Schedule

Wednesday, May 29 

Time

Session

8:30-10:00

Opening Remarks

Session 1: (HCI Track) Understanding Data, Chair: Leah Findlater

A Model of Navigation for Very Large Data Views (Best Student Paper - HCI) Michael Glueck, Tovi Grossman, Daniel Wigdor
FacetClouds: Exploring Tag Clouds for Multi-Dimensional Data Manuela Waldner, Johann Schrammel, Michael Klein, Katrin Kristiansdottir, Dominik Unger, Manfred Tscheligi
The Effects of Display Fidelity, Visual Complexity, and Task Scope on Spatial Understanding of 3D Graphs Felipe Bacim, Eric Ragan, Siroberto Scerbo, Mehdi Setareh, Brett Jones, Nicholas Polys
Evaluating the Readability of Extended Filter/Flow Graphs Florian Haag, Steffen Lohmann, Thomas Ertl

 

10:00-10:30

Break
10:30-12:00

Session 2: (Graphics Track) Image-based Rendering and Tracking, Chair: Usman Alim

Non-linear normalized entropy based exposure blending

Neil Bruce

Simulated Bidirectional Texture Functions with Silhouette Details

Mohamed Yengui, Pierre Poulin

Efficient Reconstruction, Decomposition and Editing for Spatially-Varying Reflectance Data

Yong Hu, Shang Wang, Yue Qi

Dynamics Based 3D Skeletal Hand Tracking

Stan Melax, Leo Keselman, Sterling Orsten

 

12:00-1:30

Lunch & steering committee meeting

1:30-3:00

Keynote: John Stasko,  The Value of Visualization for Exploring and Understanding Data

3:00-3:30

Break

3:30-5:00

Session 4: (HCI Track) Input 1: Pens and consistency,  Chair: Michael Glueck

Motion and Context Sensing Techniques for Pen Computing

Ken Hinckley,

Xiang 'Anthony' Chen, Hrvoje Benko

User Perceptions of Drawing Logic Diagrams with Pen-Centric User Interfaces

Bo Kang, Jared Bott, Joseph LaViola

Understanding the Consistency of Users´ Pen and Finger Stroke Gesture Articulation

Lisa Anthony, Radu-Daniel Vatavu, Jacob O. Wobbrock

Effects of Hand Drift while Typing on Touchscreens

Frank Chun Yat Li, Leah Findlater, Khai Truong

 

Thursday, May 30

Time

Session

8:30-10:00

Session 5: PhD Award Speakers,  Chair: Kellogg Booth 

Graphics: Alain Fournier Ph.D. Dissertation Annual Award Winner

Tyson Brochu

 

HCI: Bill Buxton Ph.D. Dissertation Award Winner

Uta Hinrichs

10:00-10:30

Break

10:30-12:00

Session 6: (Graphics Track), Modeling and Animation, Chair: Pierre Poulin

ACM: Atlas of Connectivity Maps for Semiregular Models (Best Student Paper, Graphics)

Ali Mahdavi-Amiri, Faramarz F. Samavati

Least-Squares Hermite Radial Basis Functions Implicits with Adaptive Sampling 

Harlen Batagelo, João Paulo Gois

Local Fairing with Local Inverse

Javad Sadeghi, Faramarz F. Samavati

Two-Level Target Control of Smoke Simulation

Jamie Madill, David Mould

12:00-1:30

Lunch

1:30-3:00

Session 7: (HCI Track) Health, Wellness, and Snippets, Chair: Kirstie Hawkey

Is Movement Better? Comparing Sedentary and Motion-Based Game Controls for Older Adults

Kathrin Gerling, Kristen Dergousoff, Regan Mandryk

Adaptive Difficulty in Exergames for Parkinson’s disease Patients

Jan Smeddinck, Sandra Siegel, Marc Herrlich 

Personal Informatics in Chronic Illness Management

Haley MacLeod, Anthony Tang, Sheelagh Carpendale

Improving Form-Based Data Entry with Image Snippets

Nicola Dell, Nathan Breit, Jacob Wobbrock, Gaetano Borriello

3:00-3:30

Break

3:30-5:00

Keynote (2013 CHCCS Achievement Award Winner): Sheelagh Carpendale, Information Visualization: Exploring New Options
   

 


Friday, May 31

Time

Session

8:30-10:00

Session 9: (Graphics Track) Rendering, Chair: Ian Stavness

A Micro 64-Tree Structure for Accelerating Ray Tracing on a GPU

Xin Liu, Jon Rokne

Partition of unity parametrics for texture synthesis

Jack Caron, David Mould

Structure and Aesthetics in Non-Photorealistic Images

Hua Li, David Mould, Jim Davies

Rendering in Shift-Invariant Spaces

Usman Alim

10:30-12:00

Poster Session

12:00-1:30

Lunch

1:30-3:00

Keynote: Gavin Miller, From research to products: Adobe’s Imagination Lab themes and projects

3:00-3:30

Break

3:30-5:00

Session 11: (HCI Track) Input 2: Haptic and Gestures, Chair: Lisa Anthony

Understanding Touch Selection Accuracy on Flat and Hemispherical Deformable Surfaces

Felipe Bacim, Mike Sinclair, Hrvoje Benko

It’s Alive! Exploring the Design Space of a Gesturing Phone

Jessica Q. Dawson, Oliver S. Schneider, Joel Ferstay, Dereck Toker, Juliette Link, Shathel Haddad, Karon Maclean

Haptic Target Acquisition to Enable Spatial Gestures in Nonvisual Displays

Alexander Fiannaca, Tony Morelli, Eelke Folmer

Extending the Vocabulary of Touch Events with ThumbRock

David Bonnet, Caroline Appert, Michel Beaudouin-Lafon

 

   

 

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