table of contents - part ii motion and tracking ii

Table of Contents - Part II Motion and Tracking II Visible and Infrared Sensors Fusion by Matching Feature Points of Foreground Blobs Pier-Luc St-Onge and Guillaume-Alexandre Bilodeau Multiple Combined Constraints for Optical Flow Estimation 11 Ahmed Fahad and Tim Morris Combining Models of Pose and Dynamics for Human Motion Recognition 21 Roman Filipovych and Eraldo Ribeiro Optical Flow and Total Least Squares Solution for Multi-scale Data in an Over-Determined System 33 Homa Fashandi, Reza Fazel-Rezai, and Stephen Pistorius A Hardware-Friendly Adaptive Tensor Based Optical Flow Algorithm 43 Zhao- Yi Wei, Dah-Jye Lee, and Brent E. Nelson Segmentation/Feature Extraction/Classification Image Segmentation That Optimizes Global Homogeneity in a Variational Framework 52 Wei Wang and Ronald Chung Image and Volume Segmentation by Water Flow 62 Xin U. Liu and Mark S. Nixon A Novel Hierarchical Technique for Range Segmentation of Large Building Exteriors 75 Reyhaneh Hesami, Alireza Bab-Hadiashar, and Reza Hosseinnezhad Lip Contour Segmentation Using Kernel Methods and Level Sets 86 A. Khan, W. Christmas, and J. Kittler A Robust Two Level Classification Algorithm for Text Localization in Documents 96 R. Kandan, Nirup Kumar Reddy, K.R. Arvind, and A.G. Ramakrishnan Image Classification from Small Sample, with Distance Learning and Feature Selection 106 Bibliografische Informationen digitalisiert durch

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Table of Contents - Part II

Motion and Tracking IIVisible and Infrared Sensors Fusion by Matching Feature Points ofForeground Blobs

Pier-Luc St-Onge and Guillaume-Alexandre Bilodeau

Multiple Combined Constraints for Optical Flow Estimation 11Ahmed Fahad and Tim Morris

Combining Models of Pose and Dynamics for Human MotionRecognition 21

Roman Filipovych and Eraldo Ribeiro

Optical Flow and Total Least Squares Solution for Multi-scale Data inan Over-Determined System 33

Homa Fashandi, Reza Fazel-Rezai, and Stephen Pistorius

A Hardware-Friendly Adaptive Tensor Based Optical FlowAlgorithm 43

Zhao- Yi Wei, Dah-Jye Lee, and Brent E. Nelson

Segmentation/Feature Extraction/Classification

Image Segmentation That Optimizes Global Homogeneity in aVariational Framework 52

Wei Wang and Ronald Chung

Image and Volume Segmentation by Water Flow 62Xin U. Liu and Mark S. Nixon

A Novel Hierarchical Technique for Range Segmentation of LargeBuilding Exteriors 75

Reyhaneh Hesami, Alireza Bab-Hadiashar, and Reza Hosseinnezhad

Lip Contour Segmentation Using Kernel Methods and Level Sets 86A. Khan, W. Christmas, and J. Kittler

A Robust Two Level Classification Algorithm for Text Localization inDocuments 96

R. Kandan, Nirup Kumar Reddy, K.R. Arvind, andA.G. Ramakrishnan

Image Classification from Small Sample, with Distance Learning andFeature Selection 106

Daphna Weinshall and Lior Zamir

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Table of Contents - Part II

ST1: Intelligent Algorithms for Smart Monitoring ofComplex Environments

Comparison of Techniques for Mitigating the Effects of IlluminationVariations on the Appearance of Human Targets 116

C. Madden, M. Piccardi, and S. Zuffi

Scene Context Modeling for Foreground Detection from a Scene inRemote Monitoring 128

Liyuan Li, Xinguo Yu, and Weimin Huang

Recognition of Household Objects by Service Robots ThroughInteractive and Autonomous Methods 140

AI Mansur, Katsutoshi Sakata, and Yoshinori Kuno

Motion Projection for Floating Object Detection 152Zhao-Yi Wei, Dah-Jye Lee, David Jilk, and Robert Schoenberger

Real-Time Subspace-Based Background Modeling Using Multi-channelData 162

Bohyung Han and Ramesh Jain

A Vision-Based Architecture for Intent Recognition 173Alireza Tavakkoli, Richard Kelley, Christopher King,Mircea Nicolescu, Monica Nicolescu, and George Bebis


