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Computer Graphics and Applications, Pacific Conference on (2000)
Hong Kong, China
Oct. 3, 2000 to Oct. 5, 2000
ISBN: 0-7695-0868-5
TABLE OF CONTENTS

Preface (PDF)

pp. ix

Reviewers (PDF)

pp. xii
Rendering

Simulating the Aurora Borealis (Abstract)

Gladimir V.G. Baranoski , University of Utah
Peter Shirley , University of Utah
Jon G. Rokne , University of Calgary
Trond Trondsen , University of Calgary
Rui Bastos , University of North Carolina
pp. 2

Rendering Iridescent Colors Appearing on Natural Objects (Abstract)

Y. Yamaji , Hiroshima University
Y. Monden , Shimane University
K. Kaneda , Hiroshima University
H. Yamashita , Hiroshima University
H. Hirayama , Hiroshima University
pp. 15

Rendering Natural Waters (Abstract)

Simon Premo?e , University of Utah
Michael Ashikhmin , University of Utah
pp. 23

Interactive Rendering Method for Displaying Shafts of Light (Abstract)

Tomoyuki Nishita , University of Tokyo
Tsuyoshi Yamamoto , Hokkaido University
Yoshinori Dobashi , Hokkaido University
pp. 31
Global Illumination

Enhanced Automatic Creation of Multi-Purpose Object Hierarchies (Abstract)

Marc Stamminger , Max-Planck-Institut f?r Informatik
Jörg Haber , Max-Planck-Institut f?r Informatik
Hans-Peter Seidel , Max-Planck-Institut f?r Informatik
pp. 52

Acceleration of Monte Carlo Path Tracing in General Environments (Abstract)

François X. Sillion , iMAGIS - GRAVIR/IMAG INRIA
Xavier Pueyo , GGG/IIiA-UdG
Ignacio Martín , GGG/IIiA-UdG
Frederic Pérez , GGG/IIiA-UdG and iMAGIS - GRAVIR/IMAG INRIA
pp. 71
Text Layout, Rendering, and Visibility

Arbitrary Precise Orientation Specification for Layout of Text (Abstract)

Tatiana Surazhsky , Israel Institute of Technology
Gershon Elber , Israel Institute of Technology
pp. 80

Line-Art Rendering of 3D-Models (Abstract)

Christian Rössl , Max-Planck-Institute for Computer Sciences
Leif Kobbelt , Max-Planck-Institute for Computer Sciences
pp. 87

Practical Texture Mapping on Free-Form Surfaces (Abstract)

Yuya Iwakiri , Toyohashi University of Technology
Yuuichi Omori , Toyohashi University of Technology
Toyohisa Kanko , Toyohashi University of Technology
pp. 97
Modeling and Simulation

Simulation of FLIR and LADAR Data Using Graphics Animation Software (Abstract)

Keith Markham , British Aerospace/Matra Dynamics
Ralph Martin , Cardiff University
Gavin Powell , Cardiff University
David Marshall , Cardiff University
pp. 126

Modeling of Smoke Flow Taking Obstacles into Account (Abstract)

Tomoyuki Nishita , University of Tokyo
Satoru Yoshida , University of Tokyo
pp. 135
Surface Modeling and Processing

The Intersection of Two Ringed Surfaces (Abstract)

Sung Je Hong , POSTECH
Myung-Soo Kim , Seoul National University
Gershon Elber , Technion, IIT
Hee-Seok Heo , POSTECH
pp. 146

Interpolating and Approximating Moving Frames Using B-splines (Abstract)

Zhongding Jiang , Zhejiang University
Lizhuang Ma , Nanyang Technological University and Zhejiang University
K. Y. Tony Chan , Nanyang Technological University
pp. 154

Modeling an Isosurface with a Neural Network (Abstract)

Adnan Acan , Eastern Mediterranean University
Manuel Carcenac , Eastern Mediterranean University
pp. 165

Blending Pipe Surfaces with Piecewise Algebraic Surfaces (Abstract)

Feng Yuyu , University of Science and Technology of China
Chen Changsong , University of Science and Technology of China
Chen Falai , University of Science and Technology of China
pp. 175
Dynamic and Subdivision Surfaces

