5th International Fall Workshop


Preliminary Program

Wednesday, November 22nd

8:30 - 8:35

Opening VMV 2000

H.-P. Seidel
Max-Planck-Institut für Informatik

8:35 - 9:30

Depth and Motion from a Fixating Binocular System

J.-O. Eklundh
NADA - KTH Stockholm, Sweden

Coffee Break

9:50 - 12:10


Session Chair: J.-O. Eklundh
Silhouette-Based Multiple-View Camera Calibration
P. Ramanathan, E. Steinbach, B. Girod
Stanford University, USA
On the Silhouette Based 3D Reconstruction and Initial Bounding Cube Estimation
A. Y. Mülayim, V. Atalay, O. Özün, F. Schmitt
Middle East Technical University, Türkiye, Ecole Nationale Superieure des Telecommunications, France
Automatic Three-Dimensional Inspection, Measurement and Detection of Errors in Transparent Pipes
R. Schmidt, U. Schramm, R. Hofmann, Y. Caulier, K. Spinnler, T. Wittenberg
Fraunhofer Institute for Integrated Circuits, Germany
Accurate Calibration of a Stereovision Sensor: Comparison of Different Approaches
D. Garcia, J.-J. Orteu, M. Devy
Ecole des Mines d' Albi, France, LAAS-CNRS, France
Metrical Calibration of a Phase Measuring Triangulation Sensor
K. Veit, G. Häusler
University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany
A New Robust Bayesian Method for the Affine F-Matrix Estimation
S. Brandt, J. Heikkonen
Helsinki University of Technology, Finland
An MRF-Based Approach to Generation of Super-Resolution Images from Blurred Observations
D. Rajan, S. Chaudhuri
Indian Institute of Technology, India


14:00 - 15:00

Image-based Feedback for Learning Object Recognition Strategies

B. Draper
Dept. of Computer Science, Colorado State University, USA

Coffee Break

15:20 - 16:40

Motion and Tracking

Session Chair: S. Chaudhuri
Dense Structure Estimation via Regularised Optical Flow
H. Spies, N. Kirchgeßner, H. Scharr, B. Jähne
University of Heidelberg, Germany
Motion Vector Estimation for Tracking of Hands in Video Based Industrial Safety Applications
J. Velten, A. Kummert
University of Wuppertal, Germany
A Practical Guide to Euclidian 3D Camera Motion Estimation: Algorithm Review and Performance Analysis
P. Le Gal, J. Stauder, P. Robert
France Telecom, France, Thomson multimedia, France, IRISA/INRIA, France
The Fast Error Search Technique - Extensions and Approximations
S. Srinivasan
Microsoft Corporation, USA

16:40 - 18:00

Recognition and Localization

Session Chair: B. Draper
Orientation Estimation Based on Weighted Projection onto Quadratic Polynomials
G. Farnebäck
Linköping University, Sweden
Object Localization by Joint Audio-Video Signal Processing
G. Wang, R. Rabenstein, N. Strobel, S. Spors
University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany
Active Appearance-Based Object Recognition Using Viewpoint Selection
M. Reinhold, F. Deinzer, J. Denzler, D. Paulus, J. Pösl
University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany, University of Rochester, USA
Human Face Recognition Using Shape Information and Pseudo Zernike Moments
J. Haddadnia, K. Faeze
Amirkabir University of Technology, Iran

Thursday, November 23rd

8:30 - 9:30

3D Scanning Cultural Heritage Artifacts: Potentialities and Issues

R. Scopigno
Instituto CNUCE, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, Pisa, Italy

Coffee Break

9:50 - 12:30

Digital Geometry Processing

Session Chair: R. Scopigno
Depth Buffer Based Registration of Free-Form Surfaces
U. Labsik, R. Sturm, G. Greiner
University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany
Feature Sensitive Sampling for Interactive Remeshing
M. Botsch, C. Rössl, L. Kobbelt
Max-Planck-Institut für Informatik, Saarbrücken
Matching 3D Freeform Shapes to Digitized Objects
J. S. M. Vergeest, S. Spanjaard, J. J. O. Jelier
Delft University of Technology, Netherlands
Linear Time Mesh Simplification with Reliable Error-Bounds
J. Vorsatz, K. Kähler, L. Kobbelt, H.-P. Seidel
Max-Planck-Institut für Informatik, Germany
Quadrilateral Remeshing
K. Hormann, G. Greiner
University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany
A Non-Linear Subdivision Scheme for Triangle Meshes
S. Karbacher, S. Seeger, G. Häusler
University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany
Spatial Model of Robot Environment Based on Rangefinder Measurements
P. Drapikowski, A. Kasinski
Poznan University of Technology, Poland
New Strategy and Data Structures for Partial Surface Modeling
C. Cerrada, S. Salamanca, A. Adan
E.T.S.I. Industriales, UNED, Spain, Universidad de Extremadura, Spain, Universidad de Castilla-La Mancha, Spain


