Wednesday, 8:00  10:00 A.M. 
KN 
Keynote Session: 

Keynote Address: Global TeleImmersion 

Speaker: Thomas A. DeFanti 


Wednesday, 10:15  12:15 P.M. 
2A 
Panel: "Terascale Visualization: Approaches, Pitfalls, and Issues"


Chairs: 
C. Hunter, R. Crawfis 

Panelists: 
M. Cox, R. Crawfis, B. Hamann, C. Hansen, M. Miller 


2B 
Papers: Volume Rendering I 
(1) 
A Comparison of Normal Estimation Schemes, 

T. Mšller, R. Machiraju,
K. Mueller, R. Yagel 

(2) 
Collision Detection for Volumetric Objects, 

T. He, A. Kaufman 

(3) 
The VSBUFFER: Visibility Ordering of Unstructured Volume Primitives by
Polygon Drawing, 

R. Westermann, T. Ert 

(4) 
Volume Rendering of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms, 

R.C. Tam, C.G. Healey, B.
Flak 


2C 
Cases: Flow Visualization 
(1) 
Vortex Identification  applications in aerodynamics, 

D. Kenwright, R.
Haimes 
(2) 
exVis 1.0: Developing a Wind Tunnel Data Visualization Tool, 

S.P. Uselton 
(3) 
Visualizing 3D Flow with Volume LIC: issues and insights, 

V. Interrante 
(4) 
Towards Efficient Visualization Support for Singleblock and Multiblock
Datasets, 

J.M. Favre 


Wednesday, 1:45  3:45 P.M. 
3A 
Papers: Vector Fields 
(1) 
Auralization of Streamline Vorticity in Computational Fluid Dynamics Data, 

C.R. Volpe, E.P. Glinert 
(2) 
Singularities in Nonuniform Tensor Fields, 

Y. Lavin, Y. Levy, L. Hesselink 
(3) 
Visualization of Higher Order Singularities in Vector Fields, 

G. Scheuermann, H. Hagen, H. Krueger, M. Menzel, A. Rockwood 
(4) 
Principal Stream Surface, 

W. Cai, P.A. Heng 


3B 
Papers: Terrain Visualization 
(1) 
ROAMing Terrain, 

M.A. Duchaineau, M. Wolinsky, D.E. Sigeti, M.C. Miller, C.
Aldrich, M. Mineev 
(2) 
Visualization of Height Field Data with Physical Models and Texture
Photomapping, 

D. Clark, M.J. Bailey 
(3) 
Visualization of Large Terrains in ResourceLimited Computing Environments, 

B. Rabinovitch,
C. Gotsman 
(4) 
Building and Traversing a Surface at Variable Resolution, 

L. De Floriani,
P. Magillo, E. Puppo 


3C 
Cases: Medical Visualization 
(1) 
Brushing Techniques for Exploring Volume Datasets, 

P. C. Wong,
R.D. Bergeron 
(2) 
Interactive Volume Rendering for Virtual Colonoscopy, 

S. You, L. Hong, K.
Junyaprasert, A. Kaufman, S. Muraki, Y. Zhou 
(3) 
DNA Visual and Analytic Data Mining: A Case Study, 

P. Hoffman, G.
Grinstein, K. Marx, I. Grosse, E. Stanley 
(4) 
An Interactive Cerebral Blood Vessels Exploration System, 

A. Puig, D. Tost,
I. Navazo 


Wednesday, 4:00  5:30 P.M. 
4A 
Papers: Information Visualization 
(1) 
Multivariate Visualization Using Metric Scaling, 

P.C. Wong, R.D. Bergeron 
(2) 
Visualizing the Behavior of Higher Dimensional Dynamical Systems, 

R. Wegenkittl, H. Loeffelmann, E. Groeller 
(3) 
Displaying Data in Multidimensional Relevance Space with 2D Visualization
Maps, 

J. Assa, D. CohenOr, T. Milo 


4B 
Papers: Multiresolution 
(1) 
Multiresolution Tetrahedral Framework for Visualizing Volume Data, 

Y. Zhou,
B. Chen, A. Kaufman 
(2) 
Haar Wavelets over Triangular Domains with Applications to Multiresolution
Models for Flow over a Sphere, 

