Smart Graphics

9th International Symposium, SG 2008, Rennes, France, August 27-29, 2008. Proceedings

  • Editors
  • Andreas Butz
  • Brian Fisher
  • Antonio Krüger
  • Patrick Olivier
  • Marc Christie
Conference proceedings SG 2008

DOI: 10.1007/978-3-540-85412-8

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5166)

Table of contents (28 papers)

  1. Front Matter
  2. Sketching

    1. Using the CAT for 3D Sketching in Front of Large Displays
      Hongxin Zhang, Julien Hadim, Xavier Granier
      Pages 8-19
    2. MathPaper: Mathematical Sketching with Fluid Support for Interactive Computation
      Robert Zeleznik, Timothy Miller, Chuanjun Li, Joseph J. LaViola Jr.
      Pages 20-32
  3. Navigation and Selection

    1. Intelligent Mouse-Based Object Group Selection
      Hoda Dehmeshki, Wolfgang Stuerzlinger
      Pages 33-44
    2. Finger Walking in Place (FWIP): A Traveling Technique in Virtual Environments
      Ji-Sun Kim, Denis Gračanin, Krešimir Matković, Francis Quek
      Pages 58-69
  4. Studies and Evaluation

    1. An Empirical Study of Bringing Audience into the Movie
      Tao Lin, Akinobu Maejima, Shigeo Morishima
      Pages 70-81
    2. Evaluation of an Augmented Photograph-Based Pedestrian Navigation System
      Benjamin Walther-Franks, Rainer Malaka
      Pages 94-105
  5. Camera Planning

    1. Representative Views and Paths for Volume Models
      Pere-Pau Vázquez, Eva Monclús, Isabel Navazo
      Pages 106-117
    2. Real-Time Camera Planning for Navigation in Virtual Environments
      Tsai-Yen Li, Chung-Chiang Cheng
      Pages 118-129
    3. Virtual Camera Composition with Particle Swarm Optimization
      Paolo Burelli, Luca Di Gaspero, Andrea Ermetici, Roberto Ranon
      Pages 130-141
    4. Through-the-Lens Scene Design
      Ye Tao, Marc Christie, Xueqing Li
      Pages 142-153
  6. Visualisation

    1. Similarity-Based Exploded Views
      Marc Ruiz, Ivan Viola, Imma Boada, Stefan Bruckner, Miquel Feixas, Mateu Sbert
      Pages 154-165
    2. Hardware-Accelerated Illustrative Medical Surface Visualization with Extended Shading Maps
      Christian Tietjen, Roland Pfisterer, Alexandra Baer, Rocco Gasteiger, Bernhard Preim
      Pages 166-177
    3. Smart Lenses
      Conrad Thiede, Georg Fuchs, Heidrun Schumann
      Pages 178-189
    4. Overlapping Clustered Graphs: Co-authorship Networks Visualization
      Rodrigo Santamaría, Roberto Therón
      Pages 190-199
  7. Short Papers

    1. dream.Medusa: A Participatory Performance
      Robyn Taylor, Pierre Boulanger, Patrick Olivier
      Pages 200-206
    2. The Visual Expression Process: Bridging Vision and Data Visualization
      Jose Fernando Rodrigues Jr., Andre G. R. Balan, Agma J. M. Traina, Caetano Traina Jr.
      Pages 207-215

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 9th International Symposium on Smart Graphics, SG 2008, held in Rennes, France in August 2008.

The 17 revised full papers together with 9 short papers and 3 demonstrations presented were carefully reviewed and selected. The papers are organized in topical sections on sketching, navigation and selection, studies and evaluation, camera planning, as well as visualization.


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Bibliographic information

  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2008
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-85410-4
  • Online ISBN 978-3-540-85412-8
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349