Salento AVR 2014


Wednesday 17 September


8,30 – 10,00     Registration


10,00 – 11,15     Tutorial 1
Lucio Tommaso De Paolis – University of Salento, Italy
Virtual Reality and Augmented Visualization in Medicine and Surgery


11,30 – 12,45     Tutorial 2
Marcello Carrozzino – PERCRO, Scuola S. Anna, Italy
Development of Immersive VR Applications Using XVR


15,00 – 15,15     Opening Session


15,15 – 16,15     Keynote Speech 1
Patrick Bourdot – University Paris-Sud, France
Fully immersive modification of native CAD data during project reviews: recent results & remaining issues


16,30 – 18,00     Session 1 – Education
Chair: Marcello Carrozzino – PERCRO, Scuola S. Anna, Italy

Chifu Lin A MAR Game Design via a Remote Control Module
Ausra Vidugiriene, Aistė Pranckevičienė, Egidijus Vaškevičius, Minija Tamošiūnaitė Investigation on player and virtual environment interaction
Giuseppe Airo Farulla, Ludovico Orlando Russo, Chiara Pintor, Daniele Pianu, Giorgio Micotti, Alice Rita Salgarella, Domenico Camboni, Marco Controzzi, Cristian Cipriani, Calogero Maria Oddo, Stefano Rosa, Marco Indaco Real-time single camera hand gesture recognition system for remote deafblind communication
Inam Ur Rehman, Sehat Ullah, Ihsan Rabbi Measuring the student’s success rate using a constraint based multi-modal virtual assembly environment
Numan Ali, Sehat  Ullah, Ihsan Rabbi, Aftab Alam The effect of multimodal virtual chemistry laboratory on students learning improvement


Thursday 18 September


9,00 – 10,00     Keynote Speech 2
Krzysztof Walczak – Poznan University, Poland
Simplifying creation of VR/AR applications for domain experts


10,00 – 11,15     Session 2 – Medicine
Chair: Lucio Tommaso De Paolis – University of Salento, Italy

Giuseppe Lo Presti, Cinzia Freschi, Sara Sinceri, Girolamo Morelli, Mauro Ferrari, Vincenzo Ferrari Virtual Reality surgical navigation system for Holmium Laser Enucleation of the Prostate
Lucio Tommaso De Paolis, Francesco Ricciardi, Francesco Giuliani Development of a Serious Game for Laparoscopic Suture Training
Ravil Muhamedyev, Vlad Gladkikh, Viktor Gopeyenko, Yevgeniya Daineko, Alma Mansharipova, Elena Muhamedyeva, Aleksejs V. Gopejenko A method of Three-Dimensional Visualization of molecular processes of apoptosis
Roberto Franchini, Francesco Conversano, Paola Pisani, Ernesto Casciaro, Marco Di Paola, Sergio Casciaro Preliminary clinical validation of a new method for automatic 3D reconstruction of hepatic vessel network for surgical planning.


11,30 – 12,30     Session 3 – Medicine
Chair: Paolo Proietti – MIMOS, Italy

Tiago Ribeiro, Paulo Roberto J. Reis, Geraldo Braz Junior, Anselmo C. Paiva, Aristófanes C. Silva, Ivana M. O. Maia, Antonio S. Araújo AGITO: Virtual Reality Environment For Power Systems Substations Operators Training
Bruno Carpentieri Lossless Compression of Multidimensional Medical Images for Augmented Reality Applications
Pietro Cipresso Low-Cost Motion-Tracking for Computational Psychometrics based on Virtual Reality


15,00 – 16,15     Session 4 – Augmented & Mixed Reality
Chair: Crzysztof Walczak – Poznan University, Poland

Michael Boniface, Simon Crowle, Benjamin Poussard, Stylianos Asteriadis A design and evaluation framework for a tele-immersive mixed reality platform
Muhammad Asad, Greg Slabaugh Hand Orientation Regression using Random Forest for Augment Reality
Paulo Roberto Jansen dos Reis, Daniel Lima Gomes Junior, Antônio Sérgio de Araújo, Geraldo Braz Junior, Aristófanes Correa Silva, Anselmo Cardoso de Paiva Visualization of Power Systems Based on Panoramic Augmented Environments
Federico Manuri A Workflow Analysis for Implementing AR-Based Maintenance Procedures


