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Shape Modeling and Applications, International Conference on (2008)
Stony Brook, NY, USA
June 4, 2008 to June 6, 2008
ISBN: 978-1-4244-2260-9
TABLE OF CONTENTS
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Proceedings (PDF)

pp. i

Preface (PDF)

pp. vii

GPU smoothing of quad meshes (Abstract)

J. Peters , University of Florida, USA
A. Myles , University of Florida, USA
T. Ni , University of Florida, USA
V. Goel , Advanced Micro Devices, USA
Y. Yeo , University of Florida, USA
pp. 3-9

A global physical method for manifold smoothing (Abstract)

Djemel Ziou , Département d¿Informatique, Université de Sherbrooke, Canada
Ahmed Fouad El Ouafdi , Département d¿Informatique, Université de Sherbrooke, Canada
pp. 11-17

Noise in 3D laser range scanner data (Abstract)

Frank C. Langbein , Cardiff University, UK
Xianfang Sun , Cardiff University, UK
Ralph R. Martin , Cardiff University, UK
Paul L. Rosin , Cardiff University, UK
pp. 37-45

Time varying surface reconstruction from multiview video (Abstract)

Yucel Yemez , Multimedia, Vision and Graphics Laboratory, Koç University, Istanbul, Turkey
S. Cihan Bilir , Multimedia, Vision and Graphics Laboratory, Koç University, Istanbul, Turkey
pp. 47-51

Example based skeletonization using harmonic one-forms (Abstract)

Hock-Soon Seah , School of Computer Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Ying He , School of Computer Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Xian Xiao , School of Computer Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
pp. 53-61

Segmentation-free skeletonization of grayscale volumes for shape understanding (Abstract)

Wah Chiu , Baylor College of Medicine, USA
Tao Ju , Washington University in St. Louis, USA
Sasakthi S. Abeysinghe , Washington University in St. Louis, USA
Matthew Baker , Baylor College of Medicine, USA
pp. 63-71

Reeb graph computation based on a minimal contouring (Abstract)

Michela Spagnuolo , IMATI-CNR, Italy
Bianca Falcidieno , IMATI-CNR, Italy
Giuseppe Patane , IMATI-CNR, Italy
pp. 73-82

Approximate topological matching of quadrilateral meshes (Abstract)

David Eppstein , University of California, Irvine, USA
Ethan Kim , McGill University, USA
Rasmus Tamstorf , Walt Disney Animation Studios, USA
Michael T. Goodrich , University of California, Irvine, USA
pp. 83-92

Salient local visual features for shape-based 3D model retrieval (Abstract)

Ryutarou Ohbuchi , University of Yamanashi, Japan
Kunio Osada , University of Yamanashi, Japan
Takahiko Furuya , University of Yamanashi, Japan
Tomohisa Banno , University of Yamanashi, Japan
pp. 93-102

A 3D face matching framework (Abstract)

Frank B. ter Haar , Department of Information and Computing Sciences, Utrecht University, the Netherlands
Remco C. Veltkamp , Department of Information and Computing Sciences, Utrecht University, the Netherlands
pp. 103-110

Optimal bandwidth selection for MLS surfaces (Abstract)

Claudio T. Silva , University of Utah, USA
Carlos E. Scheidegger , University of Utah, USA
Hao Wang , University of Utah, USA
pp. 111-120

Gauss-Newton-type techniques for robustly fitting implicitly defined curves and surfaces to unorganized data points (Abstract)

Martin Aigner , Institute of Applied Geometry, Johannes Kepler University, Linz, Austria
Bert Juttler , Institute of Applied Geometry, Johannes Kepler University, Linz, Austria
pp. 121-130

A least-norm approach to flattenable mesh surface processing (Abstract)

Charlie C.L. Wang , Department of Mechanical and Automation Engineering, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, China
pp. 131-138

Self-organizing primitives for automated shape composition (Abstract)

Linge Bai , Department of Computer Science, Drexel University, USA
David E. Breen , Department of Computer Science, Drexel University, USA
Manolya Eyiyurekli , Department of Computer Science, Drexel University, USA
pp. 147-154

Sculptural forms from hyperbolic tessellations (Abstract)

George W. Hart , Dept. Computer Science, Stony Brook University, NY 11794 USA
pp. 155-161

