Improving Communication Using 3D Animation

  • Laurent Ruhlmann
  • Benoit Ozell
  • Michel Gagnon
  • Steve Bourgoin
  • Eric Charton
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 6279)


This paper presents a high level view of a project which aims at improving the communication between people who do not share the same language by using a 3D animation upper layer to lift the inherent limitations of written text. We will produce animation using the Collada file format, a standard based on the XML format. This project (GITAN ) has started in January 2010, and we expect to have the first results by the end of 2010. A limited set of sentences will validate the global process and help us refine the tools developed in the pipeline.


Improve Communication Name Entity Walk Cycle Graphic Engine Language Engine 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Laurent Ruhlmann
    • 1
  • Benoit Ozell
    • 1
  • Michel Gagnon
    • 1
  • Steve Bourgoin
    • 1
  • Eric Charton
    • 1
  1. 1.Ecole Polytechnique de MontréalMontréalCanada

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