Combinatorial Shape Decomposition 183Ralf Juengling and Melanie Mitchell

Rotation-Invariant Texture Recognition 193Javier A. Montoya-Zegarra, Joäo P. Papa, Neucimar J. Leite,Ricardo da Silva Torres, and Alexandre X. Falcäo

A New Set of Normalized Geometrie Moments Based on Schlick'sApproximation 205

Ramakrishnan MukundanShape Evolution Driven by a Perceptually Motivated Measure 214

Sergej Lewin, Xiaoyi Jiang, and Achim ClausingThe Global-Local Transformation for Invariant Shape Represen ta t ion . . . 224

Konstantinos A. Raftopoulos and Stefanos D. Kollias

A Vision System for Recognizing Objects in Complex Real Images 234Mohammad Reza Daliri, Walter Vanzella, and Vincent Torre

ST3: Image Databases

RISE-SIMR: A Robust Image Search Engine for Satellite ImageMatching and Retrieval ^

Sanjiv K. Bhatia, Ashok Samal, and Prasanth Vadlamani

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Content-Based Image Retrieval Using Shape and Depth from anEngineering Database 255 Jain, Ramanathan Muthuganapathy, and Karthik Ramani

Automatic Image Representation for Content-Based Access to PersonalPhoto Album 265

Edoardo Ardizzone, Marco La Cascia, and Filippo Vella

Geographie Image Retrieval Using Interest Point Descriptors 275Shawn Newsam and Yang Yang

ST6: Soft Computing in Image Processing andComputer Vision

Feed Forward Genetic Image Network: Toward EfHcient AutomaticConstruction of Image Processing Algorithm 287

Shinichi Shirakawa and Tomoharu Nagao

Neural Networks for Exudate Detection in Retinal Images 298Gerald Schaefer and Edmond Leung

Kernel Fusion for Image Classification Using Fuzzy StructuralInformation 307

Emanuel Aldea, Geoffroy Fouquier, Jamal Atif, and Isabelle Bloch

A Genetic Approach to Training Support Vector Data Descriptors forBackground Modeling in Video Data 318

Alireza Tavakkoli, Amol Ambardekar, Mircea Nicolescu, andSushil Louis

Video Sequence Querying Using Clustering of Objects' AppearanceModels 328

Yunqian Ma, Ben Miller, and Isaac Cohen

Learning to Recognize Complex Actions Using Conditional RandomFields 340

Christopher I. Connolly


Intrinsic Images by Fisher Linear Discriminant 349Qiang He and Chee-Hung Henry Chu

Shape-from-Shading Algorithm for Oblique Light Source 357Osamu Ikeda

Pedestrian Tracking from a Moving Host Using Corner Points 367Mirko Meuter, Dennis Müller, Stefan Müller-Schneiders, Uri Iurgel,Su-Birm Park, and Anton Kümmert

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3D Reconstruction and Pose Determination of the Cutting Tool from aSingle View 377

Xi Zhang, Xiaodong Tian, Kazuo Yamazaki, and Makoto Fujishima

Playfield and Ball Detection in Soccer Video 387Junqing Yu, Yang Tang, Zhifang Wang, and Lejiang Shi

Single-View Matching Constraints 397Klas Nordberg

A 3D Face Recognition Algorithm Based on Nonuniform Re-samplingCorrespondence 407

Yanfeng Sun, Jun Wang, and Baocai Yin

A Novel Approach for Storm Detection Based on 3-D Radar ImageData 417

Lei Han, Hong-Qing Wang, Li-Feng Zhao, and Sheng-Xue Fu

A New Approach for Vehicle Detection in Congested Trafnc ScenesBased on Strong Shadow Segmentation 427

Ehsan Adelt Mosabbeb, Maryam Sadeghi, and Mahmoud Fathy

A Robust Method for Near Infrared Face Recognition Based onExtended Local Binary Pattern 437

Di Huang, Yunhong Wang, and Yiding Wang

Surface Signature-Based Method for Modeling and RecognizingFree-Form Objects 447

H.B. Darbandi, M.R. Ito, and J. Little

Integrating Vision and Language: Semantic Description of TrafficEvents from Image Sequences 459

Takashi Hirano, Shogo Yoneyama, Yasuhiro Okada, andYukio Kosugi

Rule-Based Multiple Object Tracking for Traffic Surveillance UsingCollaborative Background Extraction 469

