The Community for Technology Leaders
2013 International Conference on Cyberworlds (2003)
Dec. 3, 2003 to Dec. 5, 2003
ISBN: 0-7695-1922-9
TABLE OF CONTENTS

Reviewers (PDF)

pp. xvi

Support (PDF)

pp. xvii
Invited Talks

Algebraic Topological Modeling for Cyberworld Design (Abstract)

Tosiyasu L. Kunii , Kanazawa Institute of Technology, Japan
pp. xix

This Year in the MOVES Institute (Abstract)

Michael Zyda , The MOVES Institute
Rudy Darken , The MOVES Institute
Margaret Davis , The MOVES Institute
Russell Shilling , The MOVES Institute
Alex Callahan , The MOVES Institute
Don Brutzman , The MOVES Institute
John Hiles , The MOVES Institute
Ted Lewis , The MOVES Institute
Alex Mayberry , The MOVES Institute
Joe Sullivan , The MOVES Institute
pp. xxxii
Philosophy, Ethics, Law and Security of Cyberworlds

Sharing Culture - Enabling technologies for Communication Support (Abstract)

Thomas Grill , J. Keppler University - Linz
Gabriele Kotsi , J. Keppler University - Linz
Reinhard Kronsteiner , J. Keppler University - Linz
pp. 11

Law and Regulation in cyberspace (Abstract)

Yee Fen Lim , Macquarie University
pp. 34

Technology Development Trends for Cyber Civilization (Abstract)

A. B. Patki , DIT, New Delhi
S. Sivasubramanian , DIT, New Delhi
Dhanvanti D. Patki , SIPNA COET, Amravati
M. D. Kulkarni , CDAC, Pune
pp. 40

Cyber Crime Information System for Cyberethics Awareness (Abstract)

S.S. Sarma , Government of India
S. Lakshminarayanan , Government of India
A. B. Patki , Government of India
S. Sivasubramanian , Government of India
pp. 46
Distributed Simulation and Distributed Virtual Environments

A P2P Groupware System with Decentralized Topology for Supporting Synchronous Collaborations (Abstract)

Runhe Huang , Hosei University, Tokyo, Japan
Jianhua Ma , Hosei University, Tokyo, Japan
Jeneung Lee , Hosei University, Tokyo, Japan
Makoto Shizuka , Hosei University, Tokyo, Japan
pp. 54

Robust Collaboration and Interaction in a Multi-agent System Basing on Hierarchical Networks (Abstract)

Jun Zhang , Beijing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Beijing, China
I-Ming Chen , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Z W Zhao , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
pp. 62

Mobile Agent-Based Architecture for Large-Scale CVE (Abstract)

Zhang Liang , Nanyang Technological University
Choo Tian Fook , Nanyang Technological University
Lin Qingping , Nanyang Technological University
pp. 69

A Novel Approach for Addressing Extensibility Issue in Collaborative Virtual Environment (Abstract)

Lin Qingping , Nanyang Technological University
Zhang Liang , Nanyang Technological University
Choo Tian Fook , Nanyang Technological University
pp. 78

A Consistency Model for Evaluating Distributed Virtual Environments (Abstract)

Wentong Cai , Nanyang Technological University
Suiping Zhou , Nanyang Technological University
Stephen J. Turner , Nanyang Technological University
Hanfeng Zhao , Nanyang Technological University
pp. 85

Developing A Web-enabled and Graphics-enhanced Collaborative Environment for Integrated Research of Cardiovascular and Atherosclerotic Clinical Biology (Abstract)

YY Cai , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
CR Cao , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
LP Khoo , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
ZW Xiong , National Heart Center, Singapore
TK Tan , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
S Wong , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
YQ Guan , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
SC Fok , University of South Queensland, Australia
BF Lu , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Kenneth Yu , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
M Opas , University of Toronto, Canada
pp. 92
Shared and Virtual Worlds

Reducing Optical Crosstalk in Affordable Systems of Virtual Environment (Abstract)

Stanislav V. Klimenko , Institute of Computing for Physics and Technology, Protvino, Russia
Igor Nikitin , Fraunhofer Institute for Media Communication, Sankt Augustin, Germany
Lialia Nikitina , Fraunhofer Institute for Media Communication, Sankt Augustin, Germany
pp. 100

The Enigma of the Sphinx (Abstract)

