Abel J.P. Gomes
         Associate Professor (Professor Associado)

           Department of Computer Science, University of Beira Interior
           Rua Marquês de Ávila e Bolama, 6201-001 Covilhã, Portugal

           E-mail addresses: agomes(at)di.ubi.pt  or  mosqueteer(at)gmail.com  or  abel.gomes(at)acm.org



Conference Papers

2017

PCR: A Geometric Cocktail for Triangulating Point Clouds Beautifully Without Angle Bounds.
Gonçalo Leitão and Abel Gomes.
In Jakob Bærentzen and Klaus Hildebrandt (Eds.), Posters of the 15th Eurographics Symposium on Geometry Processing, London, United Kingdom, July 1-5.
The Eurographics Association, Aire-la-Ville, Switzerland, pp.11-12, 2017.

2016
A Video Games Technologies Course: Teaching, Learning, and Research.
Gonçalo Amador and Abel Gomes.
In Beatriz Sousa Santos and Jean-Michel Dischler (Eds.), Proceedings (Education Papers) of the 37th Annual Conference of the European Association for Computer Graphics (Eurographics’16), Lisbon, Portugal, May 9-13.
The Eurographics Association, Aire-la-Ville, Switzerland, pp.45-48, 2016.

Healed marching cubes algorithm for non-manifold implicit surfaces.
Quoc Trong Nguyen and Abel Gomes.
Proceedings of the 23rd Portuguese Meeting on Computer Graphics and Interaction (EPCGI'16), Covilhã, Portugal, November 24-25.
IEEE Press, pp.2:1-2:8, 2016.

A gyro-enhanced smart-phone framework to develop motion-based user interfaces for animation and virtual environments.
Tiago Pereira, Orlando Pereira, Paulo Fazendeiro, and Abel Gomes
Proceedings of the 23rd Portuguese Meeting on Computer Graphics and Interaction (EPCGI'16), Covilhã, Portugal, November 24-25.
IEEE Press, pp.13:1-13:7, 2016.

2015
Delegation Theory in the Design of Cross-Platform User Interfaces.
Dagmawi L. Gobena, Gonçalo Amador, and Dejene Ejigu, and Abel Gomes.
In M. Kurosu (Ed.), Proceedings of the 17th International Conference in Human-Computer Interaction (HCI’2015), Los Angeles,California, USA, August 2-7,
Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol.9170, pp.519-530.
Springer, Cham, 2015.

isDNA: A tool for real-time visualization of plasmid DNA Monte-Carlo simulations in 3D.
Adriano Raposo and Abel Gomes.
In F. Ortuño and I. Rojas (eds), Proceedings of the 14th International Work-Conference on Bioinformatics and Biomedical Engineering (IWBBIO’2015), Granada, Spain, April 15-17,
Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol.9044, pp.566-577.
Springer, Cham, 2015.

UI Delegation: The 3rd Dimension for Cross-Platform User Interfaces.
Dagmawi Gobena, Abel Gomes, and Dejene Ejigu
In Leslie Miller and Alma Leora Culén (Eds.), In Proceedings of the 8th IARIA International Conference on Advances in Computer-Human Interactions (ACHI’2015), Lisbon, Portugal, February 22-27,
IARIA, pp.1-8, 2015.

2014
Towards a Trust Framework for Multi-User Virtual Environments.
Rui Costa Cardoso and Abel Gomes
In Beniamino Murgante, Ana Maria A.C. Rocha, Jorge Gustavo Rocha, David Taniar, Bernady O. Apduhan, and Osvaldo Gervasi (Eds.), Proceedings of the 14th International Conference on Computational Science and Its Applications (ICCSA’14), Guimarães, Portugal, June 30 - July 3,
Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol.8579, pp.754-768.
Springer, Cham, 2014.

Creating Accessibility to Web Contents for Colorblind People.
Madalena Ribeiro and Abel Gomes
In T. Ahram, W. Karwowski, and T. Marek (Eds.), Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics (AHFE’14), Kraków, Poland, July 19-23,
AHFE, 2014.

2013
Triangulating Molecular Surfaces on Multiple GPUs.
Sérgio Dias and Abel Gomes.
Proceedings of the International Workshop on Parallelism in Bioinformatics (PBio’13), held as part of 20th European Conference on Message Passing Interface (EuroMPI’13), Madrid, Spain, September 15-18.
ACM Press, pp.181-186, 2013.