Efficient solution to systems of multivariate polynomials using expression trees (Abstract)

Tom Grandine , The Boeing Company, Seattle, Washington, USA
Gershon Elber , Dept. of Computer Science, Technion ¿ IIT Haifa, 32000, Israel
pp. 163-169

GPU-accelerated Adaptively Sampled Distance Fields (Abstract)

Waldemar Celes , Tecgraf - Computer Graphics Technology Group, Department of Computer Science, PUC-Rio, Brazil
Thiago Bastos , Tecgraf - Computer Graphics Technology Group, Department of Computer Science, PUC-Rio, Brazil
pp. 171-178

Anisotropic geodesic distance computation for parametric surfaces (Abstract)

Elaine Cohen , University of Utah, USA
Won-Ki Jeong , University of Utah, USA
Joon-Kyung Seong , University of Utah, USA
pp. 179-186

A novel method for alignment of 3D models (Abstract)

Mohamed Chaouch , INRIA, Paris - Rocquencourt, 78153 Le Chesnay, FRANCE
Anne Verroust-Blondet , INRIA, Paris - Rocquencourt, 78153 Le Chesnay, FRANCE
pp. 187-195

Variational Multilevel Mesh Clustering (Abstract)

Iurie Chiosa , Institute for Vision and Graphics, University of Siegen, Germany
Andreas Kolb , Institute for Vision and Graphics, University of Siegen, Germany
pp. 197-204

OCTOR: OCcurrence selecTOR in pattern hierarchies (Abstract)

Justin Jang , School of Interactive Computing, Georgia Institute of Technology, USA
Jarek Rossignac , School of Interactive Computing, Georgia Institute of Technology, USA
pp. 205-212

SHape REtrieval Contest (SHREC) 2008 (PDF)

Remco C. Veltkamp , Department of Information and Computing Sciences, Utrecht University, the Netherlands
Frank B. ter Haar , Department of Information and Computing Sciences, Utrecht University, the Netherlands
pp. 215-216

SHape REtrieval contest 2008: Stability of watertight models (PDF)

Silvia Biasotti , IMATI CNR, Dept. of Genova, Via De Marini, 6, Italy
Marco Attene , IMATI CNR, Dept. of Genova, Via De Marini, 6, Italy
pp. 217-218

SHape REtrieval contest 2008: Classification of watertight models (Abstract)

Daniela Giorgi , Institute for Applied Mathematics and Information Technology, Italian National Research Council, Via De Marini 6, I-16149, Genova, ITALY
Simone Marini , Institute for Applied Mathematics and Information Technology, Italian National Research Council, Via De Marini 6, I-16149, Genova, ITALY
pp. 219-220

SHape REtrieval contest 2008: CAD models (PDF)

Ramanathan Muthuganapathy , Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA 47906
Karthik Ramani , Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA 47906
pp. 221-222

SHape REtrieval contest 2008: Generic models (PDF)

Ryutarou Ohbuchi , University of Yamanashi, Japan
pp. 223-224

SHape REtrieval contest 2008: 3D face scans (PDF)

Remco C. Veltkamp , Department of Information and Computing Sciences, Utrecht University, the Netherlands
Mohamed Daoudi , Institut Telecom, Telecom Lille 1, LIFL (UMR USTL/CNRS 8022), France
Frank B. ter Haar , Department of Information and Computing Sciences, Utrecht University, the Netherlands
pp. 225-226

SHREC'08 entry: Multi-view 3D retrieval using multi-scale contour representation (PDF)

Thibault Napoleon , TELECOM ParisTech, CNRS UMR 5141, 75013, France
Tomasz Adamek , CDVP, Dublin University, Ireland
Noel E. O'Connor , CDVP, Dublin University, Ireland
Francis Schmitt , TELECOM ParisTech, CNRS UMR 5141, 75013, France
pp. 227-228

SHREC'08 entry: Shape retrieval of noisy watertight models using aMRG (PDF)

Francis Schmitt , TELECOM ParisTech, CNRS UMR 5141, 75013, France
Tony Tung , TELECOM ParisTech, CNRS UMR 5141, 75013, France
pp. 229-230

SHREC'08 entry: Invariant features for robust shape retrieval (PDF)

