FINAL PROGRAM for 7th ACM Symposium on Solid Modeling

Vadim Shapiro vshapiro at
Wed May 29 12:27:18 PDT 2002

Dear Colleagues,

please find enclosed the final program for the

                      7th ACM SYMPOSIUM on
                         June 17-21, 2002

                             sponsored by

The Solid Modeling 2002 symposium will be held at the Max-Planck-
Institut für Infomatik, in Saarbrücken, Germany. In addition to
technical papers in plenary sessions, the program for Solid Modeling
2002 will include:

  * tutorials
  * keynote lectures
  * best paper awards
  * social program

For detailed information about the conference and registration see:

      >>>  <<<

If you have any further questions, please contact sm02 at

Jens Vorsatz
(Solid Modeling '02 - local coordinator)

*             7th SYMPOSIUM on               *
*             June 17-21, 2002               *
*                                            *
*                  PROGRAM                   *
*                                            *

  ------------ Monday, June 17 -----------

   Registration for Tutorials & Conference

9:00-12:00 & 13:30-16:30
   Tutorial T1:
   Geometric Algorithms for Planning and Simulation Tasks in
   Virtual Prototyping
    Organizer: E. Schoemer, MPI Informatik

9:00-12:00 & 13:30-16:30
   Tutorial T2:
   A Framework for the Acquisition, Processing and Interactive
   Display of High Quality 3D Models
    Organizer: H.-P. Seidel, MPI Informatik

  ------------ Tuesday, June 18 -----------

   Registration for Tutorials & Conference

9:00-12:00 & 13:30-16:30
   Tutorial T3:
   Compression and Progressive Transmission of 3D Models
    Organizer: Jarek Rossignac, Georgia Institute of Technology

9:00-12:00 & 13:30-16:30
   Tutorial T4:
   Handling Large Geometric Datasets: Proximity Queries and
   Interactive Walkthroughs
    Organizer: Dinesh Manocha and Ming Lin, University of North Carolina,
    Chapel Hill

  ------------ Wednesday, June 19 -----------


   Conference Opening Remarks

   SESSION 1: Modeling I
    Chair: M. C. Hoffman
   Topological Framework for Part Families
    S. Raghothama, V. Shapiro
   A Survey of the Persistent Naming Problem
    D. Marcheix, G. Pierra
   ESOLID- A System for Exact Boundary Evaluation
    J. Keyser, T. Culver, M. Foskey, S. Krishnan, D. Manocha


   SESSION 2: Curves and Surfaces
    Chair: B. Falcidieno
   A Generic Approach to Free Form Surface Generation
    J. Cotrina-Navau, N. Pla-Garcia, M. Vigo-Anglada
   Adaptive Implicit Modeling using Subdivision Curves and Surfaces as
    A. Angelidis, M.-P. Cani
   Hierarchical Extraction of Iso-Surfaces with Semi-Regular Meshes
    K. Hormann, U. Labsik, M. Meister, G. Greiner


   Invited Talk 1:
   CSG-Brep Duality and Compression
    Speaker: J. Rossignac
    Chair: R. Joan-Arinyo

   SESSION 3: Model Simplification
    Chair: J. Vandenbrande
   Reconstruction of Feature Volumes and Feature Suppression
    S. Venkataraman, M. Sohoni
   Biorthogonal Wavelets for Subdivision Volumes
    M. Bertram
   Removal of Blends from Boundary Representation Models
    S. Venkataraman, M. Sohoni, R. Rajadhyaksha

