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2013 17th International Conference on Information Visualisation (2000)
London, England
July 19, 2000 to July 21, 2000
ISSN: 1093-9547
ISBN: 0-7695-0743-3
TABLE OF CONTENTS

Preface (PDF)

pp. xiii

Acknowledgements (PDF)

pp. xiv
Session 1-1: Information Visualization: Chair: Gordon Clapworthy, De Montfort University, UK

Bringing 3D to Teleradiology (Abstract)

Ari Sadarjoen , University of Manchester
Nigel W. John , University of Manchester
Mark Riding , University of Manchester
Liad Blumrozen , BioMediCom Ltd
pp. 4
Session 1-2: Digital Library: Chair: Mark W. McK. Bannatyne, Purdue University, USA

Content-Based Image Visualization (Abstract)

Chaomei Chen , Brunel University
Paul Rosin , Cardiff University
George Gagaudakis , Cardiff University
pp. 13

BibRelEx: Exploring Bibliographic Databases by Visualization of Annotated Contents-Based Relations (Abstract)

Anne Brüggemann-Klein , Technische Universit?t M?nchen
Britta Landgraf , Fernuniversit?t Hagen
Rolf Klein , Fernuniversit?t Hagen
pp. 19
Session 1-3: Visualization in Education: Chair: James L. Mohler, Purdue University, USA
Session 1-4: Computer-Aided Geometric Design: Chair: M.L.V. Pitteway, Brunel University, UK

Character Recognition of Arabic and Latin Scripts (Abstract)

Fiaz Hussain , Dubai Polytechnic
John Cowell , De Monifort University
pp. 51

A Rational Spline for Visualizing Positive Data (Abstract)

Muhammad Sarfraz , King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals
Sohail Butt , University of Bahrain
Malik Zawwar Hussain , University of the Punjab
pp. 57

Curve Designing Using a Rational Cubic Spline with Point and Interval Shape Control (Abstract)

Mohammed Abdul Raheem , King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals
Muhammad Sarfraz , King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals
pp. 63

Hexagonal Raster for Computer Graphic (Abstract)

Krzysztof T. Tytkowski , Silesian Technical University
pp. 69
Session 1-5: Digital Library: Chair: George Robertson, Microsoft Research

LVis - Digital Library Visualizer (Abstract)

Katy Börner , Indiana University
Margaret Dolinsky , Indiana University
Andrew Dillon , Indiana University
pp. 77

Content-based Retrieval of 3D Models in Distributed Web Databases by Visual Shape Information (Abstract)

Jobst Löffler , GMD - German National Research Center for Information Technology
pp. 82

Direct Annotation: A Drag-and-Drop Strategy for Labeling Photos (Abstract)

Hyunmo Kang , University of Maryland at College Park
Ben Shneiderman , University of Maryland at College Park
pp. 88
Session 1-6: Multimedia: Chair: Fiaz Hussain, Dubai Polytechnic, United Arab Emirates

Multimedia, Cyberspace & Ethics (Abstract)

Pat Jefferies , De Montfort University
pp. 99

Visual Communication for the Masses (Abstract)

James L. Mohler , Purdue University
pp. 105

Multimedia Databases (Abstract)

Oya Kalipsiz , Yildiz Technical University
pp. 111
Session 1-7: Visualization in Built Environment: Chair: Farzad Khosorwshahi, South Bank University, UK

Issues in Participative Use of an Historic City Millennial Web Site (Abstract)

Nada Bates-Brkljac , University of the West of England
John Counsell , University of the West of England
pp. 119

Abstract Data Visualization in the Built Environment (Abstract)

Dino Bouchlaghem , Loughborough University
Michael Holmes , Ove Arup & Partners
Matthew Pilgrim , Loughborough University
Dennis Loveday , Loughborough University
pp. 126

Evaluating Visualizations Based on the Performed Task (Abstract)

Octavio Juarez , Carnegie Mellon University
Chris Hendrickson , Carnegie Mellon University
James H. Garrett Jr , Carnegie Mellon University
pp. 135
Session 1-8: Computer Animation and Special Effects: Chair: Yuhua Luo, University of Balearic Islands, Spain

Fur and Hair: Practical Modeling and Rendering Techniques (Abstract)

A. Krupkin , CREAT Studio
A. Iones , Advanced Productions Inc.
S. Volodarsky , CREAT Studio
S. Zhukov , CREAT Studio
pp. 145
Session 2-1: Design Visualization: Chair: Ian Curington, Advanced Visual Systems, UK

