ISVC 2008, December 1-3                                       Las Vegas, Nevada

 



Steering Committee:

       Bebis George, University of Nevada, Reno, USA
       Boyle Richard, NASA Ames Research Center, USA
       Koracin Darko, Desert Research Institute, USA
       Parvin Bharam, Lawerence Berkeley National Lab, USA



(Area 1) Computer Vision Chairs:

       Remagnino Paolo, Kingston University, UK
       Porikli Fatih, Mitsubishi Electric Research Labs, USA



(Area 2) Computer Graphics Chairs:

       Peters Jorg, University of Florida, USA
       Klosowski James, IBM, USA



(Area 3) Virtual Reality Chairs:

       Arns Laura, Purdue University, USA
       Yu Ka Chun, Denver Museum of Nature and Science, USA



(Area 4) Visualization Chairs:

       Rhyne Theresa-Marie, North Carolina State University, USA
       Monroe Laura, Los Alamos National Labs, USA


Publicity Chair:

       Li Wenjing, STI Medical Systems, USA


Local Arrangements Chair:

       Veropoulos Kostas, Desert Research Institute, USA

 

Publications Chair:

       Wang Junxian, Microsoft, USA

 


International Program Committee:

       (Area 1) Computer Vision,

       Abidi Besma, University of Tennessee, USA
       Aggarwal J. K., University of Texas, Austin, USA
       Agouris Peggy, George Mason University, USA
       Anagnostopoulos George, Florida Institute of Technology, USA
       Argyros Antonis, University of Crete , Greece
       Asari Vijayan, Old Dominion University, USA
       Basu Anup, University of Alberta, Canada
       Bebis George, University of Nevada at Reno, USA
       Belyaev Alexander, Max-Planck-Institut fuer Informatik, Germany
       Bhatia Sanjiv, University of Missouri-St. Louis, USA
       Bioucas Jose, Instituto Superior Técnico, Lisbon, Portugal
       Birchfield Stan, Clemson University, USA
       Goh Wooi-Boon, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
       Bourbakis Nikolaos, Wrght State University, USA
       Brimkov Valentin, State University of New York, USA
       Cavallaro Andrea, Queen Mary, University of London, UK
       Chellappa Rama, University of Maryland, USA
       Cheng Hui, Sarnoff Corporation, USA
       Chung, Chi-Kit Ronald, The Chinese Univ. of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
       Darbon Jerome, UCLA, USA
       Davis James, Ohio State University, USA
       Debrunner Christian, Colorado School of Mines, USA
       Duan Ye, University of Missouri-Columbia, USA
       El-Gammal Ahmed, University of New Jersey, USA
       Eng How Lung, Institute for Infocomm Research, Singapore
       Erol Ali, Ocali Information Technology, Turkey
       Fan Guoliang, Oklahoma State University, USA
       Ferri Francesc,  Universitat de València, Spain
       Fisher Robert,  Univ. of Edinburgh, UK
       Foresti GianLuca, University of Udine, Italy
       Gandhi Tarak, University of California at San Diego, USA
       Georgescu Bogdan, Siemens, USA
       Gleason, Shaun, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, USA
       Guerra-Filho Gutemberg, University of Texas Arlington, USA
       Guevara, Angel Miguel, University of Porto, Portugal
       Guerra-Filho Gutemberg, University of Texas Arlington, USA
       Hammoud Riad, Delphi Corporation, USA
       Harville Michael, Hewlett Packard Labs, USA
       He Xiangjian, University of Technology, Australia
        Heikkilä Janne, University of Oulu, Filand
       Heyden Anders, Malmo University, Sweden
       Hou Zujun, Institute for Infocomm Research, Singapore
       Kamberov George, Stevens Institute of Technology, USA
       Kamberova Gerda, Hofstra University, USA
       Kakadiaris Ioannis, University of Houston, USA
       Kettebekov Sanzhar, Keane inc., USA
       Kimia Benjamin, Brown University, USA
       Kisacanin Branislav, Texas Instruments, USA
       Klette Reinhard, Auckland University, New Zeland
       Kollias Stefanos, National Technical University of Athens, Greece
       Komodakis Nikos, Ecole Centrale de Paris, France
       Kuno Yoshinori, Saitama University, Japan
       Lee D. J., Brigham Young University, USA
       Lee Seong-Whan, Korea University, Korea
       Leung Valerie, Kingston University, UK
       Li Wenjing, STI Medical Systems, USA
       Liu Jianzhuang, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
