News in 2014

December 27, 2014
We had an end of year party.

December 18~20, 2014
Sekil attended the 41st KIISE Winter Conference (한국정보과학회 제41회 동계학술발표회) held in Phoenix Park, Pyeongchang, Korea. He presented a paper titled "Real-time Simulation of Seas and Swells (풍파와 너울에 대한 실시간 시뮬레이션)" (authors: Sekil Park, Jaeyong Oh, and Jinah Park). Also he and Prof. Park won a distinguished paper award from KIISE. Congratulations!

December 10~12, 2014
Prof. Park, Deokjae, and Taeho attended HCI Korea 2015 held in Seoul, Korea. Deokjae presented a paper titled "Haptic Rendering for 2D Application Interface by On-the-fly Layer Interpretation of GUI Element Images (GUI 요소 기반 이미지의 즉석 다층 해석을 통한 2D 인터페이스의 햅틱 렌더링)" (authors: Deok-Jae Song and Jinah Park). Also Taeho gave a presentation titled "3D interaction methods for medical applications: from the concept to the evaluation" at the doctoral consortium.

December 3~6, 2014
Seokyeol attended SIGGRAPH Asia 2014 held in Shenzhen, China. He presented a poster titled "A SPH-based dissolution behavior model for real-time fluid-solid interaction" (authors: Seokyeol Kim and Jinah Park).

November 27, 2014
The 36th CGV Seminar Series was held by Prof. Myung Geol Choi (Catholic University of Korea). He gave a talk titled "Communicating about Human Motion with Computer".

November 25, 2014
The 35th CGV Seminar Series was held by Prof. Soo-Mi Choi (Sejong University, Korea). She gave a talk titled "Virtual Make-up (스케치 기반의 사실적인 얼굴 주름 생성 및 응용)".

November 11~13, 2014
Prof. Park and Deokjae attended VRST 2014 held at University of Edinburgh, UK. Deokjae presented a paper titled "AnyHaptics: A Haptic Plug-in for Existing Interactive 3D Graphics Applications" (authors: Deok-Jae Song and Jinah Park).

November 6, 2014
Deokjae attended ICFW 2014 held in Busan, Korea. He presented a paper titled "Distributed P2P-based Global Illumination for Multi-Users of Real-Time Rendering" (authors: Deok-Jae Song and Jinah Park).

October 26~31, 2014
We attended the 15th Germany-Korea Joint Workshop on Medical Image Analysis and Cognition-Guided Surgery. Jaeil gave a presentation titled "Current research on 3D organ shape modeling and its applications". Also we hosted KAIST Satellite Workshop held in Daejeon.

October 16~17, 2014
Prof. Park, Hojin, and Youngju attended the 6th International Symposium on Biomedical Simulation (ISBMS 2014) held in IRCAD, Strasbourg. France. Hojin presented a paper titled "Brain Ventricular Morphology Analysis Using a Set of Ventricular-Specific Feature Descriptors" (authors: Jaeil Kim, Hojin Ryoo, Maria del C. Valdés Hernández, Natalie A. Royle, and Jinah Park).

September 15, 2014
Deokjae won an outstanding TA award for spring semester 2014. Congratulations!

August 27, 2014
Prof. Park, Jaeil, Uitae, Hojin, and Eunbi participated in X-ray CT Recon Summer School (바이오영상신호처리 여름학교) held in KAIST. They gave a lecture about medical image visualization, segmentation and registration using ITK and VTK.

August 21, 2014
We attended the 7th Korea Haptics Community Workshop (제7회 한국 햅틱스 연구회 워크샵) held in Kangwon National University, Chuncheon, Korea. Deokjae gave a presentation and a demonstration titled "Haptic Plug-in for Existing Interactive 3D Graphics Applications (기존 대화형 3D 그래픽 어플리케이션을 위한 햅틱 플러그인)", and Yongwan gave a presentation titled "Virtual Environment Design Methodologies for Natural Hand Interaction (자연스러운 핸드 인터랙션을 위한 가상 환경 디자인 방법론)".

August 2014
Yongwan received Ph.D. Congratulations!