Dong Xu , National Research Center for Intelligent Computing Systems, Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Weiguo Cao , National Research Center for Intelligent Computing Systems, Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Ping Hu , National Research Center for Intelligent Computing Systems, Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Hua Li , National Research Center for Intelligent Computing Systems, Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Li Cui , School of Mathematical Sciences, Beijing Normal University, China
pp. 231-232

SHREC'08 entry: Training set expansion via autotags (PDF)

Peter Allen , Columbia University, USA
Corey Goldfeder , Columbia University, USA
Haoyun Feng , Columbia University, USA
pp. 233-234

SHREC'08 entry: Visual based 3D CAD retrieval using Fourier Mellin Transform (PDF)

Xiaolan Li , National Institute of Standard and Technology, USA
Asim Wagan , National Institute of Standard and Technology, USA
Afzal Godil , National Institute of Standard and Technology, USA
pp. 235-236

SHREC (PDF)

Ryutarou Ohbuchi , University of Yamanashi, Japan
Takahiko Furuya , University of Yamanashi, Japan
Kunio Osada , University of Yamanashi, Japan
pp. 237-238

SHREC'08 entry: 3D shape searching using object partitioning (PDF)

Xiaolan Li , Zhejiang Gongshang University, China
Asim I. Wagan , NIST, USA
Afzal Godil , NIST, USA
pp. 239-240

SHREC'08 entry: Semi-supervised learning for semantic 3D model retrieval (PDF)

Ryutarou Ohbuchi , University of Yamanashi, Japan
Akihiro Yamamoto , University of Yamanashi, Japan
Toshiya Shimizu , University of Yamanashi, Japan
Masaki Tezuka , University of Yamanashi, Japan
pp. 241-243

SHREC'08 entry: Local volumetric features for 3D model retrieval (PDF)

Kunio Osada , University of Yamanashi, Japan
Takahiko Furuya , University of Yamanashi, Japan
Ryutarou Ohbuchi , University of Yamanashi, Japan
pp. 245-246

SHREC'08 entry: 2D/3D hybrid (PDF)

Panagiotis Papadakis , Computational Intelligence Laboratory, Institute of Informatics and Telecommunications, National Center for Scientific Research ¿Demokritos¿, Athens, Greece
Stavros Perantonis , Computational Intelligence Laboratory, Institute of Informatics and Telecommunications, National Center for Scientific Research ¿Demokritos¿, Athens, Greece
Theoharis Theoharis , Computer Graphics Group, Department of Informatics and Telecommunications, National and Kapodistrean University of Athens, Greece
Ioannis Pratikakis , Computational Intelligence Laboratory, Institute of Informatics and Telecommunications, National Center for Scientific Research ¿Demokritos¿, Athens, Greece
Georgios Passalis , Computer Graphics Group, Department of Informatics and Telecommunications, National and Kapodistrean University of Athens, Greece
pp. 247-248

SHREC'08 entry: 3D model retrieval based on the V system invariant moment (PDF)

Liu Yujie , School of Computer Science and Communication Engineering, China University of Petroleum, Dongying 257062, China
Men Xiuping , School of Computer Science and Communication Engineering, China University of Petroleum, Dongying 257062, China
Yao Xiaolan , School of Computer Science and Communication Engineering, China University of Petroleum, Dongying 257062, China
Li Zongmin , School of Computer Science and Communication Engineering, China University of Petroleum, Dongying 257062, China
pp. 249-250

SHREC'08 entry: Forward neural network-based 3D model retrieval (PDF)

Li Zongmin , School of Computer Science and Communication Engineering, China University of Petroleum, Dongying 257062, China
Yao Xiaolan , School of Computer Science and Communication Engineering, China University of Petroleum, Dongying 257062, China
Liu Yujie , School of Computer Science and Communication Engineering, China University of Petroleum, Dongying 257062, China
pp. 251-252

SHREC'08 entry: Shape based face recognition with a Morphable Model (PDF)

Thomas Vetter , University of Basel, Switzerland
Brian Amberg , University of Basel, Switzerland
Reinhard Knothe , University of Basel, Switzerland
pp. 253-254

SHREC'08 entry: 3D face recognition using integral shape information (PDF)