Visualization of Routes in Design Process Planning (Abstract)

P. John Clarkson , University of Cambridge
Claudia Eckert , University of Cambridge
Andres Melo , University of Cambridge
pp. 155

Data Analysis and Visualization of Cluster-Oriented Genetic Algorithm Output (Abstract)

I.C. Parmee , University of Plymouth
I.S.J. Packham , University of Plymouth
pp. 173

Implementation of Mechanisms for Concurrent 3D Design and Visualization (Abstract)

David Sánchez Crespillo , University of Balearic Islands
Antonio Francisco Bennasar Obrador , University of Balearic Islands
Yuhua Luo , University of Balearic Islands
Ricardo Galli Granada , University of Balearic Islands
pp. 179
Session 2-2: Visual Communication: Chair: Chaomei Chen, Brunel University UK

A Virtual Lab-Notebook for Multidimensional Microscopic Images (Abstract)

W.J. Hage , NIOB Hubrecht Laboratory
E.J. Van Raaij , NIOB Hubrecht Laboratory
N. Eminovic , NIOB Hubrecht Laboratory
M.J. den Broeder , NIOB Hubrecht Laboratory
A. de Vos , NIOB Hubrecht Laboratory
B. Buitendijk , NIOB Hubrecht Laboratory
F.J. Verbeek , NIOB Hubrecht Laboratory
P.J. Boon , NIOB Hubrecht Laboratory
pp. 187

Virtual but Visible Software (Abstract)

Claire Knight , University of Durham
Malcolm Munro , University of Durham
pp. 198

How Presentation Graphs Communicate (Abstract)

A.S.C. Ehrenberg , South Bank University
pp. 206
Session 2-3: Information Visualisation: Application: Chair: M. L. V. Pitteway, Brunel University, UK

Color Image Retrieval Using Virtual Reality (Abstract)

David Taylor , University of Huddersfield
Gui Yun Tian , University of Huddersfield
pp. 221

Data Optimization for Visualization of FEM-Data (Abstract)

Gernot Beer , Technical University Graz
Gernot Opriessnig , Technical University Graz
pp. 226

Haptic Representation of the Atom (Abstract)

Erica Harvey , Fairmont State College
Chaim Gingold , West Virginia University
pp. 232
Session 2-4: Digital Art: Humanity & Visualization: Chair: Naoko Tosa, ATR Media Integration & Communications Laboratories, Japan

Transmitting Visual Information: Icons Become Words (Abstract)

Yuichi Iwadate , ATR Media Integration & Communication Laboratories
Tomoyoshi Inoue , ATR Media Integration & Communication Laboratories
Kazuko Fujisawa , Doshisha University
Bernard Champoux , ATR Media Integration & Communication Laboratories
pp. 244

Creating Abstract Digital Paintings with Painting Camera Technique (Abstract)

Ergun Akleman , Texas A&M University
Scott Meadows , Texas A&M University
pp. 250
Session 2-5: Information Visualisation: Chair: Mark W. McK. Bannatyne, Purdue University, USA

Domain Visualization for Digital Libraries (Abstract)

Chaomei Chen , Brunei University
pp. 261

Collaborative Visual Data Navigation on the Web (Abstract)

Mikael Jern , Linkoping University
pp. 268
Session 2-6: Information Visualization: Chair: Susan G. Miller, Purdue University, USA

A Browsing System for a Database Using Visualization of User Preferences (Abstract)

Katsuya Hakozaki , University of Electro-Communications
Hideaki Kanai , University of Electro-Communications
pp. 277

The Iceberg Metaphor to Support the Knowledge Crystallization Cycle (Abstract)

Miriam Lux , Fraunhofer Institute for Computer Graphics
pp. 283

Structuring the Visual Content of Digital Libraries Using CBIR Systems (Abstract)

Lars Bröcker , GMD - German National Research Center for Information Technology
Stephan Heisterkamp , GMD - German National Research Center for Information Technology
Jobst Löffler , GMD - German National Research Center for Information Technology
Marion Borowski , GMD - German National Research Center for Information Technology
pp. 288

Visualization in Detection of Intrusions and Misuse in Large Scale Networks (Abstract)

Deborah Frincke , University of Idaho
Robert F. Erbacher , State University of New York at Albany
pp. 294
Session 2-7: Visualization & Animation: Chair: Mark W. McK. Bannatyne, Purdue University, USA

Automatic Generation of Hair Texture with Line Integral Convolution (Abstract)

