The Registration desk is at the 3rd floor of the building #5 at Institute of Software, Chinese Academy of Sciences.
The Registration time is from 8:20am to 17:00pm on May 21, 22 and 23, 2018.

May 212018


09:00 – 10:00Realistic ImmersionNatural Interaction
10:00 – 10:30Coffee Break
10:30 – 12:00Realistic Immersion (Cont.)Natural Interaction(Cont.)
12:00 – 14:00Lunch Break
14:00 – 15:00Realistic Immersion (Cont.)Natural Interaction(Cont.)
15:00 – 15:30Coffee Break
15:30 – 16:30Realistic Immersion (Cont.) Natural Interaction(Cont.)

May 22, 2018
09:00 – 09:15Opening Session
Room: Auditorium
09:15 – 10:00Keynote:
Robust SFM and SLAM in Challenging Environments
Hujun Bao, Zhejiang University, China
Chair: Enhua Wu, SKLCS, ISCAS and University of Macau, China
Room: Auditorium
10:00 – 10:15Coffee Break
10:15 – 12:00Session 1: Fluid, Deformation
Chair: Shiguang Liu
Session 2: Layout, Simulation
Chair: Hanqiu Sun
12:00 – 13:30Lunch Break
13:30 – 15:30Session 3: Emotion
Chair: Leonid Sigal
Session 4: Measurement, Representation
Chair: Sheng Li
15:30 – 16:00 Coffee Break
16:00 – 17:30Session 5: Communication
Chair: Sai-Keung Wong
Session 6: Navigation
Chair: Daseong Han
19:00 – 21:00CASA 2018 Conference Dinner

May 23, 2018

09:00 – 09:45
Animating Characters: Data-driven simulation and biped motion capture
Leonid Sigal, University of British Columbia, Canada
Chair: Daniel Thalmann, EPFL, Switzerland
Room: Auditorium
09:45 – 10:15Coffee Break
10:15 – 12:00Session 7: Augmented Reality
Chair: Yue Liu
Session 8: Grasping, Collaboration
Chair: Shihui Guo
12:00 – 13:30Lunch Break
13:30 – 15:30Session 9: Animation, Sound
Chair: Xiaogang Jin
Session 10: Virtual Characters
Chair: Jian Chang
15:30 – 16:00Coffee Break
16:00 – 17:00Session 11: Clothing
Chair: Kei Iwasak
Session 12: Modeling
Chair: Fei Hou
17:00 – 17:30Paper Award Ceremony and Closing Session
Room: Auditorium

Paper Sessions

Long paper (30 min presentation including questions)
Short paper (15 min presentation including questions)

Session 1: Fluid, Deformation

Chair: Shiguang Liu, Tianjin University

  • Jian Zhu, Yu Luo, Xiaohua Ren, Ruichu Cai, Zhifeng Hao, Hanqiu Sun and Enhua Wu. Synthetic Fluid Details for the Vorticity Loss in Advection
  • Junki Tsuruga and Kei Iwasaki. Sawtooth Cycle Revisited
  • Xiangyun Xiao, Cheng Yang and Xubo Yang. Adaptive Learning-based Projection Method for Smoke Simulation
  • Hui Zhao and Steven Gortler. Shape Deformation with a Stretching and Bending Energy (Short paper)

Session 2: Layout, Simulation

Chair: Hanqiu Sun, Chinese University of HongKong

  • Yinyu Nie, Jian Chang, Ehtzaz Chaudhry, Shihui Guo, Andi Smart and Jianjun Zhang. Semantic Modelling of Indoor Scenes with Support Inference from a Single Photograph
  • Zhuopeng Zhang and Shigeo Morishima. Thickness-aware Voxelization
  • Xingyu Lin, Mingxuan Chai, Sheng Li and Guoping Wang. Time-Varying Light Motion in Single Convergence
  • Seungchan Lim, Jaehyuk Shim, Hyejin Kim, Youngnoh Goh and Daseong Han. A Rowing Game Based on Motion Similarity of Two Players (Short paper)

Session 3: Emotion

Chair: Leonid Sigal, University of British Columbia

  • Zhen Liu, Tingting Liu,  Minhua Ma, Hui-Huang Hsu, Zhongrui Ni and Yanjie Chai. A perception-based emotion contagion model in crowd emergent evacuation simulation
  • Sai-Keung Wong and Po-Han Huang.Emotional Virtual Crowd on Task Completion in Virtual Markets
  • Fengchun Qiao, Zirui Jiao, Naiming Yao, Zhihao Li, Hui Chen and Hongan Wang. Emotional Facial Expression Transfer from A Single Image via Generative Adversarial Nets
  • Susana Castillo, Katharina Legde and Douglas W. Cunningham. The Semantic Space for Motion Captured Facial Expressions

Session 4: Measurement, Representation

Chair: Sheng Li, Peking University

  • Saishang Zhong, Zhong Xie, Weina Wang, Zheng Liu and Ligang Liu. Mesh Denoising via Total Variation and Weighted Laplacian Regularizations
  • Mandan Zhao and Xiangyang Hao. A Novel Distance Measurement Method Using Super-resolved Light Field Images
  • Tingting Li, Liying Yang, Meili Wang, Shihui Guo and Jian Chang. Visual Saliency based Bas-relief Generation with Symmetry Composition Rule
  • Hanling Zhang and Chenxing Xia. Saliency detection by aggregating complementary background template with foreground information (Short paper)
  • Guoliang Luo, Wei Zeng, Wenqiang Xie, Haopeng Lei and Chuhua Xian. An Image Representation for the 3D Face Synthesis (Short paper)