Daniel Thalmann , Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (EPFL), Switzerland
Rachel de Bondeli , Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (EPFL), Switzerland
Mireille Clavien , Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (EPFL), Switzerland
Fatih Erol , Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (EPFL), Switzerland
J?n C?ger , Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (EPFL), Switzerland
Olivier Renault , Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (EPFL), Switzerland
Mario Guti?rrez , Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (EPFL), Switzerland
St?phanie Noverraz , Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (EPFL), Switzerland
Tolga Abaci , Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (EPFL), Switzerland
Fr?d?ric Vexo , Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (EPFL), Switzerland
pp. 106

PRESENCE : The Sense of Believability of Inaccessible Worlds (Abstract)

Annie Luciani , ICA-ACROE, France
Jo?l Chevrier , LEPES, CNRS, France
Sylvain Marli?re , ICA-ACROE, France; LEPES, CNRS, France
Daniela Urma , ICA-ACROE, France
pp. 114

Architectural Design and Simulation in the Heterogeneous Collaborative Virtual Environment (Abstract)

Myoung-Hee Kim , Ewha Womans University
Eun Cho , Ewha Womans University
Hyo-Sun You , Ewha Womans University
Seon-Min Rhee , Ewha Womans University
pp. 120

Disappearing Computers, Social Actors and Embodied Agents (Abstract)

Anton Nijholt , University of Twente, Enschede, The Netherlands
pp. 128

Bakhtinian Understanding to Web Graphics (Abstract)

Andrej Ferko , Comenius University, Slovakia
Markus Grabner , Graz University of Technology, Austria
pp. 135

Optimized Neighbour Prefetch and Cache for Client-server Based Walkthrough (Abstract)

Zhi Zheng , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Tony K. Y. Chan , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
pp. 143

Capture Configuration for Image-Based Street Walkthroughs (Abstract)

Soon Ki Jung , Kyungpook National University, S. Korea
Dong Hoon Lee , Kyungpook National University, S. Korea
pp. 151

A Virtual-Reality Based Integrated Driving-Traffic Simulation System to Study the Impacts of Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) (Abstract)

Ming Jin , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Soi-Hoi Lam , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
pp. 158

Mapping Cityscapes to Cyber Space (Abstract)

Jiang Yu Zheng , Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis
Min Shi , Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis
pp. 166

Context Modeling based Depth Image Compression for Distributed Virtual Environment (Abstract)

Paul Bao , Nanyang Technological University
Douglas Gourlay , Chinese University of Hong Kong
Youfu Li , City University of Hong Kong
pp. 174

How to Build Virtual Environment Systems with Component Frameworks (Abstract)

Manuel Oliveira , University College London, UK
Mel Slater , University College London, UK
Jon Crowcroft , Cambridge University, UK
pp. 181

Combining Polygonal and Subdivision Surface approaches to Modelling of Urban Environments (Abstract)

D. B. Arnold , University of Brighton, UK
D. Fellner , Braunschweig University of Technology, Germany
S. Havemann , Braunschweig University of Technology, Germany
A. M. Day , University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK
pp. 189
Geometric Modelling and Visualisation for Cyberworlds

Mesh Generation and Refinement of Polygonal Data Sets (Abstract)

M. Savchenko , Japan Science and Tech. Corp.( JST)
N. Kojekine , Tokyo Institute of Technology
I. Hagiwara , Tokyo Institute of Technology
I. Semenova , Tokyo Institute of Technology
V. Savchenko , Hosei University
O. Egorova , Tokyo Institute of Technology
pp. 198

Detail-Preserving Variational Design of B-Spline Curves and Surfaces (Abstract)

Shuhong Xu , Institute of High Performance Computing
Weishi Li , Institute of High Performance Computing
Gang Zhao , Institute of High Performance Computing
pp. 206

DPBP: A Sort-First Parallel Rendering Algorithm for Distributed Rendering Environments (Abstract)

Simon See , Sun Microsystems Inc., Magazine Road, Singapore
Huabing Zhu , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Kai Yun Chan , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Lizhe Wang , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Wentong Cai , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
pp. 214

Adaptation of Facial and Body Animation for MPEG-based Architectures (Abstract)

Chris Joslin , MIRALab - University of Geneva
Stephane Garchery , MIRALab - University of Geneva
Nadia Magnenat-Thalmann , MIRALab - University of Geneva
Thomas Di Giacomo , MIRALab - University of Geneva
pp. 221

Virtual Surgery System (Abstract)

Zheng Lei , Nanyang Technological University
Edmond Cyril Prakash , Nanyang Technological University
pp. 229

Cyber Heart: The Employment of an Iterative Design Process to Develop a Left Ventricular Heart Graphical Display (Abstract)

C. Reginald Jegathese , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Edmond C. Prakash , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Eddie Y. K. Ng , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Goo Lay Guan , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
L. Antony Rajiv , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Dhanjoo Ghista , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
pp. 237

