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    • Olfaction and Selective Rendering 

      Harvey, Carlo; Bashford‐Rogers, Thomas; Debattista, Kurt; Doukakis, Efstratios; Chalmers, Alan (© 2018 The Eurographics Association and John Wiley & Sons Ltd., 2018)
      Accurate simulation of all the senses in virtual environments is a computationally expensive task. Visual saliency models have been used to improve computational performance for rendered content, but this is insufficient ...
    • Peridynamics‐Based Fracture Animation for Elastoplastic Solids 

      Chen, Wei; Zhu, Fei; Zhao, Jing; Li, Sheng; Wang, Guoping (© 2018 The Eurographics Association and John Wiley & Sons Ltd., 2018)
      In this paper, we exploit the use of peridynamics theory for graphical animation of material deformation and fracture. We present a new meshless framework for elastoplastic constitutive modelling that contrasts with previous ...
    • Stereo‐Consistent Contours in Object Space 

      Bukenberger, Dennis R.; Schwarz, Katharina; Lensch, Hendrik P. A. (© 2018 The Eurographics Association and John Wiley & Sons Ltd., 2018)
      Notebook scribbles, art or technical illustrations—line drawings are a simplistic method to visually communicate information. Automated line drawings often originate from virtual 3D models, but one cannot trivially experience ...
    • CLUST: Simulating Realistic Crowd Behaviour by Mining Pattern from Crowd Videos 

      Zhao, M.; Cai, W.; Turner, S. J. (© 2018 The Eurographics Association and John Wiley & Sons Ltd., 2018)
      In this paper, we present a data‐driven approach to simulate realistic locomotion of virtual pedestrians. We focus on simulating low‐level pedestrians' motion, where a pedestrian's motion is mainly affected by other ...
    • Tree Growth Modelling Constrained by Growth Equations 

      Yi, Lei; Li, Hongjun; Guo, Jianwei; Deussen, Oliver; Zhang, Xiaopeng (© 2018 The Eurographics Association and John Wiley & Sons Ltd., 2018)
      Modelling and simulation of tree growth that is faithful to the living environment and numerically consistent to botanic knowledge are important topics for realistic modelling in computer graphics. The realism factors ...
    • ARAPLBS: Robust and Efficient Elasticity‐Based Optimization of Weights and Skeleton Joints for Linear Blend Skinning with Parametrized Bones 

      Thiery, J.‐M.; Eisemann, E. (© 2018 The Eurographics Association and John Wiley & Sons Ltd., 2018)
      We present a fast, robust and high‐quality technique to skin a mesh with reference to a skeleton. We consider the space of possible skeleton deformations (based on skeletal constraints, or skeletal animations), and compute ...
    • Issue Information 

      Chen, Min and Benes, Bedrich (© 2018 The Eurographics Association and John Wiley & Sons Ltd., 2018)
    • Data Abstraction for Visualizing Large Time Series 

      Shurkhovetskyy, G.; Andrienko, N.; Andrienko, G.; Fuchs, G. (© 2018 The Eurographics Association and John Wiley & Sons Ltd., 2018)
      Numeric time series is a class of data consisting of chronologically ordered observations represented by numeric values. Much of the data in various domains, such as financial, medical and scientific, are represented in ...
    • CPU–GPU Parallel Framework for Real‐Time Interactive Cutting of Adaptive Octree‐Based Deformable Objects 

      Jia, Shiyu; Zhang, Weizhong; Yu, Xiaokang; Pan, Zhenkuan (© 2018 The Eurographics Association and John Wiley & Sons Ltd., 2018)
      A software framework taking advantage of parallel processing capabilities of CPUs and GPUs is designed for the real‐time interactive cutting simulation of deformable objects. Deformable objects are modelled as voxels ...
    • Interactive Large‐Scale Procedural Forest Construction and Visualization Based on Particle Flow Simulation 

      Kohek, Štefan; Strnad, Damjan (© 2018 The Eurographics Association and John Wiley & Sons Ltd., 2018)
      Interactive visualization of large forest scenes is challenging due to the large amount of geometric detail that needs to be generated and stored, particularly in scenarios with a moving observer such as forest walkthroughs ...
    • Application‐Specific Tone Mapping Via Genetic Programming 

