Computer Graphics & Visual Computing (CGVC) 2015

Wednesday, 16th September - Thursday, 17th September, 2015

University College London, United Kingdom


Wednesday, 16 September 2015

11.30-12.00: Registration

12.00-13.00: Keynote talk -- Stuart Adcock, Real-time Computer Graphics and Virtual Production

13.00-14.00: Lunch

14.00-15.25: Papers session 1 - Visualisation and Analytics

Session Chair: Daniel Archambault


Multivariate Hybrid Visualisation of Ornithological Sensor Data

Richard Roberts, Robert Laramee, Mark Jones


Explaining Neighborhood Preservation for Multidimensional Projections

Rafael Martins, Rosane Minghim, Alexandru Telea


Quasi-Hamming Distances: An Overarching Concept for Measuring Glyph Similarity

Philip Legg, Eamonn Maguire, Simon Walton, Min Chen


Revealing Cultural Collections Over Time

Florian Kräutli, Stephen Boyd Davis


Recent work on cell lineage visualisation

Hannes Pretorius

15.25-16.00: Coffee break

16.00-17.25: Papers session 2 - Computer Graphics Applications: From 2D to Simulation

Session Chair: Niels Thuerey


GKS-94 to SVG: Some Reflections on the Evolution of Standards for 2D Graphics

David Duce, F.R.A. Hopgood


Tiled Projection Onto Deforming Screens

Kim Hyosun, C. Schinko, S. Havemann, I. Redi, A. Redi, D.W. Fellner


Space Carving Voxel Models of Urban Aerial Laser Scan Data

Oliver Skidmore, Hamish Carr


Visualising Real Time Large Scale Micro-Simulation of Transport Networks

Peter Heywood, Paul Richmond, Steve Maddock


QCDVis: a tool for the visualization of Lattice Quantum Chromodynamics data

Dean Thomas, Rita Borgo, Simon Hands

18.30: Conference dinner

Thursday, 17 September 2015

09.30-10.40: Papers session 3 - Visualisation Techniques

Session Chair: David Duce


Visibility-Weighted Saliency for Volume Visualization

Shengzhou Luo, John Dingliana


Fiber Surfaces: Generalizing Isosurfaces to Bivariate Data

Hamish Carr, Geng Zhao, Julien Tierny, Amit Chattopadhyay, Aaron Knoll


Multi-Perspective Synopsis with Faceted Views of Varying Emphasis

Rooney Chris, Roger Beecham, Cagatay Turkay, Aidan Slingsby, Jason Dykes, Jo Wood


Natural Phenomena as Metaphors for Visualization of Trend Data in Interactive Software Maps

Hannes Wuerfel, Matthias Trapp, Daniel Limberger, Jürgen Döllner

10.40-11.00: Coffee break

11.00-12.10: Papers session 4 - Interaction Techniques and Applications

Session Chair: Tom Haines


Extending the Scaffold Hunter Visualization Toolkit with Interactive Heatmaps

Werner Sturm, Till Schäfer, Tobias Schreck, Andreas Holzinger, Torsten Ullrich


Some Thoughts on Visual Analytics in Teaching

David Duce


Using sketching to control heterogeneous groups

Thomas Allen, Sam Knight, Aleksandar Parvanov, Steve Maddock


User-defined gestures for Augmented Reality with Smart Phones

Francesca Madeddu, Daniel Archambault, Rita Borgo

12.10 - 12:30: Awards & Closing

12.30 - 13:30: EGUK Annual General Meeting