Kouichi Kashio , Yamanashi University
Makoto Kikukawa , Yamanashi University
Xiaoyang Mao , Yamanashi University
Atsumi Imamiya , Yamanashi University
pp. 303

Multiresolution Image Morphing in Wavelet Domain (Abstract)

Dan Xu , Polytechnic University of Hong Kong
Paul Bao , Polytechnic University of Hong Kong
pp. 309

Computer-Based Animation of a Multi-Legged Articulated Body (Abstract)

G. Clapworthy , De Montfort University
R. Mistry , De Montfort University
pp. 315

SinusCone - A ThetaPhi Algorithm for Human Arm Animation (Abstract)

Edmond C. Prakash , Nanyang Technological University
Huang Jing , Nanyang Technological University
pp. 318
Session 2-8: Computer-Aided Geometric Design: Chair: Muhammad Sarfraz, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, Saudi Arabia

Improved Extraction of Planar Segments for Scanned Surfaces (Abstract)

R. Sacchi , Nottingham Trent University
J.F. Poliakoff , Nottingham Trent University
P.D. Thomas , Nottingham Trent University
K.-H. Häfele , Institut f?r Angewandte Informatik
pp. 325

Optimal Hierarchical Adaptive Mesh Construction Using FCO Sampling (Abstract)

Michael G. Strintzis , Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
Panagiotis Dafas , Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
Ioannis Kompatsiaris , Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
pp. 331

Intelligent Digitization of Arabic Characters (Abstract)

Simon Kolmanic , University of Maribor
Borut Zalik , University of Maribor
Fiaz Hussain , Dubai Polytechnic
pp. 337
Session 2-9: Biomedical Visualization: Application: Chair: Christopher Moore, Christie Hospital, UK

Deformable Organ Modeling with Multi-Layer Particle Systems (Abstract)

Morade Amrani , University of Lyon I
Behzad Shariat , University of Lyon I
pp. 351

Automatic 2-D Gel Registration Using Distance Minimization of Image Morphing (Abstract)

Bruno Josso , John Moores University
Hatice Aldemir , Gazi University
Egor Zindy , John Moores University
pp. 357

Extracting Geometric Models of Muscles from the Visible Human Data (Abstract)

Feng Dong , De Montfort University
Gordon J. Clapworthy , De Montfort University
Meleagros Krokos , De Montfort University
Jialiang Yao , De Montfort University
pp. 362

Morphological Definition of Anatomic Shapes Using Minimal Datasets (Abstract)

Egor Zindy , John Moores University
Christopher Moore , Christie Hospital
David Burton , John Moores University
Michael Lalor , John Moores University
pp. 366
Session 2-10: Information Visualization: Chair: Ben Shneiderman, University of Maryland, USA

Direct Manipulation of Parallel Coordinates (Abstract)

Harri Siirtola , University of Tampere
pp. 373

Mapping Information onto 3D Virtual Worlds (Abstract)

C. Russo Dos Santos , Eurecom Institute
P. Gros , Eurecom Institute
P. Abel , Eurecom Institute
D. Loisel , Eurecom Institute
N. Trichaud , Eurecom Institute
J.P. Paris , CNET France Telecom
pp. 379

A Study on the Ray-Tracing Acceleration Technique Based on the ZF-Buffer Algorithm (Abstract)

Sehyun Kim , Chung-Ang University
Kyung-hyun Yoon , Chung-Ang University
Sung-ye Kim , Chung-Ang University
pp. 393
Session 2-11: Computer Animation: Chair: Mark W. McK. Bannatyne, Purdue University, USA

Axial Representation for Modeling 3D Shapes (Abstract)

K.C. Hui , Chinese University of Hong Kong
pp. 401

Creation of a Noh Mask Using a 3D Computer Graphics Technique (Abstract)

Katsunori Shimohara , NTT Communication Science Laboratories
Naokazu Yokoya , Nara Institute of Science and Technology
Akiko Tohma , Nara Institute of Science and Technology and NTT Communication Science Laboratories
Yoh'ichi Tohkura , Nara Institute of Science and Technology and NTT Communication Science Laboratories
pp. 407

3D Illustrative Effects for Animating Line Drawings (Abstract)

Thomas Strothotte , Otto-von-Guericke-Universit?t Magdeburg
Tobias Isenberg , Otto-von-Guericke-Universit?t Magdeburg
Maic Masuch , Otto-von-Guericke-Universit?t Magdeburg
pp. 413
Session 2-12: Visualization: Chair: Carlos R. Morales, Purdue University, USA