July 19, 2014
Prof. Park attended the 3rd ISSiS(International Society for Simulation Surgery) Symposium held in Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea. She gave a talk titled "Virtual Reality coming from Medical Images".

July 14~18, 2014
We attended KCGS 2014 (한국컴퓨터그래픽스학회 2014 학술대회) held in Daemyung Resort, Byeonsan, Korea. Prof. Park served as a co-chair of the conference, and most of our lab members did voluntary works. Also Deokjae presented a paper titled "Haptic Plug-in for Existing Interactive 3D Graphics Applications (기존 대화형 3D 그래픽 어플리케이션을 위한 햅틱 플러그인)" (authors: Deok-Jae Song and Jinah Park), and Joong-youn presented a paper titled "Cache Enhancement Methods for Fast Pathline Computation Based on Ellipsoidal Distance Function (빠른 패스라인 생성을 위한 타원체 거리함수 기반 캐시 성능 향상 기법)" (authors: Joong-Youn Lee and Jinah Park).

July 11~12, 2014
We attended the 28th KSIIM Workshop (2014년도 대한의학영상정보학회 학술대회) held in  Seoul National University Dental Hospital, Korea. Prof. Park gave an opening address of the KAIST Research Group of Future Emerging Technology on Medical Imaging Session. Also a collaborated work titled "Classification of EMCI & LMCI in Alzheimer's Disease Using Structural MRI and DTI" with CNI Lab (Dept. of Bio and Brain Engineering, KAIST) was presented at the session.

July 9~11, 2014
Dr. Maria presented a paper titled "Automatic hippocampal multimodal assessment for studies of stroke and small vessel disease" (authors: Maria del C. Valdés Hernández, Jaeil Kim, Ian Whitteford, Xinyi Qiu, Joanna M. Wardlaw, and Jinah Park) at MIUA 2014 held in London, UK.

May 29~30, 2014
Seokyeol attended ICROS 2014 held in Daegu, Korea. He presented a poster titled "A Real-time Simulation Environment for Remotely Operated Underwater Vehicle with Particle-based Fluid Model (수중 로봇 제어 알고리즘 검증을 위한 파티클 기반의 실시간 유체 시뮬레이션 환경 구축)" (authors: Seokyeol Kim and Jinah Park).

May 24, 2014
We celebrated homecoming with our alumni.

May 14, 2014
The 34th CGV Seminar Series was held by Dr. Michael Friebe (Technical University Munich, Germany). He gave a talk titled "Translational Engineering for Clinically Relevant Innovation".

April 24, 2014
Taeho, Hojin, and Youngju attened to Korea Graphics World 2014 held in COEX, Seoul, Korea.

April 8~11, 2014
We attened to i-FAB 2014 held in Busan, Korea. Jaeil presented a poster titled "Template-based landmark and region mapping of bone" (authors: Jaeil Kim, Sang Gyo Seo, Dong Yeon Lee, and Jinah Park).

March 2014
Youngju and Eunbi joined CGV Lab. Welcome!

February 26, 2014
We have organized the 1st Monthly Meeting of KAIST Research Group of Future Emerging Technology on Medical Imaging.

February 22, 2014
We had the 2014 New Year's CGV Lab Workshop at KAIST.

February 21, 2014
Jinah Kim received Ph.D., and Seonggyu received M.S. Congratulations!

February 14, 2014
In celebration of the 43rd anniversary of KAIST’s founding, Prof. Park received ‘Excellence in Teaching Prize’, recognized for her outstanding achievements in education contribution to the development of KAIST.

February 12~14, 2014
We attended HCI Korea 2014 held in High1 Resort, Korea. We presented three papers during the conference. Also Seokyeol and Prof. Park won a distinguished paper award for a paper titled "Real-time Simulation of Haptic Interaction between Fluid Media and Soluble Objects based on Unified Particle Model (실시간 햅틱 상호작용을 위한 통합 입자 모델 기반의 유체 및 용해성 강체 시뮬레이션)".

January 21, 2014
Sang Gyo Seo, MD (Seoul National University Hospital, Korea) visited our lab. He gave a talk about the orthopedic surgery.