Publications: Theses & Dissertations

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Research
Themes:
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RT-1: NPR
(6)

RT-2: SBIM
(4)

RT-3: Vis&VA
(4)

RT-4: M&S
(5)

RT-5: HDCI
(10)

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Curve Synthesis by Example.
MSc Thesis,
Department of Computer Science,
University of Calgary
Canada. 2006/08.

  • RT-1: NPR
  • Supv: Costa Sousa / Samavati

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Precise Ink Illustrations of Polygonal Models.
MSc Thesis,
Department of Computer Science,
University of Calgary
Canada. 2005/03.

  • RT-1: NPR
  • Supv: Costa Sousa / Wyvill

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Using Multi-Agent Systems for
Illustrative Rendering of Implicit Surfaces
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PhD Dissertation,
Department of Computer Science,
University of Calgary
Canada. 2007.

  • RT-1: NPR
  • Supv: Wyvill / Costa Sousa

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Illustrative 3D Contouring.
MSc Thesis,
Institute of Informatics,
UFRGS - Federal U. of Rio Grande do Sul
Brazil, 2008.

  • RT-1: NPR
  • Supv: Freitas (UFRGS) / Costa Sousa

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Non-Photorealistic Rendering of Implicit Surfaces.
MSc Thesis,
School of Computer Science and Engineering,
Technical University of Lisbon.
Portugal, 2007.

  • RT-1: NPR
  • Supv: Jorge (TU-Lisbon) / Costa Sousa

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Non-Photorealistic Rendering.
MSc Thesis,
School of Computer Science and Engineering,
Technical University of Lisbon.
Portugal, 2007.

  • RT-1: NPR
  • Supv: Jorge (TU-Lisbon) / Costa Sousa

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3D Geological Modeling from
Concept Sketches and Annotations
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PhD Dissertation,
Department of Computer Science,
University of Calgary
Canada. 2017.

  • RT-2: SBIM
  • Supv: Costa Sousa / Samavati

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Hybrid Sketch-based and
Procedural Modeling of Plants
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MSc Thesis,
Department of Computer Science,
University of Calgary
Canada. 2007.

  • RT-2: SBIM
  • Supv: Costa Sousa / Prusinkiewicz

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Sketch-Based Modeling of
Parametric Surfaces using Few Strokes
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MSc Thesis,
Department of Computer Science,
University of Calgary
Canada. 2006/03.

  • RT-2: SBIM
  • Supv: Costa Sousa / Samavati

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On Sketches for Modeling.
PhD Dissertation,
IMPA (Visgraf)
Brazil. 2011/01.

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  • RT-2: SBIM
  • Supv: de Figueiredo (IMPA) / Costa Sousa

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- Publications:

  • Vital Brazil et al. ['10(a, b), '14, '15]

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Multidimensional Projection Visualization:
Control-points Selection and
Inverse Projection Exploration
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PhD Dissertation,
Department of Computer Science,
University of Calgary
Canada. 2016

  • RT-3: Vis&VA
  • Supv: Costa Sousa / Samvati

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Tackling the Occlusion Problem in 3D Grids.
MSc Thesis,
Department of Computer Science,
University of Calgary
Canada. 2013/11.

  • RT-3: Vis&VA
  • Supv: Costa Sousa

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PetroVis & FractVis:
Interactive Visual Exploration of
High-dimensional Oil and Gas Data
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MSc Thesis,
Department of Computer Science,
University of Calgary
Canada. 2012/07.

  • RT-3: Vis&VA
  • Supv: Costa Sousa / Sharlin

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Real-Time Super Resolution Contextual
Close-up of Clinical Volumetric Data
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MSc Thesis,
Department of Computer Science,
University of Calgary
Canada. TBA.

  • RT-3: Vis&VA
  • Supv: Costa Sousa / Samavati

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Terrain Modeling by Example.
MSc Thesis,
Department of Computer Science,
University of Calgary
Canada. 2005/08.