       Little Jim, University of British Columbia, Canada
       Ma Yunqian, Honyewell Labs, USA
       Maeder Anthony, CSIRO ICT Centre, Australia
       Maltoni Davide, University of Bologna, Italy
       Maybank Steve, Birkbeck College, UK
       McGraw Tim, West Virginia University, USA
       Medioni Gerard, University of Southern California, USA
       Metaxas Dimitris, Rutgers University, USA
       Miller Ron, Ford Motor Company, USA
       Mirmehdi Majid, Bristol University, UK
       Monekosso Dorothy, Kingston University, UK
       Mueller Klaus, SUNY Stony Brook, USA
       Mulligan Jeff, NASA Ames Research Center, USA
       Nachtegael Mike, Ghent University, Belgium
       Nait-Charif Hammadi, Bournemouth University, UK
       Nefian Ara, Nokia, USA
       Nicolescu Mircea, University of Nevada, Reno, USA
       Nixon Mark, University of Southampton, UK
       Nolle Lars, The Nottingham Trent University, UK
       Ntalianis Klimis, National Technical University of Athens, Greece
       Pantic Maja, Imperial College, UK
       Papadourakis George, Technological Education Institute, Greece
       Papanikolopoulos Nikolaos, University of Minnesota, USA
       Parvin Bharam, Lawerence Berkeley National Lab, USA
       Pati Peeta Basa, First Indian Corp., India
       Patras Ioannis, Queen Mary University, London, UK
       Petrakis Euripides, Technical University of Crete, Greece
       Peyronnet Sylvain, LRDE/EPITA, France
       Piccardi Massimo, University of Technology, Australia
       Pietikäinen Matti, LRDE/University of Oulu, Filand
       Pitas Ioannis, University of Thessaloniki, Greece
       Prabhakar Salil, DigitalPersona Inc., USA
       Prati Andrea, University of Modena, Italy
       Qian Gang, Arizona State University, USA
       Raftopoulos Kostas, National Technical University of Athens, Greece
       Reed Michael, Columbia University, USA
       Regazzoni Carlo,  University of Genoa, Italy
       Ribeiro Eraldo, Florida Institute of Technology, USA
       Robles-Kelly Antonio, National ICT Australia (NICTA), Australia
       Ross Arun, West Virginia University, USA
       Samal Ashok, University of Nebraska, USA
       Schaefer Gerald, Aston University, UK
       Shi Pengcheng, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Hong Kong
       Salgian Andrea, The College of New Jersey, USA
       Samir Tamer, Ingersoll Rand Security Technologies, USA
       Sarkar Sudeep, University of South Florida, USA
       Sarti Augusto, DEI . Politecnico di Milano, Italy
       Scalzo Fabien, University of Rochester, USA
       Shah Mubarak, University of Central Florida, USA
       Singh Rahul, San Francisco State University, USA
       Skurikhin Alexei, Los Alamos National Laboratory, USA
       Su Chung-Yen,  National Taiwan Normal University, Taiwan
       Sugihara Kokichi, University of Tokio, Japan
       Sun Zehang, eTreppid Technologies, USA
       Tan Kar Han,  Hewlett Packard, USA
       Tan Tieniu,  Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
       Tavares, Joao,  Universidade do Porto, Portugal
       Teoh Eam Khwang, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
       Thiran Jean-Philippe, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne (EPFL), Switzerland
       Trucco Emanuele, University of Dundee, UK
       Tsechpenakis Gabriel, University of Miami, USA
       Tubaro Stefano, DEI . Politecnico di Milano, Italy
       Uhl Andreas, Salzburg University, Austria
       Velastin Sergio, Kingston University London, UK
       Veropoulos Kostas, Desert Research Institute, USA
       Verri Alessandro, Universita' di Genova, Italy
       Wang Song, University of South Carolina, USA
       Wang Junxian, Microsoft, USA
       Wang Yunhong, Beihang University, China
       Webster Michael, University of Nevada, Reno, USA
       Wolff Larry, Equinox Corporation, USA
       Wong Kenneth, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
       Xiang Tao, Queen Mary, University of London, UK
       Xu Meihe, University of California at Los Angeles, USA
       Yeasin Mohammed, Memphis University, USA
       Yi Lijun, SUNY at Binghampton, USA
       Yu Ting, GE Global Research, USA
       Yuan Chunrong, University of Tuebingen, Germany
       Zhang Yan, Delphi Corporation, USA
       Zhang Yongmian, eTreppid Technologies, USA