Session 5: Communication

Chair: Sai-Keung Wong, Chiao Tung University

  • Laura Frädrich, Fabrizio Nunnari, Maria Staudte and Alexis Heloir. (simulated) listener gaze in real-time spoken interaction
  • Wen Hai, Nisha Jain, Andrzej Wydra, Nadia Thalmann and Daniel Thalmann. Increasing the feeling of social presence by incorporating realistic interactions in multi-party VR (Short paper)
  • Zhaoqing Peng, Libo Zhang and Tiejian Luo. Learning to Communicate via Supervised Attentional Message Processing (Short paper)
  • Sin-Hwa Kang, David Krum, Peter Khooshabeh, Thai Phan and Chien-Yen Chang. Socio-Cultural Effects of Virtual Counseling Interviewers as Mediated by Smartphone Video Conferencing (Short paper)
  • Raoul Harel, Zerrin Yumak and Frank Dignum. Towards a generic framework for multi-party dialogue with virtual humans (Short paper)

Session 6: Navigation

Chair: Daseong Han, Handong Global University

  • Daseong Han, Junyong Noh and Joseph S. Shin. Physics-based Trajectory Optimization with Automatic Time Warping
  • Wanrong Huang, Yanzhen Wang and Xiaodong Yi. Distributed Coordination with Connectivity Maintenance for Nonholonomic Robots
  • Keyu Chen, Hai-Ning Liang, Yong Yue and Paul Craig. Infrared Motion Detection and Electromyographic Gesture Recognition for Navigating 3D Environments

Session 7: Augmented Reality

Chair: Yue Liu, Beijing Institute of Technology

  • Yaesol Kim, Hyun Jung Kim and Young J. Kim. Encountered-type Haptic Display for Large VR Environment using Per-plane Reachability Maps
  • Jinki Jung and Young Joong Ahn. Effects of Interface on Procedural Skill Transfer in Virtual Training: Lifeboat Launching Operation Study
  • Zhang Xiaoxi and Yin Yong. Design of Training Platform for Manned Submersible Vehicle Based on Virtual Reality Technology (Short paper)
  • Wankui Liu, Yue Liu and Hua Huang. A Mobile Augmented Reality System for Illumination Consistency with Fisheye Camera Based on Client-Server Model (Short paper)
  • Ruyu Liu, Jianhua Zhang, Kejie Yin, Jiaxin Wu, Ruihao Lin and Shengyong Chen. Instant SLAM Initialization for Outdoor Omnidirectional Augmented Reality (Short paper)

Session 8: Grasping, Collaboration

Chair: Shihui Guo, Xiameng University

  • Kiran Nasim and Young J. Kim. Physics-based Assistive Grasping for Robust Object Manipulation in Virtual Reality
  • Hsuan Chen and Sai-Keung Wong. Transporting Objects by Multi-Agent Cooperation in Crowd Simulation
  • Ye Pan, David Sinclair and Kenny Mitchell. Empowerment and Embodiment for Collaborative Mixed Reality Systems

Session 9: Animation, Sound

Chair: Xiaogang Jin, Zhejiang University

  • Yutong Wang, Luyuan Wang, Zhigang Deng and Xiaogang Jin. Sketch-based Shape-preserving Tree Animations
  • Yongtang Bao and Yue Qi. A Motion-field-based Data-driven Method for Hair Animation
  • Justin Jensen and Robert Burton. Fourveo: Integration of 4D Animation into Conventional 3D Animation Workflows
  • Kai Wang and Shiguang Liu. Example-based Synthesis for Sound of Ocean Waves Caused by Bubble Dynamics

Session 10: Virtual Characters

Chair: Jian Chang, Bournemouth University

  • Jae-In Hwang and Hyejin Kim. Manipulating Augmented Virtual Character using Dynamic Hierarchical Pointing Interface
  • Diego Monteiro, Hai-Ning Liang, Wenge Xu, Marvin Brucker, Vijayakumar Nanjappan and Yong Yue. Evaluating Enjoyment, Presence, and Emulator Sickness in VR Games based on First- and Third-Person Viewing Perspectives
  • Honglei Han, Kai Kuai and Guangzheng Fei. Player Experience Information Evaluation in 3D Virtual Environments (Short paper)
  • Samuel Carensac, Nicolas Pronost and Saida Bouakaz. Physics-based control of walking virtual characters in low frequency simulations (Short paper)

Session 11: Clothing

Chair: Kei Iwasak, Wakayama University

  • Nannan Wu, Zhigang Deng, Yue Huang, Dongliang Zhang and Xiaogang Jin. A Fast Garment Fitting Algorithm Using Skeleton Based Error Metric
  • Lan Chen, Juntao Ye, Liguo Jiang and Cheng-Cheng Ma. Synthesizing Cloth Wrinkles by CNN-based Geometry Image Super-resolution

Session 12: Modeling

Chair: Fei Hou, Institute of Software, Chinese Academy of Sciences

  • Lei Wang, Weiliang Meng, Runping Xi, Yanning Zhang, Xiaopeng Zhang and Ling Lu. Large-Scale 3D Point Cloud Classification Based On Feature Description Matrix By CNN (Short paper)
  • Zhiying Pan, Make Di, Jianhua Zhang and Suraj Ravi. Automatic Re-topology and UV Remapping for 3D Scanned Objects based on Neural Network (Short paper)
  • Penglei Ji, Ming Zeng and Xinguo Liu. Geometric Primitives Based RGB-D SLAM for Low-texture Environment
  • Zulun Zhu, Shaowu Yang, Huadong Dai and Fu Li. Loop Detection and Correction of 3D Laser-Based SLAM with Visual Information (Short paper)