Electronic Submission
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ICCSA'2006 Workshop
on Visual Computing and Multimedia
as a part of
The 2006 International Conference on Computational Science and its Applications
8-11 May 2006, The Hilton Glasgow, Scotland
Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:
  • Color and Textures
  • Segmentation and Grouping
  • Image-based Modeling
  • Image and Video Retrieval
  • Image and Video Communication
  • Web Based Graphics
  • Rendering Algorithms
  • Volume Visualization
  • Multiresolution Surfaces and Algorithms
  • Implicit Surface Modeling
  • Geometric and Solid Modeling
  • Modeling for Games and Entertainment
  • Collaborative Virtual Environments
  • Virtual Reality and Multimedia
  • Multimedia Information Retrieval
  • Multimedia Service Composition
  • Multimedia for Human Communication - From Capture to Convey
  • Multimedia Sensing, Networking, and Streaming
  • Multimedia Description Languages and Standards
  • Multimedia Systems and Applications

Papers submission: December 15, 2005 (November 21)
Notification of acceptance of papers: January 23, 2006 (January 15)
Camera ready papers and pre-registration: February 1, 2006

Electronic Submission:
We cordially invite you to submit a paper presenting the results of original research or innovative practical applications in the area we describe above.
You may submit a full paper of a maximum of 6 to 10 pages (Letter or A4 paper) for oral presentation. Submitted papers have to be original,
containing new and original results. The submitted paper must be camera-ready and formatted according to the rules of LNCS.
For formatting information, see the publishers web site ( Submission implies the
willingness of at least one of the authors to register and present the paper. The submission must be performed electronically only
through Electronic submissions will be in MS Word, PS, or PDF. The acceptance can be conditional on the basis of
improvements as advised by the referee or program committee suggestions or because of inappropriate formatting and preparation of the paper.
Whether your paper is finally accepted is subject to the discretion of the ICCSA organizers, on the basis whether the suggestions and
guidelines have been followed. Please submit your paper for review by November 21, 2005.

The papers accepted and presented in the workshop will be published in the Springer-Verlag's Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS) series
and will be collected in the Science Citation Index (SCI) Expanded database of Thomson ISI.

Registration and oral presentation in the "The 2006 International Conference on Computational Science and its Applications" is compulsory
for at least one of the authors of the accepted papers. The URL for registration is:

Workshop Program Chair:
Abel J.P. Gomes ( ),
Instituto de Telecomunicações, Pólo de Coimbra - Lab. Covilhã
Departamento de Informática, Universidade da Beira Interior
6200-001 Covilhã, Portugal

Program Committee:
Alexandre Meyer Université Claude Bernard, France
Aljoscha Smolic Heinrich-Hertz-Institut, Germany
Arbee L.P. Chen National Tsing Hua University
Ashraf Kassim National University of Singapore, Singapore
Charles Loop Microsoft Research, USA
Christopher R. Johnson University of Utah, USA
Danny Crookes Queen's University, UK
David Squire Monash University, Australia
David Taniar Monash University, Australia
Dimitri Van De Ville École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland
Enhua Wu University of Macau, China
Farzin Mokhtarian University of Surrey, UK
Fernando Pereira Universidade Técnica de Lisboa, Portugal
Fernando Velez Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
Fred Stentiford University College London, UK
Frutuoso Silva Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
George Tzanetakis University of Victoria, Canada
Georges Grinstein University of Massachusetts Lowell, USA
Haim Levkowitz University of Massachusetts Lowell, USA
Hamid Sharif University of Nebraska, USA
Hans Gellersen Lancaster University, UK
Iain Richardson The Robert Gordon University, UK
Jack Lee The Chinese University of Hong Kong, China
Jae-Woo Chang Chonbuk National University, South Korea
Jan Scheffczyk ICSI Berkeley, USA
Jane Hunter The University of Queensland, Australia
John Shepherd The University of New South Wales, Australia
Jos B.T.M. Roerdink University of Groningen, The Netherlands
Karsten Mueller Heinrich-Hertz-Institut, Germany
Kimmo Salmenjoki University of Vaasa, Finland
Krzysztof Zieliński AGH University of Science and Technology, Poland
Kunihiko Kaneko Kyushu University, Japan
Les Kitchen University of Melbourne, Australia
Li-Yi Wei Stanford University, USA
Luís Alexandre Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
Manuela Pereira Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
Mark Liao Academia Sinica, Taiwan
Mark Minas Universitat der Bundeswehr Munchen, Germany
Masayuki Tanimoto Nagoya University, Japan
Michael Sheng CSIRO ICT Centre, Australia
Ming Ouhyoung National Taiwan University, Taiwan
Pankaj Topiwala FastVDO, USA
René Meier Trinity College Dublin, Irland
Rupert Paget ETH Zentrum, Switzerland
Shyi-Ming Chen National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Taiwan
Sorina Dumitrescu McMaster University, Canada
Stamatia Dasiopoulou University of Thessaloniki, Greece
Stavros Christodoulakis Technical University of Crete, Greece
Tom Duckett Örebro University, Sweden
Víctor Ramos Universidad Autónoma Metropolitana, Mexico
Weiguo Fan Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, USA
Xiangyang Xue Fudan University, China
Yafan Zhao The Robert Gordon University, UK
Yang Guo Thomson Inc., USA
Yiannis Kompatsiaris University of Thessaloniki, Greece
Yu-Cheng Ling National Tsing Hua University