3DPVT 2006
Third International Symposium on 3D Data Processing, Visualization and Transmission

University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, USA
June 14-16, 2006
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Keynote Speakers

Julien Flack, Dynamic Digital Depth

Markus Gross, ETH Zurich

Martial Hebert, Carnegie Mellon University

Klara Nahrstedt, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Richard Szeliski, Microsoft Research

Sebastian Thrun, Stanford University




Wednesday (June 14)


Keynote Presentation

WK1: Carroll Hall 111, 8:50am - 9:30am.

Sebastian Thrun


Urban modeling (Invited Session)

W1: Carroll Hall 111, 9:30am - 10:30am.
Session Chairs: Tom Strat and Ioannis Stamos

The 4D Cities Project
Frank Dellaert

Towards Urban 3D Reconstruction From Video
A. Akbarzadeh, J.-M. Frahm, P. Mordohai, B. Clipp, C. Engels, D. Gallup, P. Merrell, M. Phelps, S. Sinha, B. Talton, L. Wang, Q. Yang, H. Stewenius, R. Yang, G. Welch, H. Towles, D. Nister and M. Pollefeys

3D City Modeling using Cognitive Loops
Nico Cornelis, Bastian Leibe, Kurt Cornelis and Luc Van Gool


Coffee Break

3D Navigation

W2: Carroll Hall 111, 11:00am - 12:20pm.
Session Chairs: David Nister and Frank Dellaert

69
The Recursive Multi-Frame Planar Parallax Algorithm
Christopher Geyer, Todd Templeton, Marci Meingast and Shankar Sastry

135
3D Reconstruction by Gluing Pair-wise Euclidean Reconstructions, or "How to Achieve a Good Reconstruction from Bad Images"
Daniel Martinec and Tomas Pajdla

171
Image based Localization in Urban Environments
Wei Zhang and Jana Kosecka

61
A Probabilistic Notion of Correspondence and the Epipolar Constraint
Justin Domke and Yiannis Aloimonos


Lunch Break

Poster Session I

P1: Sitterson Hall, 2:00pm - 4:00pm.

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Geometric Modeling

W3: Carroll Hall 111, 4:00pm - 5:40pm.
Session Chairs: Jack Snoeyick and Holly Rushmeier

23
Point Containment in Discrete Arbitrary Dimension
Luciano Silva

76
Linking Feature Lines on 3D Triangle Meshes with Artificial Potential Fields
David Page, Andreas Koschan and Mongi Abidi

83
Revealing Significant Medial Structure in Polyhedral Meshes
Svetlana Stolpner and Kaleem Siddiqi

183
Statistical Inference of Biological Structure and Point Spread Functions in 3D Microscopy
Joseph Schlecht, Kobus Barnard and Barry Pryor

177
Hemispherical Harmonic Surface Description and Applications to Medical Image Analysis
Heng Huang, Lei Zhang, Dimitris Samaras, Li Shen, Rong Zhang, Fillia Makedon and Justin Pearlman


Keynote Presentation

WK2: Carroll Hall 111, 5:50pm - 6:30pm.

Markus Gross


Demo Reception

Sitterson Hall, 6:30pm - 9:30pm.

Evening reception with demos from the corporate exhibitors and the UNC Computer Science Department.




Thursday (June 15)


Keynote Presentation

TK1: Carroll Hall 111, 8:30am - 9:10am.

Klara Nahrstedt

Visual Hulls

T1: Carroll Hall 111, 9:10am - 10:30am.
Session Chairs: Voicu Popescu and Pierre Boulanger

107
3D Skeleton-Based Body Pose Recovery
Clement Menier, Edmond Boyer and Bruno Raffin

112
Visual Shapes of Silhouette Sets
Jean-Sébastien Franco, Marc Lapierre and Edmond Boyer

148
Beyond Silhouettes: Surface Reconstruction using Multi-Flash Photography
Daniel Crispell, Douglas Lanman, Peter G. Sibley, Yong Zhao and Gabriel Taubin

