Team Alice

Overall Objectives
Scientific Foundations
Application Domains
New Results
Contracts and Grants with Industry
Other Grants and Activities


Major publications by the team in recent years

L. Castanié, C. Mion, X. Cavin, B. Lévy.
Distributed Shared Memory for Roaming Large Volumes, in: IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics (proceedings Visualization 2006), 2006, vol. 12, no 5
G. Lecot, B. Lévy, L. Alonso, J.-C. Paul.
Master-Element Vector Irradiance for Large Tessellated Models, in: Graphite conf. proc., ACM, 2005, p. 315-322.
G. Lecot, B. Lévy.
ARDECO: Automatic Region DEtection and Conversion, in: Eurographics Symposium on Rendering, 2006-07-30, Chypre, 2006
B. Lévy, G. Caumon, S. Conreaux, X. Cavin.
Circular Incident Edge Lists: A Data Structure for Rendering Complex Unstructured Grids, in: IEEE Visualization 2001, San-Diego, USA, IEEE, Oct 2001.
B. Lévy.
Laplace-Beltrami Eigenfunctions: Towards an Algorithm that Understands Geometry, in: IEEE International Conference on Shape Modeling and Applications, 2006-06-14, Japan, 2006
B. Lévy, S. Petitjean, N. Ray, J. Maillot.
Least Squares Conformal Maps for Automatic Texture Atlas Generation, in: SIGGRAPH, ACM, Jul 2002.
W. C. Li, N. Ray, B. Lévy.
Automatic and Interactive Mesh to T-Spline Conversion, in: EG/ACM Symposium on Geometry Processing, 2006-06-26, Italy, 2006
N. Ray, W. C. Li, B. Lévy, A. Sheffer, P. Alliez.
Periodic Global Parameterization, in: ACM Transaction on Graphics, 2006
A. Sheffer, B. Lévy, M. Mogilnitsky, A. Bogomyakov.
ABF++ : Fast and Robust Angle Based Flattening, in: ACM Transactions on Graphics, Apr 2004.

Publications of the year

Books and Monographs

B. Levy, D. Manocha (editors)
SPM '07: Proceedings of the 2007 ACM symposium on Solid and physical modeling, ACM , New York, NY, USA, 2007.

Doctoral dissertations and Habilitation theses

W. Dong.
Algorithmes pour la Simulation Visuelle de Scènes Naturelles, Ph. D. Thesis, Université Henri Poincaré - Nancy I, 05 2007
R. Toledo.
Visualisation interactive de modeles complexes avec les cartes graphiques programmables, Ph. D. Thesis, INPL, 10 2007.

Articles in refereed journals and book chapters

L. Alonso, E. M. Reingold.
Average-Case Lower Bounds for the Plurality Problem, in: ACM Transactions on Algorithms, 2007
L. Alonso, E. M. Reingold.
Determining Plurality, in: ACM Transactions on Algorithms, 2007
N. Ray, B. Vallet, W.-C. Li, B. Levy.
N-Symmetry Direction Field Design, in: ACM Transactions on Graphics - accepted pending revisions, 2007.

Publications in Conferences and Workshops

L. Buatois, G. Caumon, B. Lévy.
Concurrent Number Cruncher : An Efficient Sparse Linear Solver on the GPU, in: High Performance Computation Conference, Houston United States, 2007
W. Dong, N. Zhou, J.-C. Paul.
Optimized Tile-Based Texture Synthesis, in: Graphics Interface, Montréal, Canada, 05 2007
R. Toledo, B. Lévy, J.-C. Paul.
Iterative Methods for Visualization of Implicit Surfaces on GPU, in: ISVC, International Symposium on Visual Computing, Lake Tahoe United States, 2007
R. Toledo, B. Wang, B. Lévy.
Geometry Textures, in: SIBGRAPI, Belo Horizonte Brazil, 2007
R. Zayer, B. Lévy, H.-P. Seidel.
Linear Angle Based Parameterization, in: ACM/EG Symposium on Geometry Processing, Barcelone Spain, 2007


M. Botsch, M. Pauly, L. Kobbelt, P. Alliez, B. Lévy, S. Bischoff, C. Röossl.
Geometric Modeling Based on Polygonal Meshes - SIGGRAPH 2007 Course Notes, 2007
K. Hormann, B. Lévy, A. Sheffer.
Mesh Parameterization: Theory and Practice - SIGGRAPH 2007 Course Notes, 2007

References in notes

F. J. Bossen, P. S. Heckbert.
A Pliant Method for Anisotropic Mesh Generation, in: 5th Intl. Meshing Roundtable, October 1996, p. 63–74.
H. Cheng, T. Dey, H. Edelsbrunner, J. Sullivan.
Dynamic skin triangulation, in: Discrete and Computational Geometry, 2001, no 25, p. 525-568.
D. Cohen-Steiner, P. Alliez, M. Desbrun.
Variational Shape Approximation, in: Computer Graphics (Siggraph), ACM, 2004.
Dong, M. Garland, T. Bremmer, J. Hart.
Spectral Surface Quadrangulation, in: ACM Transactions on Graphics (SIGGRAPH Conference Proceedings), 2006.
H. Edelsbrunner.
Deformable smooth surface design, in: Discrete and Computational Geometry, 1999, no 21, p. 87-115.
J. Kajiya.
The Rendering Equation, in: Computer Graphics (Siggraph), 1986.
M. Reuter, F.-E. Wolter, N. Peinecke.
Laplace-Beltrami Spectra as "Shape-DNA" of Surfaces and Solids, in: CAD Journal, 2005.
P. Schroeder.
Wavelet Methods for Global Illumination, Ph. D. Thesis, Princeton University, 1994.
G. Taubin.
A Signal processing approach to fair surface design, in: SIGGRAPH Conference Proceedings, ACM, 1995, p. 351–358.