Tutorial 1
Information Visualization, Visual Data Mining, and Its Application to Drug Design (Full day) [abstract] [proposal]

Georges Grinstein, University of Massachusetts at Lowell
Daniel Keim, ATT Research Labs
Matthew Ward, Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Tutorial 2
High-Quality Volume Graphics on Consumer PC Hardware (Full day) [abstract] [proposal]

Markus Hadwiger, VRVis Research Center
Joe Michael Kniss, University of Utah
Gordon Kindlmann, University of Utah
Christof Rezk-Salama, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg
Rudiger Westermann, Aachen University of Technology


Tutorial 3
State of the Art in Data Representation for Visualization (Full day) [abstract] [proposal]

Arie Kaufman, State University of New York at Stony Brook
Boaquan Chen, University of Minnesota at Twin Cities
Klaus Mueller, State University of New York at Stony Brook
Amitabh Varshney, University of Maryland

Tutorial 4
Out-of-Core Algorithms for Scientific Visualization and Computer Graphics (Half day) [abstract] [proposal]

Claudio T. Silva, OGI/Oregon Health & Science University
Yi-Jen Chiang, Polytechnic University
Jihan El-Sana, Ben Gurion University of The Negeve
Peter Lindstrom, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

Tutorial 5 (Rescheduled from Tuesday)
Integrating Visualization with Modeling and Simulation for Biomedical Applications (Half day) [abstract] [proposal]

David Weinstein, University of Utah
Rob MacLeod, University of Utah
Marty Cole, University of Utah
Dana Brooks, Northeastern University
Chris Johnson, University of Utah
Robert McCarley, Harvard Medical School
Steven Parker, University of Utah
Craig Henriquez, Duke University


Tutorial 6
Visualizing the Human Body with ITK and VTK (Full day) [abstract] [proposal]

Stephen R. Aylward, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Josh Cates, University of Utah
Luis Ibanez, Kitware, Inc.
Bill Lorensen, GE's Corporate Research and Development Center
Ross Whitaker, University of Utah
Terry Yoo, National Library of Medicine, NIH

Tutorial 7
Psychometrics 101: How to Design, Conduct, and Analyze Perceptual Studies of Computer Graphics Visualization Techniques (Half day) [abstract] [proposal]

James Ferwerda, Cornell University
Holly Rushmeier, IBM TJ Watson Research Center
Benjamin Watson, Northwestern University

Tutorial Review Committee

Dirk Bartz, University of Tübingen
David Ebert, Purdue University
Eduard Grėller, Technical University of Vienna
Elizabeth Jurrus, Pacific Northwest National Lab
Daniel Keim, University of Konstanz
Ron Kikinis, Harvard Medical School
Robert van Liere, CWI Amsterdam
Suresh Lodha, University of California, Santa Cruz
Will Schroeder, Kitware, Inc.
Terry Yoo, National Library of Medicine, NIH