G.M. Nielson, I.H. Jung, J. Sung 
(3) 
Waveletbased Multiresolutional Representation of Computational Field
Simulation Datasets, 

Z. Zhu, R. Machiraju, B. Fry, R.J. Moorhead 


4C 
Hot
Topics Session I 


Thursday, 8:30  10:00 A.M. 
5A 
Papers: User Interfaces & Interaction 
(1) 
Dynamic Color Mapping of Bivariate Qualitative Data, 

P. Rheingans 
(2) 
The Contour Spectrum, 

C.L. Bajaj,
V. Pascucci, D.R. Schikore 
(3) 
Constrained 3D Navigation with 2D Controllers, 

A.J. Hanson, E. Wernert 


5B 
Papers: Volume Rendering II 
(1) 
TwoPhase Perspective Casting for Interactive Volume Navigation, 

M.L. Brady, K. Jung, H.T. Nguyen,
T. Nguyen 
(2) 
Accelerated Volume Rendering Using Homogenous Region Encoding, 

J.L. Freund, K. Sloan 
(3) 
An AntiAliasing Technique for Splatting, 

J.E. Swan II, K. Mueller, T.
Mšller,
N. Shareef, R.A. Crawfis, R. Yagel 


5C 
Cases: Educational Visualization 
(1) 
Instructional Software for Visualizing Optical Phenomena, 

D.C. Banks, J.T.
Foley, K.N. Vidimce, M.H. Kiu 
(2) 
Wildfire Visualization, 

J. Ahrens,
P. McCormick, J.Bossert, J. Reisner, J. Winterkamp 
(3) 
Visualization of Geometric Algorithms in an Electronic Classroom, 

M. Shneerson, A. Tal 


Thursday, 10:15  12:15 P.M. 


6A 
Papers: Isosurfaces 
(1) 
A Topology Modifying Progressive Decimation Algorithm, 

W.J. Schroeder 
(2) 
Efficient Subdivision of FiniteElement and CFD Datasets into Consistent
Tetrahedra, 

G. Albertelli, R.A. Crawfis 
(3) 
Interval Volume Tetrahedralization, 

G.M. Nielson, J. Sung 
(4) 
Computing the Separating Surface for Segmented Data, 

G.M. Nielson, R.
Franke 


6B 
Papers: Visualization Systems 
(1) 
ApplicationControlled Demand Paging for OutofCore Visualization, 

M.B.
Cox, D. Ellsworth 
(2) 
GADGET: GoalOriented Application Design Guidance for Modular Visualization
Environments, 

I. Fujishiro, Y. Takeshima, Y. Ichikawa, K. Nakamura 
(3) 
Collaborative Visualization, 

J.D. Wood, H. Wright, K.W. Brodlie 
(4) 
VizWiz: A Java Applet for Interactive 3D Scientific Visualization on the
Web, 

C.K. Michaels, M.J. Bailey 


6C 
Cases: Web & Virtual Reality 
(1) 
Collaborative Augmented Reality: Exploring Dynamical Systems, 

A. Fuhrmann,
H. Loeffelmann,
D. Schmalstieg 
(2) 
Visualizing Customer Segmentations Produced by Self Organizing Maps, 

H.
Rushmeier, R. Lawrence, G. Almasi 
(3) 
Pearls Found on the way to the Ideal Interface for Scannedprobe
Microscopes, 

R.M. Taylor, J. Chen, S. Okimoto,
N. LlopisArtime, V.L. Chi, F.P. Brooks Jr., M. Falvo, S. Paulson, P.
Thiansanthaporn, D. Glick, S. Washburn, R. Superfine 
(4) 
Viewing IGES Files Through VRML, 

Jed Marti 


Thursday, 1:45  3:45 P.M. 