      Debattista, K. (© 2018 The Eurographics Association and John Wiley & Sons Ltd., 2018)
      High dynamic range (HDR) imagery permits the manipulation of real‐world data distinct from the limitations of the traditional, low dynamic range (LDR), content. The process of retargeting HDR content to traditional LDR ...
    • 2018 Cover Image: Thingi10K 

      Zhou, Qingnan; Jacobson, Alec (© 2018 The Eurographics Association and John Wiley & Sons Ltd., 2018)
    • Realistic Ultrasound Simulation of Complex Surface Models Using Interactive Monte‐Carlo Path Tracing 

      Mattausch, Oliver; Makhinya, Maxim; Goksel, Orcun (© 2018 The Eurographics Association and John Wiley & Sons Ltd., 2018)
      Ray‐based simulations have been shown to generate impressively realistic ultrasound images in interactive frame rates. Recent efforts used GPU‐based surface raytracing to simulate complex ultrasound interactions such as ...
    • Human Factors in Streaming Data Analysis: Challenges and Opportunities for Information Visualization 

      Dasgupta, Aritra; Arendt, Dustin L.; Franklin, Lyndsey R.; Wong, Pak Chung; Cook, Kristin A. (© 2018 The Eurographics Association and John Wiley & Sons Ltd., 2018)
      Real‐world systems change continuously. In domains such as traffic monitoring or cyber security, such changes occur within short time scales. This results in a streaming data problem and leads to unique challenges for the ...
    • On the Stability of Functional Maps and Shape Difference Operators 

      Huang, R.; Chazal, F.; Ovsjanikov, M. (© 2018 The Eurographics Association and John Wiley & Sons Ltd., 2018)
      In this paper, we provide stability guarantees for two frameworks that are based on the notion of functional maps—the framework of shape difference operators and the one of analyzing and visualizing the deformations between ...
    • Editorial 

      Chen, Min; Benes, Bedrich (© 2018 The Eurographics Association and John Wiley & Sons Ltd., 2018)
    • Frame Rate vs Resolution: A Subjective Evaluation of Spatiotemporal Perceived Quality Under Varying Computational Budgets 

      Debattista, K.; Bugeja, K.; Spina, S.; Bashford‐Rogers, T.; Hulusic, V. (© 2018 The Eurographics Association and John Wiley & Sons Ltd., 2018)
      Maximizing performance for rendered content requires making compromises on quality parameters depending on the computational resources available . Yet, it is currently unclear which parameters best maximize perceived ...
    • An Efficient Hybrid Incompressible SPH Solver with Interface Handling for Boundary Conditions 

      Takahashi, Tetsuya; Dobashi, Yoshinori; Nishita, Tomoyuki; Lin, Ming C. (© 2018 The Eurographics Association and John Wiley & Sons Ltd., 2018)
      We propose a hybrid smoothed particle hydrodynamics solver for efficientlysimulating incompressible fluids using an interface handling method for boundary conditions in the pressure Poisson equation. We blend particle ...
    • Super‐Resolution of Point Set Surfaces Using Local Similarities 

      Hamdi‐Cherif, Azzouz; Digne, Julie; Chaine, Raphaëlle (© 2018 The Eurographics Association and John Wiley & Sons Ltd., 2018)
      Three‐dimensional scanners provide a virtual representation of object surfaces at some given precision that depends on many factors such as the object material, the quality of the laser ray or the resolution of the camera. ...
    • CorrelatedMultiples: Spatially Coherent Small Multiples With Constrained Multi‐Dimensional Scaling 

      Liu, Xiaotong; Hu, Yifan; North, Stephen; Shen, Han‐Wei (© 2018 The Eurographics Association and John Wiley & Sons Ltd., 2018)
      . Displaying small multiples is a popular method for visually summarizing and comparing multiple facets of a complex data set. If the correlations between the data are not considered when displaying the multiples, searching ...