200
Visual Hull Construction in the Presence of Partial Occlusion
Li Guan, Sudipta Sinha, Jean-Sébastien Franco and Marc Pollefeys


Coffee Break

3D Coding and Transmission (Invited Session)

T2: Carroll Hall 111, 11:00am - 12:20pm.
Session Chairs: Ketan Mayer-Patel and Raphaele Balter

A Perceptually Driven Model for Transmission of Arbitrary 3D Models over Unreliable Networks
Irene Cheng, Lihang Yin and Anup Basu

Philips 3D solutions: from content creation to visualization
André Redert, Robert-Paul Berretty, Chris Varekamp, Oscar Willemsen, Jos Swillens, Hans Driessen

3D Video and Free Viewpoint Video – Technologies, Applications and MPEG Standards
Aljoscha Smolic

Hierarchical representation of virtual cities for progressive transmission over networks
Jerome Royan, Raphaele Balter and Christian Bouville


Lunch Break

Poster Session II

P2: Sitterson Hall, 2:00pm - 4:00pm.

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3D Retrieval and Coding

T3: Carroll Hall 111, 4:00pm - 5:40pm.
Session Chairs: Gabriel Taubin and Guido Cortelazzo

108
Automatic 3D Face Detection, Normalization and Recognition
Ajmal Saeed Mian, Mohammed Bennamoun and Robyn Owens

115
3D Content-based Search Based on 3D Krawtchouk Moments
Athanasios Mademlis, Apostolos Axenopoulos, Petros Daras, Dimitrios Tzovaras and Michael G. Strintzis

147
Automatic Locating of Anthropometric Landmarks on 3D Human Models
Zouhour Ben Azouz, Chang Shu and Anja Mantel

136
RDTC Optimized Streaming for Remote Browsing in Image-Based Scene Representations
Ingo Bauermann, Yang Peng and Eckehard Steinbach

158
Interactive Modeling with Automatic Online Compression
Jean-Daniel Deschenes, Philippe Lambert and Patrick Hebert


Keynote Presentation

TK2: Carroll Hall 111, 5:50pm - 6:30pm.

Martial Hebert




Friday (June 16)


Keynote Presentation

FK1: Carroll Hall 111, 8:30am - 9:10am.

Richard Szeliski


Multiple View Reconstruction

F1: Carroll Hall 111, 9:10am - 10:30am.
Session Chairs: Tomas Pajdla and Xenophon Zabulis

63
Fast Level Set Multi-View Stereo on Graphics Hardware
Patrick Labatut, Renaud Keriven and Jean-Philippe Pons

110
An Immersive Free Viewpoint Video System Using Multiple Outer/Inner Cameras
Hansung Kim, Itaru Kitahara, Ryuuki Sakamoto and Kiyoshi Kogure

169
Object centered stereo: displacement map estimation using texture and shading
Neil Birkbeck, Dana Cobzas and Martin Jagersand

51
High Quality Real-time Stereo using Adaptive Cost Aggregation and Dynamic Programming
Liang Wang, Miao Liao, Minglun Gong, Ruigang Yang and David Nister


Coffee Break

Large Scale Models and View Planning

F2: Carroll Hall 111, 11:00am - 12:20pm.
Session Chairs: Adrian Hilton and Jean-Sebastien Franco

62
Large-Scale Urban Modeling by Combining Ground Level Panoramic and Aerial Imagery
Lu Wang, Suya You and Ulrich Neumann

68
Two Stage View Planning for Large-Scale Site Modeling
Paul Blaer and Peter Allen

73
A System for Reconstructing Integrated Texture Maps for Large Structures
Chen Xu, Athinodoros Georghiades, Holly Rushmeier and Julie Dorsey

100
Efficient Constraint Evaluation Algorithms for Hierarchical Next-Best-View Planning
Kok-Lim Low and Anselmo Lastra


Lunch Break

Poster Session III

P3: Sitterson Hall, 2:00pm - 4:00pm.