Xiaoyuan Su, Taghi M. Khoshgoftaar, Xingquan Zhu, andAndres Folleco

A Novel Approach for Iris Recognition Using Local Edge Patterns 479Jen-Chun Lee, Ping S. Huang, Chien-Ping Chang, and Te-Ming Tu

Automated Trimmed Iterative Closest Point Algorithm 489R. Synave, P. Desbarats, and S. Gueorguieva

Classification of High Resolution Satellite Images Using Texture fromthe Panchromatic Band 499

Maria C. Alonso, Maria A. Sanz, and Jose A. Malpica

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Deriving a Priori Co-occurrence Probability Estimates for ObjectRecognition from Social Networks and Text Processing 509

Guillaume Pitel, Christophe Millet, and Gregory Grefenstette

3D Face Reconstruction Under Imperfect Tracking CircumstancesUsing Shape Model Constraints 519

H. Fang and N.P. Costen

A Combined Statistical-Structural Strategy for AlphanumericRecognition 529

N. Thome and A. Vaeavant

The Multiplicative Path Toward Prior-Shape Guided Active Contourfor Object Detection 539

Wei Wang and Ronald Chung

On Shape-Mediated Enrolment in Ear Biometrics 549Banafshe Arbab-Zavar and Mark S. Nixon

Determining Efficient Scan-Patterns for 3-D Object Recognition UsingSpin Images 559

Stephan Matzka, Yvan R. Petillot, and Andrew M. Wallace

A Comparison of Fast Level Set-Like Algorithms for ImageSegmentation in Fluorescence Microscopy 571

Martin Maska, Jan Hubeny, David Svoboda, and Michal Kozubek

Texture-Based Objects Recognition for Vehicle Environment PerceptionUsing a Multiband Camera 582

Yousun Kang, Kiyosumi Kidono, Yoshikatsu Kimura, andYoshiki Ninomiya

Object Tracking Via Uncertainty Minimization 592Albert Akhriev

Detection of a Speaker in Video by Combined Analysis of Speech Soundand Mouth Movement 602

Osamu Ikeda

Extraction of Cartographic Features from a High Resolution SatelliteImage 611

Jose A. Malpica, Juan B. Mena, and Francisco J. Gonzalez-Matesanz

Expression Mimicking: From 2D Monocular Sequences to 3DAnimations 621

Charlotte Ghys, Maxime Taron, Nikos Paragios,Nikos Komodakis, and Benedicte Bascle

Object Recognition: A Focused Vision Based Approach 631Noel Trujillo, Roland Chapuis, Frederic Chausse, and Michel Naranjo

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A Robust Image Segmentation Model Based on Integrated SquareEstimation 643

Shuisheng Xie, Jundong Liu, Darlene Berryman, Edward List,Charles Smith, and Hima Chebrolu

Measuring Effective Data Visualization 652Ying Zhu

Automatic Inspection of Tobacco Leaves Based on MRF ImageModel 662

Yinhui Zhang, Yunsheng Zhang, Zifen He, and Xiangyang Tang

A Mesh Meaningful Segmentation Algorithm Using Skeleton andMinima-Rule 671

Zhi-Quan Cheng, Kai Xu, Bao Li, Yan-Zhen Wang,Gang Dang, and Shi-Yao Jin

Fast kd-Tree Construction for 3D-rendering Algorithms Like RayTracing 681

Sajid Hussain and Hakan Grahn

Phase Space Rendering 691Andre Hinkenjann and Thorsten Roth

Automatic Extraction of a Quadrilateral Network of NURBS Patchesfrom Range Data Using Evolutionary Strategies 701

John William Branch, Flavio Prieto, and Pierre Boulanger

ChipViz: Visualizing Memory Chip Test Data 711Amit P. Sawant, Ravi Raina, and Christopher G. Healey

Enhanced Visual Experience and Archival Reusability in PersonalizedSearch Based on Modified Spider Graph 721

Dhruba J. Baishya

Probe-It! Visualization Support for Provenance 732Nicholas Del Rio and Paulo Pinheiro da Silva

Portable Projection-Based AR System 742Jihyun Oh, Byung-Kuk Seo, Moon-Hyun Lee, Hanhoon Park, andJong-Il Park

Adaptive Chrominance Correction for a Projector Considering Imageand Screen Color 751

Sun Hee Park, Sejung Yang, and Byung- Uk Lee

Easying MR Development with Eclipse and InTml 760Pablo Figueroa and Camilo Florez