  • RT-4: M&S
  • Supv: Samavati / Costa Sousa

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Interactive Volume Manipulation,
MSc Thesis,
Department of Computer Science,
University of Calgary
Canada. 2007/12.

  • RT-4: M&S
  • Supv: Samavati / Costa Sousa

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Global Sensitivity and Visual Analysis of
Reservoir Models with Large Number of Parameters
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PhD Dissertation,
Department of Chemical and Petroleum Engineering,
University of Calgary
Canada. 2017.

  • RT-3: Vis&VA
  • Supv: Chen (Chem & Pet Eng) / Costa Sousa

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- Publications:

  • Karami Moghadam et al. ['12, 16]

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Constraining Wavelets for Multiresolution.
MSc Thesis,
Department of Computer Science,
University of Calgary
Canada. 2007/08.

  • RT-4: M&S
  • Supv: Samavati / Costa Sousa

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Level Set Volume Segmentation using
Programmable Graphics Hardware
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MSc Thesis,
Department of Computer Science,
University of Calgary
Canada. 2012.

  • RT-4: M&S
  • Supv: Costa Sousa / Mitchell (Medicine)

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- Patent:

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Developing a Usable API for Multi-Surface Systems.
MSc Thesis,
Department of Computer Science,
University of Calgary
Canada. 2013/05.

  • RT-5: HDCI
  • Supv: Maurer / Costa Sousa

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- Publications:

  • Burns et al. ['12(a, b), '13]
  • Seyed et al. ['12, '13(a, b, c)]

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Exploring Immersive Virtual Environments for
Well Placement Optimization in Reservoir Models
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MSc Thesis,
Department of Computer Science,
University of Calgary
Canada. 2017/01.

  • RT-5: HDCI
  • Supv: Costa Sousa / Sharlin

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Designing Video Games with
Social, Physical, and Authorship Gameplay
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MSc Thesis,
Department of Computer Science,
University of Calgary
Canada. 2012.

  • RT-5: HDCI
  • Supv: Sharlin / Costa Sousa

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Making Time a Space: Re-exploring Time for
the Design of 3D Spatial Interactive Systems
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PhD Dissertation,
Department of Computer Science,
University of Calgary
Canada. 2018.

  • RT-5: HDCI
  • Supv: Sharlin / Costa Sousa

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SHVIL, PLANWELL, & FLYING FRUSTUM:
Spatial Interaction with 3D Physical Maps
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MSc Thesis,
Department of Computer Science,
University of Calgary
Canada. 2015/01.

  • RT-5: HDCI
  • Supv: Costa Sousa / Sharlin

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Examining User Experience in
Multi-Display Environments
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MSc Thesis,
Department of Computer Science,
University of Calgary
Canada. 2013/04.

  • RT-5: HDCI
  • Supv: Mauer / Costa Sousa

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- Publications:

  • Seyed et al. ['12, '13(a, b, c)]
  • Burns et al. ['12(a, b), '13]

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'Making' within Material, Cultural, and
Emotional Constraints
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PhD Dissertation,
Department of Computer Science,
University of Calgary
Canada. 2017/11.

  • RT-5: HDCI
  • Supv: Sharlin / Costa Sousa

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Exploring Novel Interfaces for 3D Visualization of
Reservoir Simulation Post-Processing Data
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MSc Thesis,
Department of Computer Science,
University of Calgary
Canada. 2012/09.

  • RT-5: HDCI
  • Supv: Costa Sousa / Sharlin

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Exploring Novel Interfaces for 3D Visualization of
Reservoir Simulation Post-Processing Data
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MSc Thesis,
Department of Computer Science,
University of Calgary
Canada. 2011/XX.

  • RT-5: HDCI
  • Supv: Costa Sousa / Sharlin

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3D Sketching and Collaborative Design with
Napkin Sketch
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MSc Thesis,
Department of Computer Science,
University of Calgary
Canada. 2007/XX.

  • RT-5: HDCI
  • Supv: Sharlin / Costa Sousa

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