   Break and Poster Session I
   Interactive Sculpturing and Visualization of Unbounded Voxel Volumes
    R. Bönning, H. Müller
   Web Based Analysis
    M. P. Carroll, C. M. Hawkins
   A New Solid Subdivision Scheme based on Box Splines
    Y.-S. Chang, K. T. McDonnell, H. Qin
   Basic Components of the DIJA Project
    F. Danesi, L. Denis, Y. Gardan E. Perrin
   Interacting with Parametrized Geometric Objects using lambda-terms
    J.-F. Dufourd, S. Luther
   Deformation Of Finite Element Meshes Using Directly Minipulated Free-Form
    N. Frisch, T. Ertl
   Constraint-Based Motion Planning for Virtual Prototyping
    M. Garber, M. C. Lin
   Subdivision-Based Multilevel Methods for Large Scale Engineering
   Simulation of Thin Shells
    S. Green, G. Turkiyyah, D. Storti
   Using Shape Distribution to Compare Solid Models
    C. Y. Ip, D. Lapadat, L. Sieger, W. C. Regli
   Multiresolution Rendering By Sewing Trimmed NURBS Surfaces
    F. Kahlesz, Á. Balázs, R. Klein
   Edgebreaker: A Simple Compression for Surfaces with Handle
    H. Lopes, J. Rossignac, A. Safanova, A. Szymczak, G. Tavares
   Sketch- and  Constraint-based Design of B-Spline Surfaces
    P. Michalik, D. H. Kim, B. D. Bruderlin
   Multi-resolution and Slice-oriented Feature Extraction and Segmentation
   of Digitized Data
    G. Patané, M. Spagnuolo
   Application of Feature Technology to Modeling and Dimensioning the
   Intermediate Geometry of Automotive Powertrain Components
    M. Ramesh, N. Belludi, D. Yip-Hoi, D. Dutta, P. Wascher
   Efficient Collision Detection for Curved Solid Objects
    E. Schömer, J. Reichel, T. Warken, C. Lennerz
   Directional Offset of a 3D Curve
    H. Shin, S. K. Cho
   Cutting 3D Freeform Objects with Genus-n into Single Boundary Surfaces
   Using Topological Graphs
    D. Steiner, A. Fischer

   SESSION 4: Constraints
    Chair: B. Bruderlin
   Solving Spatial Basic Geometric Constraint Configurations with Locus
    X.-S. Gao, C. M. Hoffmann, W.-Q. Yang
   Revisiting Decomposition Analysis of Geometric Constraint Graphs
    R. Joan-Arinyo, A. Soto-Riera, S. Vila-Marta, J. Vilaplana-Pasto

   Welcome Reception

  ------------ Thursday, June 20 -----------


   SESSION 5: Reverse Engineering
    Chair: R.Martin
   A Local Coordinate System on a Surface
    J. - D. Boissonnat, J. Flototto
   Range-Image Segmentation and Model Reconstruction Based on a Fit-and-Merge
    M. Djebali, M. Melkemi, N. Sapidis
   A Linear Bound on the Complexity of the Delaunay Triangulation of Points
   on Polyhedral Surfaces
    D. Attali, J. - D. Boissonnat


   SESSION 6: Triangulation
    Chair: R. Klein
   Smooth Surface and Triangular Mesh: Comparison of the Area, the Normals
   and the Unfolding
    J. - M. Morvan, B. Thibert
   A Multi-Resolution Topological Representation for Non-Manifold Meshes
    L. De Floriani, P. Magillo, E. Puppo, D. Sobrero
   Dual/Primal Mesh Optimization for Polygonized Implicit Surfaces
    Y. Ohtake, A. G. Belyaev


   Invited Talk 2:
   Interactive Sculpting with Implicit Surfaces
    Speaker: M. - P. Cani
    Chair: A. Pasko

   SESSION 7: Modeling II
    Chair: S. Allen
   Estimating Depth from Line Drawings
    P. A. C. Varley, R. R. Martin
   Cellular-Fnctional Modeling of Heterogeneous Objects
    V. Adzhiev, E. Kartasheva, T. Kunii, A. Pasko, B. Schmitt
   Fast Volumetric CSG Modeling Using Standard Graphics System
    D. Liao, S. Fang

   Break and Poster Session II
   (presentations: cf. Poster Session I)

   Symposium Banquet

  ------------ Friday, June 21 -----------


   SESSION 8: Geometric Reasoning
    Chair: G. Turkiyyah
   Linear One-sided Stability of MAT for Weakly Injective 3D Domain
    S. W. Choi, H.-P. Seidel
   Approximate Medial Axis as a Voronoi Subcomplex
    T. K. Dey, W. Zhao
   An Algorithm for Deciding Similarities of 3-D Objects
    S. Mukai, S. Furukawa, M. Kuroda


   Invited Talk 3:
   Discrete Models for Geometric Objects
    Speaker: P. Brunet
    Chair: N. Sapidis

   SESSION 9: Engineering Applications
    Chair: H. Qin
   Application of Haptic Navigation to Modify Free-Form Surfaces through
   Specified Points and Curves
    M. Higashi, N. Aoki, T. Kaneko
   A Collaborative Framework for Integrated Part and Assembly Modeling
    R. Bidarra, N. Kranendonk, A. Noort, W. F. Bronsvoort
   Constraint-based Design of Optimal Transport Elements
    M. Drumheller

   Closing Comments and Plans for next Year (SM-03)


Symposium Co-Chairs				Program Co-chairs

Hans-Peter Seidel					Kunwoo Lee
Vadim Shapiro 					Nick Patrikalakis

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