Professor Rong Ge and her Ph.D. students Thomas Randall and Tyler Allen have won the Best Paper Overall Award at the ACM premier International Conference on Supercomputing 2021.
VFX Firsts is a weekly podcast that looks at movie milestones. On a recent edition titled "VFX Firsts: What was the first ocean simulation in a film?", the host mentions Jerry Tessendorf, Professor of Visual Computing, and his work on the film Waterworld.
Professor Yin Yang co-authors three SIGGRAPH papers that will appear in ACM's premier conference in graphics and interactive techniques, spanning topics of simulation contact, model reduction, and rendering. A fourth paper will also be presented, as an ACM Transactions on Graphics (TOG) paper.