14:00 - 16:20

Image-Based Rendering

Session Chair: C. Bregler
Automatic Image-Based Scene Model Acquisition and Visualization
C. Vogelgsang, B. Heigl, G. Greiner, H. Niemann
University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany
Progressive Compression and Rendering of Light Fields
M. Magnor, A. Endmann, B. Girod
University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany, Stanford University, USA
Extension of Incomplete 3D for Arbitrary Multi-View-Synthesis
E. Cooke, O. Schreer, B. Pasewaldt, P. Kauff
Heinrich-Hertz-Institut, Germany
Computer Assisted Reconstruction of Buildings from Photographic Data
M. Tarini, P. Cignoni, C. Rocchini, R. Scopigno
Instituto Elaborazione dell'informazione - C.N.R., Italy
Building Panoramas from Photographs Taken with an Uncalibrated Hand-Held Camera
H. Chen, W. Wang, R. Martin
University of Hong Kong, China, Cardiff University, United Kingdom
Building a Photo Studio for Measurement Purposes
M. Goesele, W. Heidrich, H. P. A. Lensch, H.-P. Seidel
Max-Planck-Institut für Informatik, Germany
Rendering Details on Simplified Meshes by Texture Based Shading
D. Rose, T. Ertl
University of Stuttgart, Germany

Coffee Break

16:40 - 18:20

Image Synthesis

Session Chair: P. Slusallek
A Generalized Scene Graph
J. Döllner, K. Hinrichs
University of Münster, Germany
Customized Object Hierarchies
J. Haber, M. Stamminger, H.-P. Seidel
Max-Planck-Institut für Informatik, Germany
Hierarchical Radiosity with Global Refinement
M. Stamminger, A. Scheel, H.-P. Seidel
Max-Planck-Institut für Informatik, Germany
Efficient Importance Sampling Techniques for the Photon Map
A. Keller, I. Wald
University of Kaiserslautern, Germany, University of Saarbrücken, Germany
Object-Space, Connectivity-Preserving, Shadow Computation
S. Ghali, E. Fiume, H.-P. Seidel
Max-Planck-Institut für Informatik, Germany, University of Toronto, Canada

20:00 -

Conference Dinner Schloss Halberg

Friday, November 24th

8:30 - 9:30

Using Vision for Animation: From Kangaroos to Talking Heads

C. Bregler
Stanford University, USA

Coffee Break

9:50 - 12:50

Flow and Volume Visualization

Session Chair: T. Ertl
Visualization of Principal Curvature Directions by Anisotropic Diffusion
U. Diewald, M. Rumpf
University of Bonn, Germany
Interactive Visualization of Flows Using LIC and Video Streaming Techniques
P. Kipfer, G. Greiner
University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany
VirtualFluids - an Environment for Integral Visualization and Analysis of CAD and Simulation Data
S. Kühner, M. Krafczyk
Technische Universität München, Germany
Voxelisation: Modelling for Volume Graphics
M. W. Jones, R. Satherly
University of Wales Swansea, United Kingdom
A Multilevel Segmentation Method
M. Droske, T. Preußer, M. Rumpf
University of Bonn, Germany
Accelerating Morphological Analysis with Graphics Hardware
M. Hopf, T. Ertl
University of Stuttgart, Germany
Semi-Automatic Shape Extraction from Tube-like Geometry
J. Bruijns
Philips Research Laboratories, Netherlands
Automatic Adjustment of Transfer Functions for 3D Volume Visualization
C. Rezk-Salama, P. Hastreiter, J. Scherer, G. Greiner
University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany
Accuracy of Isosurfaces in Volume Visualization
A. Pommert, U. Tiede, K. H. Höhne
University Hospital Eppendorf, Germany


14:00 - 15:00

Interactive Modeling, Simulation and Visualization in Medicine: Applications to Cardiology, Neuroscience, and Medical Imaging

C. Johnson
Scientific Computing and Imaging Institute, School of Computing, University of Utah, USA

Coffee Break

15:20 - 16:20

Medical Applications

Session Chair: C. Johnson
Digital Mammography: Gabor Filters for Detection of Microcalcifications
B. Caputo, G.E. Gigante
University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany, University of Rome, Italy
Direct Computation of Nonlinear Soft-Tissue Deformation
M. Teschner, S. Girod, B. Girod
University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany, Stanford University, USA
Visualization of the Pharyngoesophageal Mucosa During Tracheoesophageal Phonation
M. Tigges, T. Wittenberg, C. van As, U. Eysholdt, F. Hilgers
University Hospital Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany

16:20 - 17:20

High Dimensional Data Visualization

Session Chair: L. Kobbelt
Correspondence Analysis: The Matching of 3-Dimensional Sets of Points
K. Fries, J. Meyer, H. Hagen, B. Lindemann
University of Kaiserslautern, Germany, University of California, USA, Saar University, Germany
Detecting Coplanar Sets of Points in Space
E. Pavlov, M. Luzon, M. Bercovier
Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel
Higher Order Parallel Coordinates
H. Theisel
University of Rostock, Germany

The Organization Commitee of the 5th Fall Workshop on VISION, MODELING, AND VISUALIZATION 2000.