       (Area 2) Computer Graphics,

       Abram Greg,  IBM TJ Watson Reseach Center, USA
       Andres Eric,  Laboratory XLIM-SIC, University of Poitiers, France
       Baciu George, Hong Kong PolyU, Hong Kong
       Barneva Reneta, State University of New York, USA
       Bartoli Vilanova Anna, Eindhoven University of Technology, Netherlands
       Belyaev Alexander, Max-Planck-Institut fuer Informatik, Germany
       Benes Bedrich, Purdue University, USA
       Bilalis Nicholas, Technical University of Crete, Greece
       Bohez Erik, Asian Inst of Tech, Thailand
       Bouatouch Kadi, University of Rennes I, IRISA, France
       Brimkov Valentin, State University of New York, USA
       Brown Ross, Queensland University of Technology, Australia
       Callahan Steven, University of Utah, USA
       Chen Min, University of Wales Swansea, UK
       Cheng Irene, University of Alberta, Canada
       Chiang Yi-Jen, Polytechnic University, USA
       Choi Min, University of Colorado at Denver, USA
       Comba Joao,  Univ. Fed. do Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
       Coming Daniel, Desert Research Institute, USA
       Cremer Jim, University of Iowa, USA
       Crosa Pere Brunet, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Spain
       Debled-Rennesson Isabelle, University of Nancy I, France
       Damiand Guillaume, SIC Laboratory, France
       Deng Zhigang, University of Houston, USA
       Dingliana John, Trinity College, Ireland
       El-Sana Jihad, Ben Gurion University of The Negev, Israel
       Entezari Alireza, University of Florida, USA
       Fiorio Christophe, LIRMM, France
       Floriani Leila De, University of Maryland, USA
       Gaither Kelly, University of Texas at Austin, USA
       Geiger Christian, Duesseldorf University of Applied Sciences, Germany
       Gotz David, IBM, USA
       Gu David, State University of New York at Stony Brook, USA
       Guerra-Filho Gutemberg, University of Texas Arlington, USA
       Hadwiger Helmut Markus, VRVis Research Center, Austria
       Haller Michael, Upper Austria University of Applied Sciences, Austria
       Hamza-Lup Felix, Armstrong Atlantic State University, USA
       Han JungHyun, Korea University, Korea
       Hao Xuejun, Columbia University and NYSPI, USA
       Hernandez Jose Tiberio, Universidad de los Andes, Colombia
       Hinkenjann Andre, Bonn-Rhein-Sieg University of Applied Sciences, Germany
       Huang Zhiyong, Institute for Infocomm Research, Singapore
       Ju Tao, Washington University, USA
       Julier Simon J., University College London, UK
       Kakadiaris Ioannis, University of Houston, USA
       Kamberov George, Stevens Institute of Technology, USA
       Kim Young, Ewha Womans University, Korea
       Kobbelt Leif, RWTH Aachen, Germany
