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If you missed SIGGRAPH 2017 watch a selection of recorded Live Streaming Sessions.

IEEE TVCG Session on Advances in Virtual and Augmented Reality 

3D World

NVIDIA

Tuesday, 1 August, 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm, Los Angeles Convention Center, Los Angeles Convention Center - Theatre 411
Session Chair: Dieter Schmalstieg, Technische Universität Graz

Optimal Camera Placement for Motion Capture Systems

This talk introduces and compares two methods for camera placement, based on target-point visibility in the presence of dynamic occlusions and on distribution of views of target points, respectively.

Pooya Rahimian

University of Iowa

Joseph K. Kearney

University of Iowa

The Problem of Persistence With Rotating Displays

This talk investigates the perceptual problems caused by display persistence and demonstrates a modified 3D rotation-display controller architecture for driving a high-speed digital display that minimizes  latency and persistence.

Matthew Regan

Monash University 



Gavin S. P. Miller

Adobe Systems Inc.

Wide-Field-Of-View Varifocal Near-Eye Display Using See-Through Deformable Membrane Mirrors

This talk presents a new wide field-of-view, gaze-tracked near-eye display for augmented reality applications. Experiments have demonstrated its potential benefits for near-eye see-through displays.

David Dunn
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Cary Tippets
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Kent Torell

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Petr Kellnhofer
Max-Planck-Institut für Informatik

Kaan Aksit
NVIDIA Research

Piotr Didyk
Max-Planck-Institut für Informatik

Karol Myszkowski
Max-Planck-Institut für Informatik

David Luebke
NVIDIA Research

Henry Fuchs
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

MR360: Mixed-Reality Rendering for 360° Panoramic Videos

This talk presents a novel immersive system that provides interactive mixed-reality experiences using a conventional low-dynamic-range 360° panoramic video shown in head-mounted displays.

Taehyun Rhee
Victoria University of Wellington

Lohit Petikam

Victoria University of Wellington

Benjamin Allen
Victoria University of Wellington

Andrew Chalmers

Victoria University of Wellington