The DGP is happy to welcome the incoming class of graduate students to the lab: Ryan McDonald, Raymond Lei, Rabia Aslam, Rinat Abdrashitov, Haijun Xia, and Liviu-Mihai Calin. Welcome to the lab, and best of luck with your research!
Congratulations to Prof. Kutulakos and Sotiris Nousias! Their paper “A Theory of Fermat Paths for Non-Line-of-Sight Shape Reconstruction” received the best paper award at CVPR 2019.
We are delighted to welcome Prof. Otmar Hilliges from ETH Zurich to talk about his recent research about Virtual and Mixed Reality. Title: Quo Vadis Augmented Reality? Abstract: Virtual and Mixed Reality (XR) holds the promise to significantly change the … read more
Prof. Karan Singh was one of the recipients of the 2018 President’s Impact Award. You can find details about the award here Congrats Karan!
Prof. Hossein Rahnama of Ryerson University will be giving a TUX talk on Feb 26 at DGP. More information about the 2018/2019 Tux presentation series is available on the official Tux website.
Jos Stam, DGP graduate and adjunct professor, has won his third Oscar for his work on subdivision surfaces at the Academy’s Scientific and Technical Awards. U of T News has a write-up here: https://www.utoronto.ca/news/and-oscar-goes-u-t-educated-graphics-whiz
There is a write-up on Prof. Grossman’s and Rahul’s work on software design for 2d/3d sketching in augmented reality. https://www.utoronto.ca/news/u-t-and-autodesk-researchers-design-2d-3d-software-augmented-reality-drawing
Ron Baecker: AI Deployments Accelerate Without Sufficient Intelligence: Opportunities for HCI Research 2018-03-27 12:30 at DGP: BCIT, 5th Floor Abstract After 35 years of ups and downs, AI finally achieved in the last two decades triumphs over the worlds best … read more
Marcelo Coelho: Materializing Interaction 2018-03-13 12:30 at MaRS Abstract As technology advances and we progress towards a world imbued with computation, how will we create programmable objects and spaces that are responsive and can take full advantage of our senses? … read more
Ishtiaque Ahmed and Fanny Chevalier: “Designing for Voice” and “Make our society think again: Cultivating critical thinking through visualization education” 2018-02-27 12:30 at DGP: BCIT, 5th Floor Â Â Â Ishtiaque Ahmed Abstract Voice refers to a personâ€™s ability to … read more
Mary Lou Maher: Designing for Gesture and Tangible Interaction 2018-02-13 12:30 at MaRS Â Abstract Interactive technology is increasingly integrated with physical objects that do not have a traditional keyboard and mouse style of interaction, and many do not … read more