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Multiple views

F3: Carroll Hall 111, 4:00pm - 4:40pm.
Session Chairs: Ruigang Yang and Jan-Michael Frahm

70
Perturbation Estimation of the Subspaces for Structure from Motion with Noisy and Missing Data
Hongjun Jia, Jeff Fortuna and Aleix Martinez

25
Angle-Independent Bundle Adjustment Refinement
Ji Zhang, Daniel Aliaga, Mireille Boutin and Robert Insley


Keynote Presentation

FK2: Carroll Hall 111, 4:50pm - 5:30pm.

Julien Flack



Poster Session I

Wednesday 2:00pm - 4:00pm

75
Carving from ray-tracing constraints: IRT-carving
Marco Andreetto, Silvio Savarese and Pietro Perona

12
Gaze Tracking by Using Factorized Likelihoods Particle Filtering and Stereo Vision
Erik Pogalin, André Redert, Ioannis Patras and Emile Hendriks

14
Motion parallax without motion compensation in 3D cluttered scenes
Michael S. Langer, Vincent Chapdelaine-Couture, Richard Mann and Sebastien Roy

16
EKF-Based Recursive Dual Estimation of Structure & Motion from Stereo Data
Hongsheng Zhang and Shahriar Negahdaripour

26
Spherical Catadioptric Arrays: Construction, Geometry, and Calibration
Douglas Lanman, Daniel Crispell, Megan Wachs and Gabriel Taubin

27
Reconstructing a 3D Line from a Single Catadioptric Image
Douglas Lanman, Megan Wachs, Gabriel Taubin and Fernando Cukierman

30
Fast and efficient dense variational stereo on GPU
Julien Mairal, Renaud Keriven and Alexandre Chariot

104
Invariant high level Reeb graphs of 3D polygonal meshes
Julien Tierny, Jean-Philippe Vanderborre and Mohamed Daoudi

39
High-Performance Multi-View Reconstruction
Christopher Zach, Mario Sormann and Konrad Karner

49
An Efficient Error-Bounded General Camera Model
Voicu Popescu, Jordan Dauble, Chunhui Mei and Elisha Sacks

50
How Far Can We Go with Local Optimization in Real-Time Stereo Matching
Liang Wang, Mingwei Gong, Minglun Gong and Ruigang Yang

54
Efficient, Precise, and Accurate Utilization of the Uniqueness Constraint in Multi-View Stereo
Xenophon Zabulis and Georgios Kordelas

72
A Blind Source Separation Approach to Structure From Motion
Jeff Fortuna and Aleix Martinez

81
Histogram Matching for Camera Pose Neighbor Selection
Kevin Steele, Bryan Morse and Parris Egbert

10
Flatness and Orientation Signature for Modeling and Matching 3D Objects
Hossein B. Darbandi, Mabo R. Ito and Jim Little

19
Contour-based Object Detection in Range Images
Stefan Stiene, Kai Lingemann, Andreas Nüchter and Joachim Hertzberg

20
Isoradius Contours: New representations and techniques for 3D face registration and matching
Nick Pears and Tom Heseltine

24
Integrating LiDAR, Aerial Image and Ground Images for Complete Urban Building Modeling
Jinhui Hu, Suya You and Ulrich Neumann

32
A Bayesian Approach to Building Footprint Extraction from Aerial Lidar Data
Oliver Wang, Suresh Lodha and David Helmbold

37
Self-calibration of multiple laser planes for 3D scene reconstruction
Hiroshi Kawasaki, Ryo Furukawa and Yasuaki Nakamura

38
A High-Resolution and High Accuracy Real Time 3D Sensor Based on Structured Light
Frank Forster

41
Automatic Registration of Multiple Range Images by the Local Log-Polar Range Images
Takeshi Masuda

45
Expression Compensation for Face Recognition Using a Polar Geodesic Representation
Iordanis Mpiperis, Sotiris Malassiotis and Michael G. Strintzis

47
Transforming Least Squares to Weighted Least Squares for Accurate Range Image Registration
Yonghuai Liu, Robert J. Lloyd and Hong Zhou

53
Anatomically-Aware, Automatic, and Fast Registration of 3D Ear Impression Models
Alexander Zouhar, Tong Fang, Gozde Unal, Hui Xie, Greg Slabaugh and Fred McBagonluri