A Skillet-Based Recoloring Algorithm for Dichromats.
Madalena Ribeiro and Abel Gomes
In J. Rodrigues, R. Correia, and C. Verikoukis (Eds.), Proceedings of the 15th IEEE International Conference on e-Health Networking, Applications and Services (IEEE Healthcom'13), Lisbon, Portugal, October 9-12.
IEEE Press, pp.702-706, 2013.

2012
Recoloração de Web Conteúdos para Daltónicos – Recoloração de Imagens (in Portuguese).
Madalena Ribeiro and Abel Gomes.
Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference in Design and Graphic Arts (CIDAG'12), Tomar, Portugal, October 24-26.
ISEC, 2012.

2011
TouchAll: A Multi-Touch, Gestures, and Fiducials API for Flash/ActionScript 3.0.
Gonçalo Amador and Abel Gomes.
In Geyong Min and Sang Soo Yeo (Eds.), Proceedings of the 5th FTRA International Conference on Multimedia and Ubiquitous Engineering (MUE’2011), Loutraki, Crete, Greece, June 28-30.
IEEE Computer Society, pp.53-58, 2011.

A simple surface tracking method for physically-based 3D water simulations.
Gonçalo Amador and Abel Gomes.
Proceedings of the 5th Ibero-American Symposium in Computer Graphics (SIACG'2011), Faro, Portugal, June 1-3.
Eurographics Portuguese Chapter, 2011.

2010
CUDA-based Triangulations of Convolution Molecular Surfaces.
Sérgio Dias, Kuldeep Bora, and Abel Gomes
Proceedings of the 5th International ACM Symposium on High Performance Distributed Computing (HPDC’10), Workshop on Emerging Computational Methods for the Life Sciences (ECMLS’10), Chicago, USA, June 21-25.
ACM Press, pp.531-540, 2010.

GPU-based triangulation of the van der Waals surface.
Sérgio Dias and Abel Gomes.
In T. Park, L. Chen, L. Wong, S. Tsui, M. Ng, and X. Hu (Eds.), Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Bioinformatics & Biomedicine (BIBM’10), Hong Kong, China, December 18-21.
IEEE Computer Society, pp.673-676, 2010.

A Graphics Library for Delivering 3D Contents on Web Browsers.
Edgar Pinto, Gonçalo Amador, and Abel Gomes.
In Franz Ko and Yunji Na (Eds.), Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Digital Content, Multimedia Technology and its Applications (IDC’10), Seoul, Korea, August 16-18.
IEEE Computer Society, pp.109-114, 2010.

Polygonization of Non-homogeneous Non-manifold Implicit Surfaces with Tentative Topological Guarantees.
Abel Gomes, Sérgio Dias, and José Morgado.
In Proceedings of the 2010 IEEE World Congress on Computational Intelligence (WCCI'10), Special Session in Computer Graphics I, Barcelona, Spain, July 18-23.
IEEE Computational Intelligence Society, pp.1-8, 2010.

CUDA-based Linear Solvers for Stable Fluids.
Gonçalo Amador and Abel Gomes.
In Kuinam Kim and Borko Furht (Eds.), Proceedings of the 2010 International Conference on Information Science and its Applications (ICISA'10), Seoul, Korea, April 21-23.
IEEE Computer Society, pp.1-8, 2010.

A CUDA-based Implementation of Stable Fluids in 3D with Internal and Moving Boundaries.
Gonçalo Amador and Abel Gomes.
In B. Apduhan, O. Gervasi, A. Iglesias, D. Taniar, and M. Gavrilova (Eds.), Proceedings of The 2010 International Conference of Computational Science and Its Applications (ICCSA'10), Fukuoka, Japan, March 23-26.
IEEE Computer Society, pp.118-128, 2010.

Contributions of Sensor Networks to Improve Gaming Experience.
Gonçalo Amador and Abel Gomes.
In E. Chang and L. Barolli (Eds.), Proceedings of the 24th IEEE International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications Workshops (WAINA'10), The 1st International Workshop on Networking and Games (N&G'10), Perth, Australia, April 20-23.
IEEE Computer Society, pp.1047-1052, 2010.