7A 
Papers: Data Extraction 
(1) 
View Synthesis from a Sparse Set of Views, 

Q. Chen, G.G. Medioni 
(2) 
Virtualized Reality: Constructing Time Varying Virtual Worlds from Real
World Events, 

P.W Rander, P.J. Narayanan, T. Kanade 
(3) 
Extracting Feature Lines from 3D Unstructured Grids, 

K.L. Ma, V.L.
Interrante 
(4) 
I/O Optimal Isosurface Extraction, 

Y.J. Chiang, C.T. Silva 


7B 
Papers: Flow Visualization 
(1) 
CAVEvis: Distributed RealTime Visualization of TimeVarying Scalar and
Vector Fields Using the CAVE Virtual Reality Theater, 

V.S. Jaswal 
(2) 
Fast Oriented Line Integral Convolution for Vector Field Visualization via
the Internet, 

R. Wegenkittl, E. Groeller 
(3) 
UFLIC: A Line Integral Convolution Algorithm for Visualizing Unsteady
Flows, 

H.W. Shen, D.L. Kao 
(4) 
The Motion Map: Efficient Computation of Steady Flow Animations, 

B. Jobard,
W. Lefer 



7C 
Cases: Engineering and Computational Geometry 
(1) 
Visualization of Plant Growth, 

J. Loomis, X. Liu, Z. Ding, K. Fujimura 
(2) 
Determination of Unknown Particle Charges in a Thunder Cloud Based Upon
Detected Electric Field Vectors, 

D. Drake, T. Simpson, L. Smithmeir, P.
Rheingans 
(3) 
Interactive Visualization of large Polygonal Environments, 

L. Sobierajski
Avila, W. Schroeder 
(4) 
Efficient visualization of Physical and Structural Properties in
Crashworthiness Simulations, 

S. Kuschfeldt, T. Ertl, M. Holzner 


Thursday, 4:00  5:30 P.M. 


8A 
Papers: Compression 
(1) 
Integrated Volume Compression and Visualization, 

T.C. Chiueh, C.K Yang, T.
He, H. Pfister, A. Kaufman 
(2) 
Multiresolution Compression and Reconstruction, 

O.G. Staadt, M.H Gross, R.
Weber 
(3) 
Optimized Geometry Compression for Realtime Rendering, 

M.M. Chow 


8B 
Panel: "Information Exploration Shootout Project and Benchmark Data Sets:
Evaluating how Visualization does in Analyzing RealWorld Data Analysis
Problems" 

Moderator: 
G. Grinstein 

Panelists: 
S. Laskowski 

B. Rogowitz 

G. Wills 

other
unnamed panelists 


8C 
Hot
Topic Session II 


Friday, 8:30  10:00 A.M. 


9A 
Papers: Polygonal Surfaces 
(1) 
Visibility Culling using Portal Textures, 

D.G. Aliaga, A.A. Lastra 
(2) 
Repairing CAD Models, 

G. Barequet, S. Kumar 
(3) 
Dynamic Smooth Subdivision Surfaces for Data Visualization, 

C. Mandal, H.
Qin, B.C. Vemuri 


9B 
Cases: Math & Statistics 
(1) 
Visualization of Rotation Fields, 

M.A. Livingston 
(2) 
Isosurface Extraction Using Particle Systems, 

P. Crossno, E.S. Angel 
(3) 
A Visualization of Music, 

S.M. Smith, G.N. Williams 


9C 
Hot
Topic Session III 


Friday, 10:15  12:15 P.M. 


10A 
Papers: Surface Simplification 
(1) 
Smooth Hierarchical Surface Triangulations, 

T.S. Gien, B. Hamann, K.I. Joy,
G.L. Schlussmann, I.J. Trotts 
(2) 
The Multilevel Finite Element Method for Adaptive Mesh Optimization and
Visualization of Volume Data, 

R. Grosso, C. Luerig, T. Ertl 
(3) 
Simplifying Polygonal Models Using Successive Mappings, 

J. Cohen, D.
Manocha, M. Olano 
(4) 
Controlled Simplification of Genus for Polygonal Models, 

J. ElSana, A.
Varshney 
10B 
Panel: "Perceptual Measures for Effective Visualizations" 

Moderator: 
H. Rushmeier 

Panelists: 
H. Barrett 

P. Rheingans 

S. Uselton 

A. Watson 


Friday, 1:00  3:00 P.M. 


CS 
Capstone Session: 

Awards for Best Paper, Best Panel, Best Hot Topics and Best Case Study 



Capstone Address: 

Speaker: M. Pesce 