13
Compression of Human Motion Data Sequences
Guodong Liu and Leonard McMillan

31
Distortion-sensitive synthesis of texture and geometry in interactive 3D visualization
Nicola Brusco, Pietro Zanuttigh, Guido M. Cortelazzo and David Taubman

33
Deformable Mesh Model for Complex Multi-Object 3D Motion Estimation from Multi-Viewpoint Video
Shohei Nobuhara and Takashi Matsuyama

36
Light Source Calibration for IBR and BTF Acquisition Setups
Alexander Neubeck, Alexey Zalesny and Luc Van Gool

40
An Improved 3D Human Face Reconstruction Approach Based on Cubic Splines Models
Boulbaba Ben Amor, Mohsen Ardabilian and Liming Chen

48
Qualitative Characterization of Deforming Surfaces
Timothy Campbell Lukins and Robert Burns Fisher

57
Large-Scale Modeling of Parametric Surfaces using Spherical Harmonics
Li Shen and Moo K. Chung

59
Reflectance Modeling for Layered Dielectrics with Rough Surface Boundaries
Hossein Ragheb and Edwin Hancock

71
Image Guided Geometry Inference
Songhua Xu, Athinodoros Georghiades, Holly Rushmeier, Julie Dorsey and Leonard McMillan

192
3D Face Recognition with Curvature Based Region Selection
Timothy Faltemier, Kevin Bowyer and Patrick Flynn

193
An Automatic 3D Ear Recognition System
Ping Yan and Kevin Bowyer

196
Estimating a-priori Unknown 3D Axially Symmetric Surfaces from Noisy Measurements of their Fragments
Andrew Willis and David Cooper

143
Simplified Belief Propagation for Multiple View Reconstruction
E. Scott Larsen, Philippos Mordohai, Marc Polleyfeys and Henry Fuchs

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Poster Session II

Thursday 2:00pm - 4:00m

82
Minimum Spanning Tree Pose Estimation
Kevin Steele and Parris Egbert

85
Vanishing Hull
Jinhui Hu, Suya You and Ulrich Neumann

89
Dynamic 3D Urban Scene Modeling Using Multiple Pushbroom Mosaics
Hao Tang, Zhigang Zhu and George Wolberg

91
Virtual View Specification and Synthesis in Free Viewpoint Television Application
Wenfeng Li, Jin Zhou, Baoxin Li and M. Ibrahim Sezan

96
Motion Editing in 3D Video Database
Jianfeng Xu, Toshihiko Yamasaki and Kiyoharu Aizawa

103
A Factorization Based Self-Calibration for Radially Symmetric Cameras
Srikumar Ramalingam, Peter Sturm and Edmond Boyer

109
Illumination Insensitive Multiview 3D Tracking with Incrementally Constructed 3D Model
Karel Zimmermann, Tomas Svoboda and Jiri Matas

117
3D from Line Segments in Two Poorly-Textured, Uncalibrated Images
Herbert Bay, Andreas Ess, Alexander Neubeck and Luc Van Gool

121
Multiple Camera Calibration using Robust Perspective Factorization
Andrei Zaharescu, Radu Horaud, Rémi Ronfard and Loic Lefort

130
Scanline Optimization for Stereo On Graphics Hardware
Christopher Zach, Mario Sormann and Konrad Karner

131
Computing the camera motion direction from many images
John Oliensis

134
Efficient Sparse 3D Reconstruction by Space Sweeping
Joachim Bauer, Christopher Zach, Konrad Karner and Horst Bischof

64
Low Altitude Wind Simulation Over Mount Saint Helens Using NASA SRTM Digital Terrain Model
Manuel Garcia and Pierre Boulanger

77
Range Image Registration Based on Circular Features
Cecilia Chao Chen and Ioannis Stamos

80
Metrics and Optimization Techniques for Registration of Color to Laser Range Scans
Chad Hantak and Anselmo Lastra

88
A Probabilistic Method for Aligning and Merging Range Images with Anisotropic Error Distribution
Ryusuke Sagawa, Nanaho Osawa and Yasushi Yagi