2009
A Grid Infrastructure for Online Games.
Ricardo Alexandre, Paula Prata and Abel Gomes.
Proceedings of the 2nd ACM International Conference on Interaction Sciences: Information Technology, Culture and Human (ICIS’09), Seoul, South Korea, November 24-26.
ACM International Conference Proceeding Series, Vol. 403, pp.670-673, 2009.

Triangulation of Molecular Surfaces using an Isosurface Continuation Algorithm.
Adriano Raposo, João Queiroz, and Abel Gomes.
In O. Gervasi, D. Taniar, Y. Mun, A. Iglesias, and M. Gavrilova (Eds.), Proceedings of the International Conference on Computational Science and Its Applications (ICCSA’09), Yongin, Korea, June 29 - July 2.
IEEE Computer Society, pp.145-153, 2009.

2007
A Ghost Cell-based Data Structure for Multiresolution Meshes.
Rui Rodrigues, José Morgado, Frutuoso Silva and Abel Gomes.
In O. Gervasi and M. Gavrilova (Eds.), Proceedings of the International Conference on Computational Science and Its Applications (ICCSA’07), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, August 26-29,
Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol.4706, pp.666-679.
Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg, 2003.

2006
Polygonization of Multi-Component Non-Manifold Implicit Surfaces through a Symbolic-Numerical Continuation Algorithm.
Adriano Raposo and Abel Gomes.
Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Computer Graphics and Interactive Techniques in Australasia and South-East Asia (GRAPHITE’06), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 29 November-2 December.
ACM Press, pp.399-406, 2006.

Numerical computation of isolated points for implicit curves and surfaces.
Abel Gomes and José Morgado.
In T. Simos and G. Maroulis (Eds.), Proceedings of the International Conference in Computational Methods in Sciences and Engineering (ICCMSE'06), Chania, Crete Island, Greece, October 27-November 1,
Lecture Series on Computer and Computational Sciences, Vol.7, pp.161-164.
Brill Academic Publishers, Leiden, The Netherlands, 2006.

2005
Oversimplified Euler Operators for a Non-oriented, Non-manifold B-Rep Data Structure.
Frutuoso Silva and Abel Gomes.
In G. Bebis, R. Boyle, D. Koracin, B. Parvin (Eds.), Advances in Visual Computing, Proceedings of the International Symposium on Visual Computing, Lake Tahoe, Nevada, USA, December 5-7,
Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol. 3804, pp.25-34.
Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg, 2005.

A Generalized False Position Numerical Method for Finding Zeros and Extrema of a Real Function.
José Morgado and Abel Gomes.
In T. Simos and G. Maroulis (Eds.), Proceedings of the International Conference in Computational Methods in Sciences and Engineering (ICCMSE'05), Loutraki, Korinthos, Greece, October 21-26,
Lecture Series on Computer and Computational Sciences, Vol.4, pp.425-428.
Brill Academic Publishers, Leiden, The Netherlands, 2005.

2004
Euler operators for stratified objects with incomplete boundaries.
Abel Gomes.
Proceedings of the ACM Symposium on Solid Modeling and Applications (SPM’04), Genova, Italy, June 9-12.
The Eurographics Association, Aire-la-Ville, Switzerland, 2004.

Normal-based simplification algorithm for meshes.
Frutuoso Silva and Abel Gomes.
In Paul Lever (ed.), Proceedings of the Conference on Theory and Practice in Computer Graphics (TPCG'04), Bournemouth, England, June 8-10.
IEEE Computer Society, pp.211-218, 2004.

Interactive editing of multiresolution meshes.
Frutuoso Silva and Abel Gomes.
In A. de Albuquerque, J. Comba, A. de Sousa, and I. Navazo (ed.), Proceedings of the 17th Brazilian Symposium on Computer Graphics and Image Processing (SIBGRAPI'04), Curitiba, Brazil, October 17-20.
IEEE Computer Society, pp.202-209, 2004.

A derivative-free tracking algorithm for implicit curves with singularities.
José Morgado and Abel Gomes.
In M. Bubak, D. Albada, P. Sloot, and J. Dongarra (Eds.), Proceedings of the International Conference on Computational Science (ICCS’04), The 3rd International Workshop on Computer Graphics and Geometric Modeling (CGGM’04), Krakow, Poland, June 6-9,
Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol.3039, pp.221-228.
Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg, 2004.

