Computer Animation 2001

Seoul, Korea
November 7th-8th, 2001


The Computer Graphics Society (CGS) and IEEE Computer Society are pleased to announce the organization of COMPUTER ANIMATION 2001 in Seoul, Korea. This 14th conference on Computer Animation is organized by Graphics & Media Lab at Seoul National University.

Topics of Interest

The topics of interest in Computer Animation 2001 include but are not limited to:
Motion control
Keyframe technique
Motion capture
Path planning
Physics-based animation
Virtual humans and avatars
Image rendering in animation
Animation languages and systems
Behavioral animation
Artificial life
VCE (Virtual Collaborative Environments)
Animation for scientific visualization
Animation in engineering
Motion blur and temporal antialising
A. I. - based animation
Robotics and animation
Virtual reality
Autonomous characters and actors
Sound and speech synchronization
Vision techniques in animation
Special hardware for animation
Medical Applications
Real-time simulation, animation and Visualization

Important Dates

30 April  2001  Paper Submission Deadline
16 July 2001 Notification of Acceptance
31 August 2001 Camera Ready Papers Due
13 October 2001 Early Registration Deadline and Hotel Reservation Deadline
7 November 2001 Start of Computer Animation 2001

Paper Submission Procedures

Submissions should be made electronically, in PDF format only.  

An electronic version should be submitted by April 30, 2001 to our submission page. Papers must be prepared in such a way that ensures they will print anywhere. Thus, you should avoid using special fonts. Please do not include color figures unless it is really necessary.

Authors will be notified by July 16, 2001. Camera-ready papers are due by August 31, 2001. All accepted papers will appear in the proceedings published by IEEE Computer Society Press.

Paper format

Original unpublished papers of up to 12 pages (single-spaced, 12 points, including figures, tables and references) are invited. Manuscripts must be written in English. The first part of the paper should include a title, an abstract, keywords, and author's information (name, title, affiliation, address, phone and fax numbers, e-mail address). If your paper contains an animation then it is required that you send 4 CD-ROMs or 4  videotapes (in VHS NTSC format) - postal mail address is below.

All papers will be reviewed carefully by the International Program Committee members and by external reviewers.

Notifications to Authors and Camera Ready Copy

The contact author will be notified of the outcome of the refereeing process by June 30, 2001. 

The camera ready copy should be sent by August 31, 2001. Details on the camera ready form is provided at author kit page.

Call For Participation

Program Registration & Hotel Information Social Event & Transportation

Conference Chairs:

Hyeong-Seok Ko 
School of Electrical Engineering
Seoul National University

Nadia Magnenat-Thalmann
University of Geneva
Geneva, Switzerland

Program Chairs: 

Norman I. Badler 
Dept. of Computer and Information Science 
Univ. of Pennsylvania 

Daniel Thalmann 
Computer Graphics Lab (EPFL-LIG)
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology

Program Committee:

N. Ayache, INRIA, France
N. Badler, UPenn, USA
A. Blake, Microsoft, UK
M. Brand, Mitsubishi, USA
A. Bruderlin, SONY, USA
I. Carlbom, Lucent, USA
D. DeCarlo, Rutgers, USA
J. Duncan, Yale Univ., USA
D. Ebert, Purdue Univ., USA
N. Foster, PDI, USA
P. Fua, EPFL, Switzerland
M. Gleicher, Univ. Wisconsin - Madison, USA
C. Bregler, Stanford, USA
J. Gomes, IMPA, Brazil
L. Guibas, Stanford, USA
D. Haumann, PIXAR, USA
J. Hodgins, CMU, USA
R. Herpers, U. of Applied Sciences Rhein-Sieg, Germany
I. Kakadiaris, Univ. of Houston, USA
P. Kalra, IIT-Delhi, INDIA
A. Kaufman, SUNY Stony Brook, USA
H. Ko, Seoul National Univ., Korea
T. L. Kunii, Japan
S. Y. Lee, POSTECH, Korea
M. Lin, UNC, USA
B. Loftin, Old Dominion Univ., USA
N. Magnenat-Thalmann, U. Geneva, Switzerland
D. Manocha, UNC, USA
D. Metaxas, UPenn, USA
F. Parke, Texas A&M University, USA
N. Patrikalakis, MIT, USA
Z. Popovic, U. Washington, USA
H. Qin, SUNY Stony Brook, USA
L. Rosenblum, Office of Naval Research, USA
S. Sclaroff, BU, USA
S. Y. Shin, KAIST, Korea
Y. G. Shin, Seoul National Univ., Korea
J. Stam, Alias Wavefront, USA
Y. Suenaga, Nagoya Univ., Japan
B. Takacs, Virtual Celebrity, USA
D. Terzopoulos, New York Univ., USA
D. Thalmann, EPFL-LIG, Switzerland
M. van de Panne, Univ. of Toronto, Canada
B. Vemuri, Univ. of Florida, USA
L. Velho, IMPA, Brazil
Y. Wu, Mitsubishi, USA

Send Queries to: 

CA 2001 secretariats
Tel: +82-2-880-1804  Fax: +82-2-882-4656

Postal Mail Address: 

Graphics & Media Lab.
School of Electrical Engineering #001
Seoul National University
San 56-1, Shillim-dong, Kwanak-ku, Seoul, Korea 151-742