97
Aerial Lidar Data Classification using Support Vector Machines (SVM)
Suresh K. Lodha, Edward J. Kreps, David P. Helmbold and Darren Fitzpatrick

102
Structured Light Based Reconstruction Under Local Spatial Coherence Assumption
Hao Li, Raphael Straub and Hartmut Prautzsch

126
A Mobile AR-System with Distributed Tracking
Jan-Friso Evers-Senne, Arne Petersen, Ingo Schiller and Reinhard Koch

129
Hierarchical PCA Decomposition of Point Clouds
Jan Fransens and Frank Van Reeth

132
3D modeling using planar segments and mesh elements
Ioannis Stamos, George Wolberg, Gene Yu and Siavash Zokai

145
The Reverse Projection Correlation Principle for Depth from Defocus
Scott McCloskey, Michael Langer and Kaleem Siddiqi

150
Direct and Indirect 3-D reconstruction from Opti-Acoustic Stereo Imaging
Hicham Sekkati and Shahriar Negahdaripour

152
Reference Stream Selection for Multiple Depth Stream Encoding
Sang-Uok Kum and Ketan Mayer-Patel

159
Fast Safe Spline Surrogates for Point Clouds
Ashish Myles and Jorg Peters

65
Object Modeling with Guaranteed Fulfillment of Geometric Constraints
Da-Chuan Cheng and Xiaoyi Jiang

156
Resolution Scalable Coding and Region of Interest Access with Three-Dimensional SBHP Algorithm
Ying Liu and William Pearlman

74
Illumination and texture factorization using ratio images of an object of known geometry
Alejandro Troccoli and Peter Allen

79
Shape Analysis and Spatio-Temporal Tracking of Mesoscale Eddies in Miami Isopycnic Coordinate Ocean Model
Veena Moolani, Ramprasad Balasubramanian, Li Shen and Amit Tandon

84
An Analysis of Errors in Feature-Preserving Mesh Simplification Based on Edge Contraction
Hongtao Xu and Timothy Newman

87
Shape Measure for Identifying Perceptually Informative Parts of 3D Objects
Sreenivas Sukumar, David Page, Andrei Gribok, Andreas Koschan and Mongi Abidi

105
On 3D retrieval from photos
Tarik Filali Ansary, Jean-Philippe Vandeborre and Mohamed Daoudi

111
Exploiting 3d Spatial Continuity for Robust Automatic Seismic Horizon Matching across Faults
Fitsum Admasu and Klaus Toennies

114
A Modular Scheme for 2D/3D Conversion of TV Broadcast
Sebastian Knorr, Evren Imre, Burak Özkalayci, A. Aydin Alatan and Thomas Sikora

137
Multi-Chart Geometry Video: A Compact Representation for 3D Animations
Khaled Mamou, Titus Zaharia and Françoise Prêteux

146
Geometry Refinement of 3D Surfaces Using Kriging
Brad Grinstead, Andreas Koschan and Mongi Abidi

151
Automatic Hole-Filling of Triangular Mesh Using Local Radial Basis Function
John Branch, Flavio Prieto and Pierre Boulanger

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Poster Session III

Friday 2:00pm - 4:00m

140
Region-Based Motion Analysis and 3D Reconstruction for a Translational Video Sequence
Xiaodong Huang and Eric Dubois

163
Line-Based Structure From Motion for Urban Environments
Grant Schindler, Panchapagesan Krishnamurthy and Frank Dellaert

167
Generalized RANSAC framework for relaxed correspondence problems
Wei Zhang and Jana Kosecka

168
Multi-view multi-exposure stereo
Alejandro Troccoli, Sing Bing Kang and Steve Seitz

170
Illumination Insensitive Model-Based 3D Object Tracking and Texture Refinement
Hua Yang, Greg Welch and Marc Pollefeys