2003
Adjacency and incidence framework – A data structure for efficient and fast management of multiresolution meshes.
Frutuoso Silva and Abel Gomes.
Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Computer Graphics and Interactive Techniques in Australasia and South East Asia (GRAPHITE'03), Melbourne, Australia, February 11-14.
ACM Press, pp.159-166, 2003.

A concise b-rep data structure for stratified subanalytic objects.
Abel Gomes.
Proceedings of the 2003 Eurographics/ACM SIGGRAPH Symposium on Geometry Processing (SGP'03), Aachen, Germany, June 23-25.
The Eurographics Association Aire-la-Ville, Switzerland, pp.83-93, 2003.

Interactive editing of arbitrary submeshes.
Frutuoso Silva and Abel Gomes.
In Proceedings of the Computer Graphics International Conference (CGI'03), Tokyo, Japan, July 9-11.
IEEE Computer Society, pp.218-221, 2003.

A non-uniform binary space partition algorithm for 2D implicit curves.
Francisco Morgado and Abel Gomes.
In V. Kumar, M. Gavrilova, C. Tan, and P. L’ Ecuyer (Eds.), Proceedings of the International Conference on Computational Science and Its Applications (ICCSA’03), The 2nd International Workshop on Computer Graphics and Geometric Modeling (CGGM’03), Montreal, Canada, May 18-21,
Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol.2669, pp.418-427.
Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg, 2003.

AIF: a data structure for polygonal meshes.
Frutuoso Silva and Abel Gomes.
In V. Kumar, M. Gavrilova, C. Tan, and P. L’ Ecuyer (Eds.), Proceedings of the International Conference on Computational Science and Its Applications (ICCSA’03), The 2nd International Workshop on Computer Graphics and Geometric Modeling (CGGM’03), Montreal, Canada, May 18-21,
Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Vol.2669, pp.478-487.
Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg, 2003.

2002
A new 2D implicit curve-tracking algorithm.
Francisco Morgado and Abel Gomes.
In K. Wojciechowski (Ed.), Proceedings of the International Conference on Computer Vision and Graphics (ICCVG’02), Zakopane, Poland, September.
2002.

2001
Fast representation of implicit curves through space subdivision.
Francisco Morgado and Abel Gomes.
In P. Santos, J. Jorge, and A. Marcos (Eds.), Proceedings of the 5th Ibero-American Symposium in Computer Graphics (SIACG'01), Guimarães, Portugal.
Eurographics Portuguese Chapter, 2001.

2000
A representation independent geometric modeling kernel.
Alan Middleditch, Chris Reade, and Abel Gomes.
In R. Martin and W. wang (Eds.), Proceedings of the 1st Conference on Geometric Modeling and Processing (GMP'00), Hong Kong, China, April 10-12.
IEEE Computer Society, pp.79-89, 2000.

1999
A mathematical model for boundary representations of n-dimensional geometric objects.
Abel Gomes, Chris Reade, and Alan Middleditch.
Proceedings of the 5th Symposium on Solid Modeling and Applications (SPM'99), Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA, June 8-11.
ACM Press, pp.270-277, 1999.

1998
Issues and solutions in feature-based modelling:re-designing the shape kernel of CAD systems.
Abel Gomes, Alan Middleditch, Chris Reade.
In G. Jacucci, G. Olling, K. Preiss, and M. Wozny (Eds.), Globalization of Manufacturing in the Digital Communications Era of the 21st Century: Innovation, Agility, and the Virtual Enterprise, Proceedings of the 10th International IFIP WG5.2/5.3, International Conference PROLAMAT’98, Trento, Italy, September 9-12.
Kluwer Academic Publishers, pp.325-335, 1998.

1994
A mathematical framework for set-theoretic solid models.
Abel Gomes and José Teixeira.
In A. Middleditch and A. Requicha (Eds.), Set-Theoretic Solid Modeling: Techniques and Applications, Proceedings of the CSG’94 Conference, Winchester, United Kingdom, April 13-15.
Information Geometers Ltd., 1994.


Last update: 2017/December/07.