16,30 – 18,00     Session 5 – Augmented & Mixed Reality
Chair: Lucio Tommaso De Paolis – University of Salento, Italy

Anna Syberfeldt, Magnus Holm, Oscar Danielsson, Tom Ekblom Augmented Reality at the Industrial Shop-Floor
Lode Jorissen, Steven Maesen, Ashish Doshi, Philippe Bekaert Robust Global Tracking using a Seamless Structured Pattern of Dots
Francesco Capozzi, Valerio Lorizzo, Gianfranco Modoni, Marco Sacco Lightweight Augmented Reality Tools for Lean Procedures in Future Factories
Nick Michiels, Lode Jorissen, Jeroen Put, Philippe Bekaert Interactive Augmented Omnidirectional Video with Realistic Lighting
Patrizia Schettino Now I want to touch the place. Immersion and engagement in augmentaed digital stereoscopic panorama


Friday 19 September


9,00 – 10,00     Keynote Speech 3
Davide Borra –, Italy
Virtual Worlds: a Perfect Convergence between Real and Virtual Life


10,00 – 11,15     Session 6 – Cultural Heritage
Chair: Davide Borra –, Italy

Giuseppe Caggianese, Pietro Neroni, Luigi Gallo Natural Interaction and Wearable Augmented Reality for the Enjoyment of the Cultural Heritage in Outdoor Conditions
Heiko Herrmann, Emiliano Pastorelli Virtual Reality Visualization for Photogrammetric 3D Reconstructions of Cultural Heritage
Alessandro Fiore, Luigi Manco, Luca Mainetti, Palmalisa Marra Augmented Reality for Allowing Time Navigation in Cultural Tourism Experiences: A Case Study
Sara Invitto, Italo Spada, Dario Turco, Genuario Belmonte Easy Perception Lab: Evolution, Brain and Virtual and Augmented Reality in Museum Environment


11,30 – 13,00     Session 7 – Visualization & 3D Modeling
Chair: Patrick Bourdot – University Paris-Sud, France

Krzysztof Walczak, Jakub Flotyński On-demand Generation of 3D Content Based on Semantic Meta-scenes
Andrea Brogni Moka: Designing a Simple Scene Graph Library for Cluster-Based Virtual Reality Systems
Alessandro Zocco, Salvatore Livatino, Lucio Tommaso De Paolis Stereoscopic-3D Vision to Improve Situational Awareness in Military Operations
Silvio Del Pizzo Roll and Pitch Estimation Using Visual Horizon Recognition
Ihsan Rabbi, Sehat Ullah 3D Model Visualization and Interaction using a Cubic Fiducial Marker


15,00 – 15,30     Poster Presentations
Chair: Antonio Mongelli – University of Salento, Italy

David Vanoni, Li Ge, Falko Kuester Intuitive Visualization of Reflectance Transformation Imaging for Interactive Analysis of Cultural Artifacts
Angel Chi-Poot, Anabel Martin-Gonzalez Euclidean Vectors in Physics Education using Augmented Reality
Francesco Carotenuto, Ugo Erra, Vittorio Scarano SLAM map application for tracking lights on car dashboards
Stéphane Côté A live Augmented Reality Tool for Facilitating Interpretation of 2D Construction Drawings
Rosanna Maria Viglialoro, Sara Condino, Marco Gesi, Mauro Ferrari, Vincenzo Ferrari Augmented Reality simulator for laparoscopic cholecystectomy training
Steven Maesen, Yunjun Liu, Patrik Goorts, Philippe Bekaert A Practical and Inexpensive Positioning System for Mobile AR Applications
Arnis Cirulis Designing an interactive and augmented 3D environment with passive tactile feedback for veterinary training.
Ausra Vidugiriene, Edgaras Ščiglinskas Investigation on human attentiveness to video clips using Neurosky and LIRIS-ACCEDE database
Ana Planells, Jaume Segura, Salvador Cerdá, Alicia Giménez, Rosa Cibrián Virtual acoustic reconstruction of the church at the lost monastery of Santa Maria de la Murta


15,30 – 16,30     Poster Session


16,30 – 16,45     Closing Session