Feature Maps: A New Approach in Hierarchical Interpretation of Images (Abstract)

Andrzej Sluzek , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
pp. 245

Augmenting the World with Interactive Virtual Studio (Abstract)

Hock Soon Seah , Nanyang Technological University
Li Li , Nanyang Technological University
Widya Andyardja Weliamto , Nanyang Technological University
pp. 251
Intelligent Agents

Web Agents With A Three-Stage Information Filtering Approach (Abstract)

Kwang Mong Sim , Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, NT
pp. 266

Agent Services Matchmaking for Cooperation (Abstract)

Hongen Lu , Deakin University
pp. 274

Negotiation Paradigms for E-Commerce Agents using Knowledge Beads Methodology (Abstract)

Simon Fong , Universidade de Macau, Macao
Shi Meilin , Tsinghua University, Beijing, China
Zhuang Yan , Universidade de Macau, Macao
pp. 279
Datamining and Warehousing

Parallel Algorithm for Mining Fuzzy Association Rules (Abstract)

Jianjiang Lu , Southeast University, Nanjing; Jiangsu Institute of Software Quality, Nanjing; PLA University of Science and Technology, Nanjing
Baowen Xu , Southeast University, Nanjing; Jiangsu Institute of Software Quality, Nanjing
Huowang Chen , National University of Defense Technology, Changsha
Yingzhou Zhang , Southeast University, Nanjing; Jiangsu Institute of Software Quality, Nanjing
Hongji Yang , De Montfort University, Leicester
Lei Xu , Southeast University, Nanjing; Jiangsu Institute of Software Quality, Nanjing
pp. 288

Efficient Web Log Mining for Product Development (Abstract)

Xiang Li , Singapore Institute of Manufacturing Technology
Wen-Feng Lu , Singapore Institute of Manufacturing Technology
Wee-Keong Ng , Nanyang Technological University
Yew-Kwong Woon , Nanyang Technological University
pp. 294

An Architectural Framework for Native XML Data Management (Abstract)

Wee-Keong Ng , Nanyang Technological University
Khin-Myo Win , Nanyang Technological University
Ee-Peng Lim , Nanyang Technological University
pp. 302

A Web Mining Approach for Finding Expertise in Research Areas (Abstract)

Siu Cheung Hui , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
A.C.M. Fong , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Quan Thanh Tho , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
pp. 310

Intelligent Content-Based Retrieval for P2P Networks (Abstract)

Rodionov Maxim , Nanyang Technological University, Republic of Singapore
Siu Cheung Hui , Nanyang Technological University, Republic of Singapore
pp. 318

Geometric Approach to Clustering and Querying in Databases and Warehouses (Abstract)

Liu Dongquan , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Olga Sourina , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
pp. 326
Cyberbusiness

An Efficient Framework for Business Software Development (Abstract)

Ivan Ho , Hosei University Research Institute, California
Kazuo Yana , Hosei University Research Institute, California
Hisato Kobayashi , Hosei University Research Institute, California
Billy Pham , Hosei University Research Institute, California
Zentaro Komiya , Hosei University Research Institute, California
pp. 336

Development of a recommendation system with multiple subjective evaluation process models (Abstract)

Isao Shinohara , Kyodo-printing Co., Ltd., Japan
Toshikazu Kato , Chuo University, Japan
Emi Yano , Chuo University, Japan
Emi Sueyoshi , Chuo University, Japan
pp. 344

Making Recommendations Based on Profitability Analysis in a Hybrid System (Abstract)

Jing Qiu , Southwest China Normal Univeristy, P. R. China
Yuhui Qiu , Southwest China Normal Univeristy, P. R. China
Min Xu , Southwest China Normal Univeristy, P. R. China
pp. 352

Enhanced Approaches of Content Management for the Collaborative Semiconductor Business (Abstract)

Joong Min Choi , Hanyang University, Seoul, Korea
Hyun Song Jang , Engineering Center of Samsung Electronics Semiconductor Division, Korea
Young Jun Han , Engineering Center of Samsung Electronics Semiconductor Division, Korea
Young Joong Lee , Engineering Center of Samsung Electronics Semiconductor Division, Korea
Chung Sam Ahn , Engineering Center of Samsung Electronics Semiconductor Division, Korea
pp. 358

Design and Development of Neural Bayesian Approach for Unpredictable Stock Exchange Databases (Abstract)

Mohd Noor Md Sap , University Technology of Malaysia, Johor
Rashid Hafeez Khokhar , University Technology of Malaysia, Johor
pp. 364