176
Homography Estimation from Planar Contours
Paresh Jain and C. V. Jawahar

185
Belief Propagation for Panorama Generation
Alan Brunton and Chang Shu

189
Rao-Blackwellized Importance Sampling of Camera Parameters from Simple User Input with Visibility Preprocessing in Line Space
Kevin Quennesson and Frank Dellaert

191
Constraint Integration for Multi-view Detection and Pose Estimation of Humans
Abhinav Gupta, Anurag Mittal and Larry Davis

194
Conics-Based Homography Estimation from Invariant Points and Pole-Polar Relationships
Christos Conomis

195
Global Depth from Epipolar Volumes - A General Framework for Reconstructing Non-Lambertian Surfaces
Timo Stich, Art Tevs and Marcus Magnor

205
Multimodal 3D Shape Recovery from Texture, Silhouette and Shadow Information
Luca Ballan and Guido Maria Cortelazzo

157
A Structured Light Range Imaging System Using a Moving Correlation Code
Frank Pipitone, Ralph Hartley and Glenn Creamer

160
A 3D Outdoor Scene Scanner based on a Night-Vision Range Gated Active Imaging System
David Monnin, Armin L. Schneider, Frank Christnacher and Yves Lutz

164
Extracting 3D Shape Features in Discrete Scale-Space
John Novatnack, Ko Nishino and Ali Shokoufandeh

165
Building a 3D Virtual Museum of Native American Baskets
Volkan Isler, Bradford Wilson and Ruzena Bajcsy

166
Depth Images: Representations and Real-time Rendering
Pooja Verlani, Aditi Goswami, P. J. Narayanan, Shekhar Dwivedi and Sashi Kumar Penta

186
Recognition of Free-Form Objects in Complex Scenes Using DGI-BS Models
Pilar Merchán, Antonio Adán and Santiago Salamanca

198
A range camera collecting multi-spectral texture for architecture applications
Nicola Brusco, Simone Capeleto, Massimo Fedel, Anna Paviotti, Enrico Zanella, Luca Poletto, Guido Maria Cortelazzo and Giuseppe Tondello

204
Retrieval of Colored 3D Models
Guido Maria Cortelazzo and Nicola Orio

35
Learning Illumination Models While Tracking
Yilei Xu and Amit Roy-Chowdhury

154
Towards On-Line Digital Doubles
Andreas Griesser, Nico Cornelis and Luc Van Gool

172
Progressive Compression of Normal Vectors
Aaron Bass and Ken Been

174
Synthesis of 3D Model of a Magnetic Field-Influenced Body from a Single Image
Cuilan Wang, Timothy Newman and Dennis Gallagher

175
Scale Selection for the Analysis of Point-Sampled Curves
Ranjith Unnikrishnan, Jean-Francois Lalonde, Nicolas Vandapel and Martial Hebert

179
A Spatio-temporal Modeling for Shape Representation
Heng Huang, Li Shen, Rong Zhang and Fillia Makedon

188
Computational Anatomy to assess longitudinal Trajectory of Brain Growth
Guido Gerig, Brad Davis, Peter Lorenzen, Shun Xu, Matthieu Jomier, Joseph Piven and Sharang Joshi

201
The ASDMCon project: The challenge of detecting defects on construction projects
Kui Yue, Daniel Huber, Burcu Akinci and Ramesh Krishnamurti

202
VisTRE: A Visualization Tool to Evaluate Errors in Terrain Representation
Chris Healey and Jack Snoeyink

208
Orientation of Fragments of Rotationally Symmetrical 3D-Shapes for Archaeological Documentation
Hubert Mara and Robert Sablatnig

212
ShapeLab: A Unified Framework for 2D & 3D Shape Retrieval
Jiantao Pu and Karthik Ramani

106
A CSC Based Classification Method For CT Bone Images
Patrick Sturm, Lutz Priese and Haojun Wang

133
Graph Cut Based Multiple View Segmentation for 3D Reconstruction
Mario Sormann, Christopher Zach and Konrad Karner

42
Exploring Boundary Concavities in Active Contours and Surfaces
Julien Mille, Romuald Boné, Pascal Makris and Hubert Cardot

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