Pietro Pala , Dipartimento di Sistemi e Informatica, University of Firenze, Italy
Stefano Berretti , Dipartimento di Sistemi e Informatica, University of Firenze, Italy
Alberto Del Bimbo , Dipartimento di Sistemi e Informatica, University of Firenze, Italy
pp. 255-256

SHREC'08 entry: Registration and retrieval of 3D faces using a Point Distribution Model (PDF)

Andrea Cavallaro , Multimedia and Vision Group, Department of Electronic Engineering, Queen Mary, University of London, UK
Prathap Nair , Multimedia and Vision Group, Department of Electronic Engineering, Queen Mary, University of London, UK
pp. 257-258

SHREC'08 entry: 3D face recognition using facial contour curves (PDF)

Frank B. ter Haar , Department of Information and Computing Sciences, Utrecht University, the Netherlands
Remco C. Veltkampy , Department of Information and Computing Sciences, Utrecht University, the Netherlands
pp. 259-260

SHREC'08 entry: 3D face recognition using moment invariants (PDF)

Hua Li , National Research Center for Intelligent Computing Systems, Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Dong Xu , National Research Center for Intelligent Computing Systems, Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Ping Hu , National Research Center for Intelligent Computing Systems, Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Weiguo Cao , National Research Center for Intelligent Computing Systems, Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
pp. 261-262

Polygonizing skeletal sheets of CT-scanned objects by partitioin of unity approximations (PDF)

Kiwamu Kase , RIKEN, Japan
Yukie Nagai , The University of Tokyo, Japan
Yutaka Ohtake , The University of Tokyo, Japan
Hiromasa Suzuki , The University of Tokyo, Japan
pp. 265-266

Hands on virtual clay (PDF)

Paul G. Kry , McGill University, Canada
Marie-Paule Cani , University of Grenoble and INRIA, France
Adeline Pihuit , University of Grenoble and INRIA, France
pp. 267-268

Learning 3D Face Models for shape based retrieval (PDF)

Masayoshi Taniguchi , University of Yamanashi, Japan
Masaki Tezuka , University of Yamanashi, Japan
Ryutarou Ohbuchi , University of Yamanashi, Japan
pp. 269-270

Feature suppression based CAD mesh model simplification (PDF)

Wei Zhao , Stake Key Lab. of CAD&CG, Zhejiang University, HangZhou, China
Shuming Gao , Stake Key Lab. of CAD&CG, Zhejiang University, HangZhou, China
Fanqin Yang , Stake Key Lab. of CAD&CG, Zhejiang University, HangZhou, China
Xiang Chen , Stake Key Lab. of CAD&CG, Zhejiang University, HangZhou, China
pp. 271-272

Robust segmentation of voxel shapes using medial surfaces (PDF)

Alexandru Telea , Institute for Mathematics and Computing Science, University of Groningen, The Netherlands
Dennie Reniers , Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, Eindhoven University of Technology, The Netherlands
pp. 273-274

A memory effective two-phase approach for large scanned surface mesh simplification (PDF)

Yi-Ling Chen , Dept. of Computer Science, National Tsinghua University, China
Xiang Zhang , Geo-spatial Technologies Division (GSTI), Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC), USA
pp. 275-276

Shape registration via the wavelet transform (PDF)

Nicholas M. Patrikalakis , Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA
Julie S. Chalfant , Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA
pp. 277-278

Robust curve reconstruction with k-order a-shapes (PDF)

Valentin Polishchuk , Helsinki Institute for Information Technology, University of Helsinki and Helsinki University of Technology, P. O. Box 68, FI-00014, Finland
Dmitry Krasnoshchekov , Institute for Dynamics of the Geospheres, Russian Academy of Sciences, Leninsky pr. 38, korp. 1, Moscow, 119334, Russia
pp. 279-280

Autotagging to improve text search for 3D models (PDF)

Peter Allen , Columbia University, USA
Corey Goldfeder , Columbia University, USA
pp. 281-282

Discrete shortest paths on smooth surface representations (PDF)

Takashi Kanai , University of Tokyo, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Japan
Yutaka Ohtake , University of Tokyo, Department of Precision Engineering, Japan
pp. 283-284

Mini-symposiums (PDF)

pp. 285-288

Author index (PDF)

pp. 289
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