       Lai Shuhua, Virginia State University, USA
       Lakshmanan Geetika,  IBM TJ Watson Reseach Center, USA
       Lee Chang Ha, Chung-Ang University, Korea
       Lee Seungyong, Pohang Univ. of Sci. & Tech. (POSTECH), Korea
       Lee Tong-Yee, National Cheng-Kung University, Taiwan
       Levine Martin, McGill University, Canada
       Lindstrom Peter,  Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, USA
       Linsen Lars, Jacobs University, Germany
       Liu Zicheng, Microsoft, USA
       Lok Benjamin, University of Florida, USA
       Loviscach Jorn, University of Applied Sciences, Bremen, Germany
       Martin Ralph, Cardiff University, UK
       McGraw Tim, West Virginia University, USA
       Meenakshisundaram Gopi, University of California-Irvine, USA
       Mendoza Cesar, NaturalMotion Ltd., USA
       Metaxas Dimitris, Rutgers University, USA
       Moorhead Robert, Mississippi State University, USA
       Myles Ashish, University of Florida, USA
       Nait-Charif Hammadi, University of Dundee, Scotland
       Noma Tsukasa, Kyushu Institute of Technology, Japan
       Oliveira Manuel M., Univ. Fed. do Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
       Pajarola Renato, University of Zurich, Switzerland
       Palanque Philippe, University of Paul Sabatier, France
       Pascucci Valerio, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, USA
       Pattanaik Sumanta, University of Central Florida, USA
       Qin Hong, State University of New York at Stony Brook, USA
       Reed Michael, Columbia University, USA
       Reif Ulrich, Darmstadt University of Technology, Germany
       Renner Gabor, Computer and Automation Research Institute, Hungary
       Sapidis Nickolas, University of the Aegean, Greece
       Sarfraz Muhammad, Kuwait University, Kuwait
       Schaefer Scott, Texas A&M University, USA
       Sequin Carlo, University of California-Berkeley, USA
       Shamir Arik, The Interdisciplinary Center, Herzliya, Israel
       Silva Claudio, University of Utah, USA
       Snoeyink Jack, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
       Sourin Alexei, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
       Tan Kar Han,  Hewlett Packard, USA
       Teschner Matthias, University of Freiburg, Germany
       Umlauf Georg, University of Kaiserslautern, Germany
       Vinacua Alvar, Universitat Politcnica de Catalunya, Spain
       Wald Ingo, University of Utah, USA
       Wylie Brian, Sandia National Laboratory, USA
       Ye Duan, University of Missouri-Columbia, USA
       Yi Beifang, Salem State College, USA
       Yin Lijun, Binghamton University, USA
       Yoo Terry, National Institutes of Health, USA
       Yuan Xiaoru, Peking University, China
       Zhang Eugene, Oregon State University, USA