Table of Contents - Part 11

Unsupervised Intrusion Detection Using Color Images 770Grant Cermak and Karl Keyzer

Pose Sampling for EfHcient Model-Based Recognition 781Clark F. Olson

Video Segmentation for Markerless Motion Capture in UnconstrainedEnvironments 791

Martin Cöte, Pierre Payeur, and Gilles Coraeau

Hardware-Accelerated Volume Rendering for Real-Time Medical DataVisualization 801

Rui Shen and Pierre Boulanger

Fuzzy Morphology for Edge Detection and Segmentation 811Atif Bin Mansoor, Ajmal S. Mian, Adil Khan, and Shoab A. Khan

Author Index 823

Table of Contents - Part I

Motion and Tracking I

Real-Time 3D Face Tracking with Mutual Information and ActiveContours 1

Giorgio Panin and Alois Knoll

Robust Infants Face Tracking Using Active Appearance Models: AMixed-State CONDENSATION Approach 13

Luigi Bagnato, Matteo Sorci, Gianluca Antonini, Giuseppe Baruffa,Andrea Maier, Peter Leathwood, and Jean-Philippe Thiran

Gradient-Based Hand Tracking Using Silhouette Data 24Paris Kaimakis and Joan Lasenby

Using Gaussian Processes for Human Tracking and ActionClassification 36

Leonid Raskin, Ehud Rivlin, and Michael Rudzsky

Superpixel Analysis for Object Detection and Tracking with Applicationto UAV Imagery 46

Christopher Rasmussen

Computer Graphics I

Nonuniform Segment-Based Compression of Motion Capture Data 56Yi Lin and Michael D. McCool

Image-Space Collision Detection Through Alternate Surface Peeling . . . . 66Han- Young Jang, TaekSang Jeong, and JungHyun Han

Robust Classification of Strokes with SVM and Grouping 76Gabriele Nataneli and Petros Faloutsos

Locally Adjustable Interpolation for Meshes of Arbitrary Topology 88Shuhua Lai, Fuhua (Frank) Cheng, and Fengtao Fan

A GPU-Based Algorithm for Building Stochastic Clustered-DotScreens 98

Meng Qi, Chenglei Yang, Changhe Tu, Xiangxu Meng, andYuqing Sun

Optimized HLOD Refinement Driven by Hardware Occlusion Queries... 106Jean Pierre Charalambos, Jifi Bittner, Michael Wimmer, andEduardo Romero

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Virtual Reality I

Autopolis: Allowing User Influence in the Automatic Creation ofRealistic Cities 118

Soon Tee Teoh

Simulation of Flexible Tubes in VR 130Florian Mannuß, Andre Hinkenjann, Gernot Göbbels, andMartin Gabel

Blur in Human Vision and Increased Visual Realism in VirtualEnvironments 137

Michael S. Bittermann, I. Sevil Sariyildiz, and Ozer Cificioglu

Embedded Multigrid Approach for Real-Time VolumetrieDeformation 149

Guillaume Saupin, Christian Duriez, and Laurent Grisoni

A Novel Optical Tracking Algorithm for Point-Based ProjectiveInvariant Marker Patterns 160

Manuel Loaiza, Alberto Raposo, and Marcelo Gattass

ST5: Medical Data Analysis

Automatic Subcortical Structure Segmentation Using ProbabilisticAtlas 170

Jundong Liu, David Chelberg, Charles Smith, and Hima Chebrolu

Integrative Geometric-Hashing Approaches to Binding Site Modelingand Ligand-Protein Interaction Prediction 179

Joanna Lipinski-Kruszka and Rahul Singh

4D Ventricular Segmentation and Wall Motion Estimation UsingEfficient Discrete Optimization 189

Ahmed Besbes, Nikos Komodakis, Ben Glocker,Georgios Tziritas, and Nikos Paragios

Teniae Coli Detection from Colon Surface: Extraction of AnatomicalMarkers for Virtual Colonoscopy 199

Julien Lamy and Ronald M. Summers

A Quantitative Object-Level Metric for Segmentation Performance andIts Application to Cell Nuclei 208

Laura E. Boucheron, Neal R. Harvey, and B.S. Manjunath

A Convex Semi-definite Positive Framework for DTI Estimation andRegularization 220

Radhouene Neji, Noura Azzabou, Nikos Paragios, and Gilles Fleury

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Robust Self-calibration from Single Image Using RANSAC 230Qi Wu, Te-Chin Shao, and Tsuhan Chen

