Important dates:

August 15, 2008
Title & Abstract (optional)

September 26, 2008
Extended Deadline for Full Paper Submission

November 7, 2008
First Notification

December 5, 2008
Revised Paper Due

December 26, 2008



Sunday, 22nd February:
7:30 - 8:30 Registration and Welcome Reception

Monday, 23rd February:
8:30 - 8:45 Introduction V. Pascucci, X. Tricoche, H. Hagen
8:45 - 9:45 Theoretical Keynote: Herbert Edelsbrunner
10:00 - 10:15 Morning break
10:15 - 12:15 Second morning session
  1. Jan Reininghaus and Ingrid Hotz. Combinatorial 2D Vector Field Topology Extraction and Simplification
  2. A. Wiebel, R. Chan, C. Wolf, A. Robitzki, A. Stevens and G. Scheuermann, Topological Flow Structures in a Mathematical Model for Rotation-Mediated Cell Aggregation
  3. Jaya Sreevalsan-Nair, Cornelia Auer, Bernd Hamann and Ingrid Hotz. Eigenvector-based Interpolation and Segmentation of 2D Tensor Fields
  4. Harald Obermainer, Jörg Kuhnert, Martin Hering-Bertram and Hans Hagen. Stream Volume Segmentation of Grid-less Flow Simulation
12:30 - 13:45 Lunch Break (each one on its own)
14:00 - 16:00 First afternoon session
  1. Suthambhara N and Vijay Natarajan. Simplification of Jacobi sets
  2. Attila Gyulassy, Peer-Timo Bremer, Bernd Hamann and Valerio Pascucci. Practical Considerations in Morse-Smale Complex Computation
  3. Herbert Edelsbrunner and Amit Patel. The Stability of Contours
  4. Dominique Attali, Marc Glisse, Samuel Hornus, Francis Lazarus and Dmitriy Morozov. Persistence-sensitive simplification of functions on surfaces in linear time
16:00 - 16:15 Afternoon break
16:15 - 18:15 Second afternoon session
  1. Chandrajit Bajaj, Andrew Gillette, Samrat Goswami and Bong June Kwon. Complementary Space for Enhanced Uncertainty and Dynamics Visualization
  2. Filip Sadlo, Alessandro Rigazzi and Ronald Peikert. Time-Dependent Visualization of Lagrangian Coherent Structures by Grid Advection
  3. Patric Keller, Oliver Kreylos, Marek Vanco, Martin Hering-Bertram, Eric Cowgill, Louise Kelogg, Bernd Hamann and Hans Hagen. Extracting and Visualizing Structural Features Within Environmental Point Cloud LiDaR Data Sets
  4. Jared Hoberock, Samuel Hornus and John Hart. On Constructing and Visualizing the Topological Structure of the Visibility and Radiance of Architectural Models
19:30 - 20:30 TopoInVis dinner

Tuesday, 24th February:
8:45 - 9:45 Applied Keynote Jackie Chen
10:00 - 10:15 Morning Break
10:15 - 12:15 Second morning session
  1. Ajith Mascarenhas, Ray Grout, Peer-Timo Bremer, Valerio Pascucci, Evatt Hawkes and Jacqueline Chen. Topological feature extraction for comparison of length scales in terascale combustion simulation data
  2. Sebastian Grottel, Carlos A. Dietrich, João L. D. Comba and Thomas Ertl. Topological Extraction and Tracking of Defects in Crystal Structures
  3. Gunther Weber, Peer-Timo Bremer, Marcus Day, John Bell and Valerio Pascucci. Feature Tracking Using Reeb Graphs
  4. Scott Dillard, Dan Thoma and Bernd Hamann. Reconstructing Cell Complexes From Cross-sections
12:30 - 13:45 Lunch Break (each one on its own)
14:00 - 16:00 First afternoon session
  1. Fabien Vivodtzev, Georges-Pierre Bonneau, Stefanie Hahmann and Hans Hagen. Substructure Topology Preserving Simplication of Tetrahedral Meshes
  2. Jens Kasten, Ingrid Hotz, Bernd Noack and Hans-Christian Hege. On the Extraction of Long-living Features in Unsteady Fluid Flows
  3. Lidija Comic and Leila De Floriani. Modeling and simplifying Morse complexes in arbitrary dimensions
  4. Tino Weinkauf, Holger Theisel, Jan Sahner and Hans-Christian Hege. UFEA: Unified Feature Extraction Architecture
16:00 - 16:15 Afternoon break
16:15 - 17:45 Second afternoon session
  1. Thomas Peters, Lance Miller, Alexander Russell and Kirk Jordan. Foundations for Visualizing 1-Manifolds
  2. Andrzej Azymczak. A categorical approach to contour, split and join trees with application to airway segmentation
  3. Matthias Nieser, Felix Kälberer and Konrad Polthier. Stripe Parameterization of Tubular Surfaces
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