       (Area 3) Virtual Reality,

       Alcañiz Mariano, Technical University of Valencia, Spain
       Behringer Reinhold, Leeds Metropolitan University UK
       Benes Bedrich, Purdue University, USA
       Bilalis Nicholas, Technical University of Crete, Greece
       Blach Roland, Fraunhofer Institute for Industrial Engineering, Germany
       Blom Kristopher, University of Hamburg, Germany
       Boyle Richard, NASA Ames Research Center, USA
       Brady Rachael, Duke University, USA
       Brega Jos Remo Ferreira, Universidade Estadual Paulista, Brazil
       Brown Ross, Queensland University of Technology, Australia
       Chen Jian, Brown University, USA
       Cheng Irene, University of Alberta, Canada
       Coming Daniel, Desert Research Institute, USA
       Coquillart Sabine, INRIA, France
       Craig Alan, NCSA University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA
       Crawfis Roger, Ohio State University, USA
       Cremer Jim, University of Iowa, USA
       Crosa Pere Brunet, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Spain
       Encarnacao L. Miguel, Imedia Labs, USA
       Dachselt Raimund, Otto-von-Guericke-Universitat Magdeburg, Germany
       Figueroa Pablo, Universidad de los Andes, Colombia
       Friedman Doron, IDC, Israel
       Geiger Christian, Duesseldorf University of Applied Sciences, Germany
       Gregory Michelle, Pacific Northwest National Lab, USA
       Gupta Satyandra K., University of Maryland, USA
       Haller Michael, FH Hagenberg, Austria
       Hamza-Lup Felix, Armstrong Atlantic State University, USA
       Harders Matthias, ETH Zuerich, Switzerland
       Hinkenjann Andre, Bonn-Rhein-Sieg University of Applied Sciences, Germany
       Hollerer Tobias, University of California at Santa Barbara, USA
       Julier Simon J., University College London, UK
       Klinger Evelyne,  Arts et Metiers ParisTech, France
       Klinker Gudrun,  Technische Universität München, Germany
       Klosowski James, IBM T.J. Watson Research Center, USA
       Kuhlen Torsten, RWTH Aachen University, Germany
       Liere Robert van, CWI, The Netherlands
       Lindt Irma, Fraunhofer FIT, Germany
       Lok Benjamin, University of Florida, USA
       Luo Gang, Harvard Medical School, USA
       Malzbender Tom, Hewlett Packard Labs, USA
       Molineros Jose, Teledyne Scientific and Imaging, USA
       Moorhead Robert, Mississippi State University, USA
       Muller Stefan, University of Koblenz, Germany
       Paelke Volker, Leibniz Universität Hannover, Germany
       Papka Michael, Argonne National Laboratory, USA
       Peli Eli, Harvard University, USA
       Pugmire Dave, Los Alamos National Lab, USA
       Qian Gang, Arizona State University, USA
       Raffin Bruno, Inria, France
       Reiners Dirk, University of Louisiana, USA
       Richir Simon, Arts et Metiers ParisTech, France
       Rodello Ildeberto, UNIVEM, PPGCC, Brazil
       Rolland Jannick, University of Central Florida, USA
       Santhanam Anand, MD Anderson Cancer Center Orlando, USA
       Sapidis Nickolas, University of the Aegean, Greece
       Schmalstieg Dieter, Graz University of Technology, Austria
       Slavik Pavel, Czech Technical University in Prague, Czech Republic
       Sourin Alexei, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
       Srikanth Manohar, Indian Institute of Science, India
       Stefani Oliver, COAT-Basel, Switzerland
       Varsamidis Thomas, Bangor University, UK
       Wald Ingo, University of Utah, USA
       Yuan Chunrong, University of Tuebingen, Germany
       Zachmann Gabriel, Clausthal University, Germany
       Zara Jiri, Czech Technical University in Prague, Czech
       Zyda Michael, University of Southern California, USA