Contour Matching in Omnidirectional Images 238Yongho Hwang, Jaeman Lee, and Hyunki Hong

A Progressive Edge-Based Stereo Correspondence Method 248Xiaoyuan Su and Taghi M. Khoshgoftaar

Creating Stereoscopic (3D) Video from a 2D Monocular VideoStream 258

Xiaokun Li, Roger Xu, Jin Zhou, and Baoxin Li

3D Shape Recovery by the Use of Single Image Plus Simple PatternIllumination 268

Zhan Song and Ronald Chung

Reliable Depth Map Regeneration Via a Novel Omnidirectional StereoSensor 278

Lei He, Chuanjiang Luo, Yanfeng Geng, Feng Zhu, andYingming Hao

Visualization I

An Anti-aliasing Technique for Voxel-Based Massive ModelVisualization Strategies 288

Gustavo N. Wagner, Alberto Raposo, and Marcelo Gattass

Photo-Realistic Depth-of-Field Effects Synthesis Based on Real CameraParameters 298

Huei- Yung Lin and Kai-Da Gu

Anisotropie Potential Field Maximization Model for Subjective Contourfrom Line Figure 310

Osamu Hirose and Tomoharu Nagao

Surface Reconstruction from Constructive Solid Geometry forInteractive Visualization 321

Doug Baldwin

Interactive Glyph Placement for Tensor Fields 331Mario Hlawitschka, Gerik Scheuermann, and Bernd Hamann

Tensor Lines in Tensor Fields of Arbitrary Order 341Mario Hlawitschka, Gerik Scheuermann, Alfred Anwander,Thomas Knösche, Marc Tütgemeyer, and Bernd Hamann

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Computer Vision Applications

Image Compression Using Data-Dependent Triangulations 351Burkhard Lehner, Georg Umlauf, and Bernd Hamann

Unsynchronized 4D Barcodes: Coding and Decoding Time-Multiplexed2D Colorcodes 363

Tobias Langlotz and Oliver Bimber

A Control Architecture for Long-Term Autonomy of RoboticAssistants 375

Christopher King, Xavier Palathingal, Monica Nicolescu, andMircea Nicolescu

Classification of Structural Cartographic Objects Using Edge-BasedFeatures 385

Güray Erus and Nicolas Lomenie

Determining Atmospheric Dust Concentrations During Strong FlowPerturbations Using a Digital-Optical Technique 393

J. McAlpine, D. Koracin, K. Veropoulos, D. Boyle,E. McDonald, and G. Lamorey

Visual Print Quality Evaluation Using Computational Features 403Tuomas Eerola, Joni-Kristian Kamarainen, Lasse Lensu, andHeikki Kälviäinen

ST4: Algorithms for the Understanding of Dynamicsin Complex and Cluttered Scenes

Follow the Beat? Understanding Conducting Gestures from Video 414Andrea Salgian, Micheal Pfirrmann, and Teresa M. Nakra

A Quantitative Comparison of Two New Motion EstimationAlgorithms 424

B. Zhan, P. Remagnino, S.A. Velastin, N. Monekosso, and L.-Q. Xu

A Binary Decision Tree Based Real-Time Emotion Detection System . . . 432Adam Livingston, Ming-Jung Seow, and Vijayan K. Asari

Building Petri Nets from Video Event Ontologies 442Gal Lavee, Artyom Borzin, Ehud Rivlin, and Michael Rudzsky

Feature-Adaptive Motion Energy Analysis for Facial ExpressionRecognition 452

Sungkyu Noh, Hanhoon Park, Yoonjong Jin, and Jong-Il Park

Boosting with Temporal Consistent Learners: An Application toHuman Activity Recognition 464

Pedro Canotilho Ribeiro, Plinio Moreno, and Jose Santos- Victor

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Face Reconstruction and Processing

Automated Scene-Specific Selection of Feature Detectors for 3D FaceReconstruction 476

Yi Yao, Sreenivas Sukumar, Besma Abidi, David Page,Andreas Koschan, and Mongi Abidi

A Dynamic Component Deforming Model for Face ShapeReconstruction 488

Xun Gong and Guoyin Wang

Facial Feature Detection Under Various Illuminations 498Jingying Chen and Bernard Tiddeman

Comparing a Transferable Belief Model Capable of Recognizing FacialExpressions with the Latest Human Data 509