Application of P2P (Peer-to-Peer) Technology to Marketing (Abstract)

Yokoi Shigeki , Nagoya University
Kato Tomoya , Nagoya University
pp. 372
Cyberlearning

Educative Distributed Virtual Environments For Children (Abstract)

Jacques Tisseau , Ecole Nationale d'Ing?nieurs de Brest (ENIB)
Dorin-Mircea Popovici , Ecole Nationale d'Ing?nieurs de Brest (ENIB); OVIDIUS University of Constanta
Jean-Pierre Gerval , Ecole Nationale d'Ing?nieurs de Brest (ENIB)
pp. 382

Virtual Spaces as Artifacts: Implications for the Design of Educational CVEs (Abstract)

Ekaterina Prasolova-F?rland , IDI, Norwegian University of Science and Technology
pp. 396

Computer-aided Course Major Decision Making Tool for Remote Students (Abstract)

Li-qiang Yuan , Zhongshan University
Qing Zhou , Zhongshan University
pp. 404

Top-Down eLearning Tools for Hardware Logic Design (Abstract)

Norihiro Fujii , Hosei University
Tosiyasu L. Kunii , IT Institute at Kanazawa Institute of Technology
Nobuhiko Koike , Hosei University
Shuichi Yukita , Hosei University
pp. 410

HumaniZing E-Learning (Abstract)

Lee Chye Seng , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Tan Tiong Hok , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
pp. 418

MASCARET: Pedagogical Multi-Agents System for Virtual Environment for Training (Abstract)

Ronan Querrec , Ecole Nationale d?Ing?nieurs de Brest, France
Pierre De Loor , Ecole Nationale d?Ing?nieurs de Brest, France
Pierre Chevaillier , Ecole Nationale d?Ing?nieurs de Brest, France
C?dric Buche , Ecole Nationale d?Ing?nieurs de Brest, France
pp. 423
Cybermuseums

Embodied Tour Guide in an Interactive Virtual Art Gallery (Abstract)

Xiang Yuan , National University of Singapore
Yam San Chee , National University of Singapore
pp. 432

Construction of Cyber Science Museum (Abstract)

Chung Sik Oh , Korea Institute of Science & Technology Information/Bioinformatics System Department
Soon Chan Hong , Korea Institute of Science & Technology Information/Bioinformatics System Department
Bu Young Ahn , Korea Institute of Science & Technology Information/Bioinformatics System Department
Ji Young Kim , Korea Institute of Science & Technology Information/Bioinformatics System Department
pp. 440

The Empty Museum. Multi-user Interaction in an Immersive and Physically Walkable VR Space (Abstract)

Javier Taibo , Universidade da Coru?
Roc?o L?pez , Universidade da Coru?
Antonio Seoane , Universidade da Coru?
Rub?n L?pez , Universidade da Coru?
Luis Hern?ndez , Universidade da Coru?
pp. 446

Interactive Distributed Guided Tours of Historical Sites (Abstract)

Jacques Tisseau , Ecole Nationale d'Ing?nieurs de Brest (ENIB), France
Dorin-MirceaI Popovici , Ecole Nationale d'Ing?nieurs de Brest (ENIB), France; OVIDIUS University of Constanta (OUC), Romania
Serge Morvan , Ecole Nationale d'Ing?nieurs de Brest (ENIB), France
Eric Maisel , Ecole Nationale d'Ing?nieurs de Brest (ENIB), France
pp. 453

A Distributed Universal 3D Cyberworld for Archaeological Research and Education (Abstract)

D. Green , Brunel University, Uxbridge, UK
M. Waelkens , Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium
R. Degeest , Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium
J. Cosmas , Brunel University, Uxbridge, UK
pp. 458

eGaLab - a New Dimension for Artists (Abstract)

Michal Masa , Czech Technical University in Prague
Pavel Smetana , Ecole des Beaux Arts, Aix-en-Provence, CIANT
Jiri Zara , Czech Technical University in Prague
pp. 466
Cyberinformation

CyberparaBLAST: the Parallelized BLAST Web Server (Abstract)

Qi Yutao , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Lin Feng , Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
pp. 474

Webspace Surfing Patterns and Their Impact on Web Prefetching (Abstract)

Javed I. Khan , Kent State University
Qingping Tao , Kent State University
pp. 478

Utilizing Statistical Characteristics of N-grams for Intrusion Detection (Abstract)

Li Zhuowei , Nanyang Technological University
Amitabha Das , Nanyang Technological University
Sukumar Nandi , Nanyang Technological University
pp. 486

Author Index (PDF)

pp. 494
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