A Template-Matching Approach to Free-Form Feature Recognition (Abstract)

K.C. Hui , Chinese University of Hong Kong
C.L. Li , City University of Hong Kong
pp. 427

Animated Texture Alpha-Masks for Flow Visualization (Abstract)

Ian Curington , Advanced Visual Systems Ltd.
pp. 434
Session 2-13: Digital Art: Chair: Bernard Champoux, ATR Media Integration & Communications Laboratories, Japan

Ideograms in Polyscopic Modeling (Abstract)

Dino Karabeg , University of Oslo
pp. 447

Sonification of Remote Sensing Data: Initial Experiment (Abstract)

Frances L. Van Scoy , West Virginia University and Gifu University
pp. 453
Session 3-1: Web Graphics & Visualization: Chair: Jonathan C. Roberts, University of Kent at Canterbury, UK

An Information Database for VRML Cities (Abstract)

I. Rakkolainen , Tampere University of Technology
S. Pulkkinen , Tampere University of Technology
A. Heinonen , Tampere University of Technology
pp. 469

A Visualization System for Web Local Search (Abstract)

M. Angelaccio , Universit? degli Studi di Roma ?Tor Vergata?
B. Buttarazzi , Universit? degli Studi di Roma ?Tor Vergata?
pp. 474

3D Virtual Warehouse on the WEB (Abstract)

Jean-Claude Lafon , Laboratoire I3S
Michel Buffa , Laboratoire I3S
pp. 479

Internet-Based Teleoperation Using VE Modeling Based on Single Images (Abstract)

JiaCheng Tan , De Montfort University
Gordon J. Clapworthy , De Montfort University
pp. 485
Session 3-2: Augmented and Virtual Reality: Application: Chair: Eric W. Tatham, Bradford University, UK

Video-Based Camera Registration for Augmented Reality (Abstract)

Valia Guerra , Institute of Mathematics, Cybernetics Physics
Ebroul Izquierdo , University of London
pp. 499

Parametric Modeling: Concept and Implementation (Abstract)

Mark W. McK. Bannatyne , Purdue University
Alexander N. Inozemtsev , Tula State University
Dmitry I. Troitsky , Tula State University
pp. 504
Session 3-3: Information Visualization: Application: Chair: J. Mcfadzean, Open University, UK

Sequence World: A Genetics Database in Virtual Reality (Abstract)

D. Modjeska , University of Toronto
F. Pettersson , Ume? University
M. Rojdestvenskaia , Ume? University
I. Rojdestvenski , Ume? University
P. Gustafsson , Ume? University
pp. 513

Navigation-Dependent Visualization of Distributed Internet Structures (Abstract)

Josef Pauli , Institute of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics
Dirk Kukulenz , Institute of Computer Science and Applied Mathematics
pp. 518
Session 3-4: Digital Art: Chair: James Faure Walker, Kingston University, UK

Interactive Art for Zen: 'Unconscious Flow' (Abstract)

Naoko Tosa , ATR Media Integration & Communication Research Laboratories
Ryohei Nakatsu , ATR Media Integration & Communication Research Laboratories
pp. 535

Water Dome - An Augmented Environment (Abstract)

Susumu Tachi , University of Tokyo
Yuki Sugihara , University of Tokyo
pp. 548
Session 3-5: Collaborative Design Visualization: Chair: Yuhua Luo, University of Balearic Islands, Spain

DILEWA: The DIstributed Learning Environment without Avatars (Abstract)

Jiri Zára , Czech Technical University
Michal Mása , Czech Technical University
pp. 563

Virtual Reality Used in a Collaborative Architectural Design Process (Abstract)

Peter Fröst , Malm? University College
Peter Warren , Malm? University College
pp. 568
Session 3-6: Visualization in Built Environment: Chair: Dino Bouchlaghem, Loughborough University UK

Recording and Retrieving Spatial Information with Video and Images (Abstract)

John Counsell , University of the West of England
pp. 589
Session 3-7: Biomedical Visualization: Application: Chair: Mikael Jern, Linkoping University, Sweden, and Advance Visual Systems, Denmark

Virtual Teeth for Endodontics Training and Practice (Abstract)

A.M. Day , University of East Anglia
A. Courtenay , University of East Anglia
D.B. Arnold , University of East Anglia
H.I. Graham , University of East Anglia
M.R. Goetz , University of East Anglia
pp. 597

Author Index (PDF)

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