WSCG Keynote Speakers



  Faramarz,F. Samavati
Department of Computer Science
University of Calgary, Canada



Alexandru C. Telea
Institute Johann Bernoulli, Univ. of Groningen,
The Netherlands


  Cancelled due to VISA problems  


  Marina Gavrilova  
  Marina Gavrilova
Computational Intelligence in Pattern Recognition
University of Calgary, Canada


Manuel M. Oliveira
Performing High-Dimensional Filtering in Low-Dimensional Spaces
Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
Tino Weinkauf
Flow maps - Benefits, Problems, Future Research
Max-Planck-Institut für Informatik
Saarbrucken, Germany
Brian A. Barsky
Simulating Human Vision and Correcting Visual Aberrations with Computational Light Field Displays
University of California, Berkeley, USA


Cancelled due to VISA problems


Eric Lengyel
A Bigger Mathematical Picture for Computer Graphics
Terathon Software LLC, USA
Karol Myszkowski
Overcoming Physical Limitations of Display Devices in Rendering
Max-Planck-Institut für Informatik, Germany
Enhua Wu
Physically Based Weathering Simulation of Natural Objects Based on Biological Analysis
University of Macau, China


Enrico Puppo
Quad meshes vs Triangle meshes: What is better?
University of Genova, Italy
Mateu Sbert
An Information Theory Framework for Viewpoint Selection and Mesh Saliency
University of Girona, Spain


Todor Georgiev
Plenoptic Camera and Integral Photography
Adobe Systems Inc., USA
Bedrich Benes
Virtual Landscaping
Purdue University, USA


Min Chen
Visualization in Flatland
Swansea University, U.K.
Eduard Groeller
Visualization with Knowledge and Style
Technische Universitat Wien, Austria
Simon Green
TESLA GPU Computing & CUDA Parallel Programming Architecture:
A Revolution in High Performace Computing and Visualization


Oliver Bimber
The Visual Computing of Projector-Camera Systems
University of Weimar, Germany
Anatole Lecuyer
Perception-Based Integration of Vision and Touch in Virtual Environments
INRIA, Rennes, France
Albert Rizzo et al.
Virtual Iraq: Initial Results from a VR Exposure Therapy Application for Combat-Related Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
University of Southern California, USA


Jarek Rossignac
Shape Comparison, Simplification and Compression
College of Computing, Georgia Tech, USA
Marc Alexa
Intuitive Editing of Surface Meshes
Technical University of Berlin, Germany
Aljoscha Smolic
3D Video and Free Viewpoint Video – Technologies Applications and MPEG Standards
Heinrich-Hertz-Institut, Berlin, Germany


Rheinhard Klein
Dealing with Optical Material Properties in Computer Graphics and Vision
Bonn University, Bonn, Germany
Gabriel Taubin
Real-Time Massive 3D Data Capture and Geometry Processing
Brown University, Providence, USA


Mike L.V. Pitteway
Welcome to the 13th International Conference in Central Europe on Computer Graphics, Visualization and Computer Vision 2005!
Brunel University, London, U.K.
Stuart Ferguson
Adapting Computer Game Technology to Build a Surgical Simulator
Queen's University of Belfast, U.K.
James T. Klosowski
Scalable Visualization using Commodity Clusters: Challenges and Solutions


Carol O'Sullivan
Fidelity Matrics for Animation
Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
  Penny Rheingans
Artistically-inspired Visualization
University of Maryland Baltimore, USA


Dirk Bartz
Large Model Visualization: Techniques and Applications
University of Tuebingen, Germany
Jack E. Bresenham
Welcome to the 11-th International Conference in Central Europe on Computer Graphics, Visualization and Computer Vision 2003!
Winthrop University, USA
Gabor T. Herman
Blobs for Representing and Visualization 3D Objects
City University of New York, USA


Chandrajit Bajaj
Active Visualization using PC clusters and Tiled Displays
University of Texas at Austin, USA
Jose L. Encarnação
Human in the Loop and Ubiquitous Computing: Technologies for the Virtuality Continuum and Intelligent Environments - State of the Art, Technology Trends, Roadmaps
Fraunhofer-Institut fuer Graphische Datenverarbeitung, Darmstadt, Germany


Ioannis Kakadiaris
Using Vision for Animating Virtual Humans
University of Houston, USA
David R. Nadeu
Volume Visualization: Technology to Tools
SDSC, Univ.of California, USA


Ben Delaney
Computer Graphics in the 21-st Century: The Virtualization of Everything
CyberEdge Information Services, Inc., USA
Andrei Iones
Natural Lighting Simulation Techniques
Advanced Productions Inc., USA
Carl Machover
Computer Graphics and Visualization into the New Millenium
Machover Associates Corp., USA


Implicit Surfaces for CAD and Computer Graphics
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Troy, NY, USA
Wolfgang Strasser
Handling Large Data Sets
University of Tuebingen, Germany
Cut Locus and Medial Axis in the Euclidean Space and on Surfaces
University of Hannover, Germany


Nadia Magnenat Thalmann, Kalra,P., Esher,M.
Communicating with Virtual Characters
University of Geneve, Switzerland


Roni Yagel
Greiner,G., Hans-Peter Seidel
Automatic Modeling of Smooth Spline Surfaces
University of Erlangen, Germany
Roni Yagel
Towards Virtual Surgery: Goals and Achievements
The Ohio State University, USA


Dieter Fellner
Design of a Graphics Architecture Bridging the Gap between Modeling and Rendering
University of Bonn, Germany
Nadia Magnenat Thalmann
3D Clothes Animation and Fashion Show Simulation
MIRALab, University of Geneve, Switzerland
Wolter,E.-F.: Differencial Geometric Concepts and Methods in CAGD University of Hannover, Germany