Visual Computing Research Away Day 2009


Date: 16th July 2009.

Venue: Oxwich Bay Hotel SA3 1LS.


9.15 - 9.35: Arrival tea & coffee

9.35 - 9.40: Openning (XX)

9.40 - 10.10: Daniel Weiskopf (Invited Keynote Speaker) - "Geo-Spatial Context-Aware Visualization"

10.10 - 11.10: Session I (4 talks, Chair: Ben Spencer)

  • Robert Laramee - "Image Space Visualization of Object Space Flow"
  • Ben Daubney - "Using Low-Level Motion for High-Level Vision"
  • Farhan Mohamed - "From Tabular Data to Metaphoric Landscape Visualization - A Template Based Approach"
  • Ravi Kammaje - "RBSP trees for ray tracing"

11.10 - 11.30: Tea & coffee

11.30 - 12.15: Session II (3 talks, Chair: Rita Borgo)

  • Mark Jones - "Posture State Graphs and Smooth Graphs for Biological Data"
  • Lyndsey Clarke - "Example-Based 3D Caricature Generation"
  • Zhenmin Peng - "Mesh Driven Vector Field Clustering and Visualization"

12.15 - 12.45: Group photo & walk on the beach

12.45 - 14.00: Lunch

14.00 - 15.15: Session III (5 talks, Chair: Ravi Kammaje)

  • Min Chen - "Visualizing Plume"
  • Heike Janicke - "Steady Visualization of Unsteady Data"
  • Tony McLoughlin
  • Matjaz Bone - "Automation of Data Visualisation using Ontology Mapping"
  • Zhao Geng - "Visualization of Document Triage Data"

15.15 - 15.35: Tea & coffee

15.35 - 16.35: Session IV (4 talks, Chair: Heike Janicke)

  • Rita Borgo - "Polytopes Space: Groups and Grammars for Generic Isosurface Extraction"
  • Ben Spencer - "Beauty in Chaos: A Look at Flame Fractals"
  • Ed Grundy - "Video Visualisation"
  • Xianghua Xie - "Segmentation, Detection & Tracking"

16.35 - 16.45: Closing remarks (MC)


Invited attendees:

  • Matthew Edmunds
  • Adrian Morris