Zakia Hammal, Martin Arguin, and Frederic Gosselin

3D Face Scann ing Sys tems Based on Invisible Infrared C o d e d Light . . . . 521Daniel Modrow, Claudio Laloni, Guenter Doemens, andGerhard Rigoll

A New Statistical Model Combining Shape and Spherical HarmonicsIllumination for Face Reconstruction 531

Abdelrehim Ahmed and Aly Farag

Visualization II

SketchSurfaces: Sketch-Line Initialized Deformable Surfacesfor Efficient and Controllable Interactive 3D Medical ImageSegmentation 542

Meisam Aliroteh and Tim Mclnerney

Visualization of Resource Allocation in Large-Scale Mobile Ad HocNetworks 554

Alex Fridman, Dan Hennessey, David Breen, Steven Weber, andMoshe Kam

A Scalable Aural-Visual Environment for Security Event Monitoring,Analysis, and Response 564

Paul Z. Kolano

Complexity Analysis for Information Visualization Design andEvaluation 576

Ying Zhu, Xiaoyuan Suo, and G. Scott Owen

A GPU Framework for the Visualization and On-the-Fly Amplificationof Real Terrains 586

Yacine Amara, Sylvain Meunier, and Xavier Marsault

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Iterative Methods for Visualization of Implicit Surfaces on GPU 598Rodrigo de Toledo, Bruno Levy, and Jean-Claude Paul

ST2: Object Recognition

Fast Codebook Generation by Sequential Data Analysis for ObjectClassification 610

Alexandra Teynor and Hans Burkhardt

Iris Recognition: An Entropy-Based Coding Strategy Robust to NoisyImaging Environments 621

Hugo Proenca and Luis A. Alexandre

Radial Edge Configuration for Semi-local Image StructureDescription 633

Lech Szumilas, Horst Wildenauer, Allan Hanbury, and Rene Donner

Learning 3D Object Recognition from an Unlabelled and UnorderedTraining Set 644

Raimund Leitner

Is Pinocchio's Nose Long or His Head Small? Learning Shape Distancesfor Classification 652

Daniel GUI, Ya'acov Ritov, and Gideon Dror

Probabilistic Combination of Visual Cues for Object Classification 662Roman Filipovych and Eraldo Ribeiro


Hill Climbing Algorithm for Random Sample Consensus Methods 672Timo Pylvänäinen and Lixin Fan

FPGA Implementation of a Feature Detection and Tracking Algorithmfor Real-time Applications 682

Beau Tippetts, Spencer Fowers, Kirt Lillywhite, Dah-Jye Lee, andJames Archibald

Utilizing Semantic Interpretation of Junctions for 3D-2D PoseEstimation 692

Florian Pilz, Yan Shi, Daniel Grest, Nicolas Pugeault,Sinan Kalkan, and Norbert Krüger

Shape from Texture of Developable Surfaces Via Fourier Analysis 702Fabio Galasso and Joan Lasenby

Virtual Reality II

Skeleton-Based Data Compression for Multi-camera Tele-ImmersionSystem 714

Jyh-Ming Lien, Gregorij Kurillo, and Ruzena Bajcsy

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A CUDA-Supported Approach to Remote Rendering 724Stefan Lietsch and Oliver Marquardt

D y n a m i c B a l a n c e C o n t r o l Fol lowing D i s t u r b a n c e of V i r t u a l H u m a n s . . . . 734Cyrille Collette, Alain Micaelli, Pierre Lemerle, and Claude Andriot

Haptic Exploration of Mathematical Knots 745Hui Zhang, Sidharth Thakur, and Andrew J. Hanson

Fitting the World to the Mind: Transforming Images to MimicPerceptual Adaptation 757

Michael A. Webster, Kyle McDermott, and George Bebis

Computer Graphics II

Wavelet-Based Stratified Irradiance Caching for Efficient IndirectIllumination 769

Matt Berger and Lijun Yin

Efficient and Realistic Cumulus Cloud Simulation Based on SimilarityApproach 781

Be Wang, Jingliang Peng, Youngmin Kwak, and C.-C. Jay Kuo

Six Degrees of Freedom Incremental Occlusion Horizon Culling Methodfor Urban Environments 792

Gurkan Koldas, Veysi Isler, and Rynson W.H. Lau

A Framework for Exploring High-Dimensional Geometry 804Sidharth Thakur and Andrew J. Hanson

Direct Extraction of Normal Mapped Meshes from Volume Data 816Mark Barry and Zoe Wood

Author Index 827