       (Area 4) Visualization,

       Andrienko Gennady, Fraunhofer Institut, Germany
       Apperley Mark, University of Waikato, New Zealand
       Avila Lisa, Kitware, USA
       Balázs Csébfalvi, Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Hungary
       Bartoli Anna Vilanova, Eindhoven University of Technology, Netherlands
       Brady Rachael, Duke University, USA
       Brandes Ulrik, Konstanz University, Germany
       Benes Bedrich, Purdue University, USA
       Bertino Elisa, Purdue University, USA
       Bilalis Nicholas, Technical University of Crete, Greece
       Bonneau Georges-Pierre, Grenoble Universits , France
       Brodlie Ken, University of Leeds, UK
       Brown Ross, Queensland University of Technology, Australia
       Callahan Steven, University of Utah, USA
       Chen Jian, Brown University, USA
       Chen Min, University of Wales Swansea, UK
       Cheng Irene, University of Alberta, Canada
       Chiang Yi-Jen, Polytechnic University, USA
       Crosa Pere Brunet, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Spain
       Doleisch Helmut, VRVis Research Center, Austria
       Duan Ye, University of Missouri-Columbia, USA
       Dwyer Tim, Monash University, Australia
       Ebert David, Purdue University, USA
       Encarnasao James Miguel, Imedia Labs, USA
       Entezari Alireza, University of Florida, USA
       Ertl Thomas, University of Stuttgart, Germany
       Floriani Leila De, University of Maryland, USA
       Fujishiro Issei, Tohoku University, Japan
       Geiger Christian, Duesseldorf University of Applied Sciences, Germany
       Gotz David, IBM, USA
       Grinstein Georges, University of Massachusetts Lowell, USA
       Goebel Randy, University of Alberta, Canada
       Gregory Michelle, Pacific Northwest National Lab, USA
       Hadwiger Helmut Markus, VRVis Research Center, Austria
       Hagen Hans, Technical University of Kaiserslautern, Germany
       Ham van Frank, IBM, USA
       Hamza-Lup Felix, Armstrong Atlantic State University, USA
       Heer Jeffrey, Armstrong University of California at Berkeley, USA
       Hege Hans-Christian, Zuse Institute Berlin, Germany
       Hochheiser Harry, Towson State University, USA
       Hollerer Tobias, University of California at Santa Barbara, USA
       Hotz Ingrid, Zuse Institute Berlin, Germany
       Julier Simon J., University College London, UK
       Kao David J., NASA Ames, USA
       Kohlhammer Jörn , Fraunhofer Institut, Germany
       Koracin Darko, Desert Research Institute, USA
       Kosara Robert,  University of North Carolina at Charlotte, USA
       Laidlaw David,  Brown University, USA
       Laramee Robert,  Swansea University, UK
       Lee Chang Ha, Chung-Ang University, Korea
       Liere Robert van, CWI, The Netherlands
       Lim Ik Soo, Bangor University, UK
       Linsen Lars, Jacobs University, Germany
       Liu Zhanping, Kitware, Inc., USA
       Ma Kwan-Liu, University of California-Davis, USA
       Maeder Anthony, CSIRO ICT Centre, Australia
       Malpica Jose, Alcala University, Spain
       Masutani Yoshitaka, The University of Tokyo Hospital, Japan
       McGraw Tim, West Virginia University, USA
       Melançon Guy, CNRS UMR 5800 LaBRI and INRIA Bordeaux Sud-Ouest, France
       Miksch Silvia, Vienna University of Technology, Austria
       Mueller Klaus, SUNY Stony Brook, USA
       Museth Ken, Linkpings University, Sweden
       Paelke Volker, Leibniz Universität Hannover, Germany
       Papka Michael, Argonne National Laboratory, USA
       Pugmire Dave, Los Alamos National Lab, USA
       Rabin Robert, University of Wisconsin at Madison, USA
       Raffin Bruno, Inria, France
       Rolland Jannick, University of Central Florida, USA
       Santhanam Anand, MD Anderson Cancer Center Orlando, USA
       Scheuermann Gerik, University of Leipzig, Germany
       Shen Han-Wei, Ohio State University, USA
       Silva Claudio, University of Utah, USA
       Sips Mike, Stanford University, USA
       Slavik Pavel, Czech Technical University in Prague, Czech Republic
       Snoeyink Jack, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
       Sourin Alexei, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
       Theisel Holger, Bielefeld University, Germany
       Thiele Olaf, University of Mannheim, Germany
       Tory Melanie, University of Victoria, Canada
       Tricoche Xavier, Purdue University, USA
       Umlauf Georg, University of Kaiserslautern, Germany
       Viegas Fernanda, IBM, USA
       Viola Ivan, University of Bergen, Norway
       Wald Ingo, University of Utah, USA
       Wan Ming,  Boeing Phantom Works, USA
       Ward Matt,  Worcester Polytechnic Institute, USA
       Weinkauf Tino, ZIB Berlin, Germany
       Weiskopf Daniel, University of Stuttgart, Germany
       Wetering van de Huub, Technische Universiteit Eindhoven, The Netherlands
       Wijk van Jarke, Technische Universiteit Eindhoven, The Netherlands
       Wylie Brian, Sandia National Laboratory, USA
       Yeasin Mohammed, Memphis University, USA
       Yuan Xiaoru, Peking University, China
       Zachmann Gabriel, Clausthal University, Germany
       Zhang Eugene, Oregon State University, USA
       Zhukov Leonid, Caltech, USA

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