FEM-Based Dynamic Subdivision Splines (Abstract)

Hong Qin , State University of New York at Stony Brook
pp. 184

A New Paradigm for Changing Topology during Subdivision Modeling (Abstract)

Vinod Srinivasan , College of Architecture
Jianer Chen , College of Engineering
Ergun Akleman , College of Architecture
pp. 192

Subdivision Surface Fitting Using QEM-Based Mesh Simplification and Reconstruction of Approximated B-Spline Surfaces (Abstract)

Hiromasa Suzuki , University of Tokyo
Takashi Kanai , Keio University
Fumihiko Kimura , University of Tokyo
Shingo Takeuchi , University of Tokyo
Kenji Shimada , Carnegie Mellon University
pp. 202

Dynamic PDE Surfaces with Flexible and General Geometric Constraints (Abstract)

Haixia Du , State University of New York at Stony Brook
Hong Qin , State University of New York at Stony Brook
pp. 213
Meshes and Contours

Vertex Data Compression for Triangular Meshes (Abstract)

Eung-Seok Lee , Seoul National University
Hyeong-Seok Ko , Seoul National University
pp. 225

Efficient Coding of Non-Triangular Mesh Connectivity (Abstract)

Craig Gotsman , Technion- Israel Institute of Technology
Boris Kronrod , Technion- Israel Institute of Technology
pp. 235

Turning Unorganized Points into Contours (Abstract)

Arthur W. Toga , University of California at Los Angeles
Yong Zhou , University of California at Los Angeles
pp. 243
Geometric Modeling

A Matrix-Based Approach to Reconstruction of 3D Objects from Three Orthographic Views (Abstract)

Shi-Xia Liu , Tsinghua University
Shi-Min Hu , Tsinghua University
Chiew-Lan Tai , Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Jia-Guang Sun , Tsinghua University
pp. 254

Using Isosurface Methods for Visualizing the Envelope of a Swept Trivariate Solid (Abstract)

Jason Conkey , University of California and Davis
Kenneth I. Joy , University of California and Davis
pp. 272

TEASAR: Tree-Structure Extraction Algorithm for Accurate and Robust Skeletons (Abstract)

Ingmar Bitter , State University of New York at Stony Brook
Masayuki Nakajima , Tokyo Institute of Technology
Arie E. Kaufman , State University of New York at Stony Brook
Michael A. Bender , State University of New York at Stony Brook
Mie Sato , State University of New York at Stony Brook and Tokyo Institute of Technology
pp. 281
Techniques with Video, Modeling from Volume and Photos

Compression of Indoor Video Sequences Using Homography-Based Segmentation (Abstract)

Dani Lischinski , Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Daniel Cohen-Or , Tel-Aviv University
Tae-Joon Park , Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute
Shachar Fleishman , Tel-Aviv University
pp. 290

Cylindrical 3D Video Display Observable from All Directions (Abstract)

Makoto Sato , Telecommunications Advancement Organization of Japan/Tokyo Institute of Technology
Toshio Honda , Telecommunications Advancement Organization of Japan/Chiba University
Yoshihiro Kajiki , Telecommunications Advancement Organization of Japan
Tomohiro Endo , Telecommunications Advancement Organization of Japan/Tokyo Institute of Technology
pp. 300

Voxel-Coding for Tiling Complex Volumetric Objects (Abstract)

Arthur W. Toga , University of California at Los Angeles
Yong Zhou , University of California at Los Angeles
pp. 307

Automated Texture Registration and Stitching for Real World Models (Abstract)

Hans-Peter Seidel , Max-Planck-Institut f?r Informatik
Hendrik P.A. Lensch , Max-Planck-Institut f?r Informatik
Wolfgang Heidrich , Max-Planck-Institut f?r Informatik
pp. 317
Animation

Collision Detection for Clothed Human Animation (Abstract)

Dongliang Zhang , Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Matthew M.F. Yuen , Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
pp. 328

Collision Adaptive Particle Systems (Abstract)

Olaf Etzmuß , Universit?t T?bingen
Michael Hauth , Universit?t T?bingen
Bernhard Eberhardt , Universit?t T?bingen
Wolfgang Straßer , Universit?t T?bingen
pp. 338

