselle , Universite du Littoral Cote d'Opale
pp. 269

Hair Rendering by Jittering and Pseudo Shadow (Abstract)

Masayuki Nakajima , Tokyo Institute of Technology
Waiming Kong , Tokyo Institute of Technology
pp. 287
Augmented and Virtual Reality

Haptics Issues in Virtual Environments (Abstract)

Grigore C. Burdea , Rutgers University
pp. 295
Visualization

Visualization of Biomedical Processes: Local Quantitative Physiological Functions in Living Human Body (Abstract)

Dagan Feng , University of Sydney and Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Weidong Cai , University of Sydney and Hong Kong Polytechnic University
pp. 319

Dynamic 3D Maps and Their Texture-Based Design (Abstract)

Klaus Hinrichs , University of M?nster
Jürgen Döllner , University of M?nster
pp. 325

Visual Simulation of Texture/Non-Texture Image Synthesis (Abstract)

Aboul Ella Hassanien , Cairo University
Hussein Karam , Tokyo Institute of Technology
Masayuki Nakajima , Tokyo Institute of Technology
pp. 343

Author Index (PDF)

pp. 353
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