Watch presentations from session 1 of the Multimedia & Visualization Workshop, held on February 8, 2011, in Redmond, Washington. Opening remarks are delivered by Roberta Shaffer, president, ICSTI, and Tony Hey, corporate vice president, Microsoft Research.
Session 1: An Emphasis on Interactive Multimedia and Visualization, chaired by Brian Hitson, U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Scientific and Technical Information, includes the following presentations:
- Explaining Complex 3D Objects with Interactive Illustrations, Wilmot Li, Adobe Systems
- Delivering Interactive 3D Molecular Structure – The Jmol Solution, Robert M. Hanson, St. Olaf College
- Interactive Multimedia Scientific Publishing, Michael Ackerman, National Library of Medicine
The Multimedia & Visualizations for Science Workshop featured leading-edge innovations in science-oriented web multimedia, large-scale data exploration and visualization, speech and object recognition, image indexing and analysis, human/computer interaction and virtual environments, among other topics.
The workshop was hosted by Microsoft Research and the International Council for Scientific and Technical Information (ICSTI).