Morphing Using Curves and Shape Interpolation Techniques (Abstract)

Yuichi Koiso , University of Tokyo
Henry Johan , University of Tokyo
Tomoyuki Nishita , University of Tokyo
pp. 348

Control of Feature-Point-Driven Facial Animation Using a Hypothetical Face (Abstract)

Ming-Tat Ko , Academia Sinica
Kuo-Young Cheng , Academia Sinica and National Taiwan University
Ming-Shing Su , Academia Sinica and National Taiwan University
pp. 359
Human Computer Interaction

Intuitive Virtual Grasping for Non Haptic Environments (Abstract)

Thomas Ullmann , DaimlerChrysler AG and Technical University of Ilmenau
Joerg Sauer , DaimlerChrysler Research and Technology
pp. 373

The Metric Cursor (Abstract)

Terii Stein , INRIA
pp. 381

CubicalPath - Dynamic Potential Fields for Guided Exploration in Virtual Environments (Abstract)

Thomas Strothotte , Otto-von-Guericke University of Magdeburg
Felix Ritter , Otto-von-Guericke University of Magdeburg
Steffi Beckhaus , GMD - IMK.VE
pp. 387
Poster Session

Mathematical Approximation for Real-Time Lighting Rendering Through Participating Media (Abstract)

S. Michelin , University of Marne-la-Vall?
A. Kemeny , Renault- Research Division
P. Lecocq , Renault- Research Division
D. Arquès , University of Marne-la-Vall?
pp. 400

Non-Distorted Texture Mapping Using Variational Interpolation (Abstract)

Qunsheng Peng , Zhejiang University
Hujun Bao , Zhejiang University
Florence Y Mong , City University of Hong Kong
Ying Tang , Zhejiang University
pp. 402

View-Dependent Continuous Level-of-Detail Rendering of Terrain Model (Abstract)

Lujin Wang , Tsinghua University
Zesheng Tang , Tsinghua University
pp. 404

Progressive Geometry Compression for Meshes (Abstract)

PhengAnn Heng , Chinese University of Hong Kong
Qunsheng Peng , Zhejiang University
Hanqiu Sun , Chinese University of Hong Kong
TienTsin Wong , Chinese University of Hong Kong
Xinguo Liu , Zhejiang University
Hujun Bao , Zhejiang University
pp. 408

An Automatic Modeling Method for Fitting Volumetric Objects with Metacubes (Abstract)

Jay Jeong Kim , Chonnam National University
Eun-Seok Kim , Chonnam National University
pp. 411

Triangular B?zier Clipping (Abstract)

S.H. Martin Roth , Swiss Federal Institute of Technology
Markus H. Gross , Swiss Federal Institute of Technology
Patrick Diezi , Swiss Federal Institute of Technology
pp. 413

Interactive Manipulation Planning for Animated Characters (Abstract)

Jean-Claude Latombe , Stanford University
James Kuffner Jr , Stanford University
pp. 417

Optimizing Network 3D Data Transmissions for Interactive Applications (Abstract)

Hidenori Sato , NTT Lifestyle and Environmental Technology Laboratories
Ikuo Harada , NTT Lifestyle and Environmental Technology Laboratories
Hitoshi Kitazawa , NTT Lifestyle and Environmental Technology Laboratories
pp. 419

Mesh Construction from Non-Uniformly Distributed and Noisy 3D Points Recovered from Image Sequence (Abstract)

Zhiyong Huang , National University of Singapore
Kah Kay Sung , National University of Singapore
Wee Kheng Leow , National University of Singapore
Yong Zhang , National University of Singapore
Indriyati Atmosukarto , National University of Singapore
pp. 423

Interactive Behavioral Update of Large Flocks (Abstract)

Noel 0' Hara , Dublin City University
pp. 425

A Method for Modeling and Rendering Dunes with Wind-Ripples (Abstract)

Koichi Onoue , University of Tokyo
Tomoyuki Nishita , University of Tokyo
pp. 427

Animation of Human Locomotion Using Sagittal Elevation Angles (Abstract)

Harold C. Sun , University of Pennsylvania
Dimitris Metaxas , University of Pennsylvania
pp. 429

Color Plates (PDF)

pp. 431

Index of Authors (PDF)

pp. 461
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