[English | Japanese]

Yoshihiro Kanamori

Ph.D. in Computer Science, Assistant Professor
Non-numerical Processing Algorithm Laboratory (NPAL),
Department of Computer Science (College of Media Arts, Science and Technology),
Graduate School of Systems and Information Engineering,
University of Tsukuba

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Address in Univ. of Tsukuba: Tennoudai 1-1-1, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, 305-8573, Japan
Office: Room #828, Building F, Third area
Phone/Fax: +81.29.853.5724
E-mail: kanamori(AT)cs.tsukuba.ac.jp

Please do not hesitate to contact me if you have any requests/questions.


Lectures:

2016

English Documents for Students:

  1. Guidelines for Research Paper Introduction


Research interests:

Computer graphics, image editing techniques, computer-assisted creation of illustration and animation, non-photo realistic rendering (NPR), real-time rendering and visual simulation.


Publications:

Journals:

  1. Man Zhang, Yuki Igarashi, Yoshihiro Kanamori and Jun Mitani, "Component-based building instructions for block assembly," Computer-Aided Design and Applications, 2016, published online.
  2. Takuya Imai, Yoshihiro Kanamori, Jun Mitani: "Real-Time Screen-Space Liquid Rendering with Complex Refractions," Computer Animation and Virtual Worlds (Special issue for CASA 2016), Volume 27, Issue 3-4, pages 425-434, May-August 2016. [Project (Code available)] [PDF]
  3. Yuki Endo, Satoshi Iizuka, Yoshihiro Kanamori, Jun Mitani: "DeepProp: Extracting Deep Features from a Single Image for Edit Propagation," Computer Graphics Forum (Proc. of Eurographics 2016), Vol. 35, ISSUE 2, pages 189-201, 2016. [Project (Code available)] [PDF]
  4. Satoshi Iizuka, Yuki Endo, Yoshihiro Kanamori, Jun Mitani: "Single Image Weathering via Exemplar Propagation," Computer Graphics Forum (Proc. of Eurographics 2016), Vol. 35, ISSUE 2, pages 501-509, 2016. [Project] [PDF] [Movie]
  5. Naoya Tsuruta, Jun Mitani, Yoshihiro Kanamori, Yukio Fukui, "Random Realization of Polyhedral Graphs as Deltahedra", Journal of Geometry Graphics, Vol.19, No.2, pp.227-236, 2016.
  6. Yuto Kase, Yoshihiro Kanamori, Jun Mitani, "A method for designing flat-foldable 3D polygonal models," Science of Origami Vol.5 No.1, March, 2016. (in Japanese)
  7. Shinichi Tanaka, Yoshihiro Kanamori, Jun Mitani, "A generation method of flat origami model for CG," Science of Origami Vol.5 No.1, March, 2016. (in Japanese)
  8. Yoshihiro Kanamori, Hiroki Yamada, Masaki Hirose, Jun Mitani, and Yukio Fukui: "Image-Based Virtual Try-On System with Garment Reshaping and Color Correction," Transactions on Computational Science (TCS) XXVI Special Issue on Cyberworlds and Cybersecurity, Vol. 9550, pp.1-16, 2016. doi=10.1007/978-3-662-49247-5
  9. Yohei Yamamoto, Yoshihiro Kanamori, Jun Mitani: "A study on square-tile puzzle with multiple answers," Journal of Information Processing Society of Japan (in Japanese), Vol.56, No.6, pp.1507-1516, 2015.
  10. Yuki Endo, Yoshihiro Kanamori, Jun Mitani, Yukio Fukui: "A Design System for Water Flow Stain Images Using Particle Simulation," Journal of Information Processing Society of Japan (in Japanese), Vol.56, No.3, pp.1049-1058, 2015.
  11. Maki Kitamura, Yoshihiro Kanamori, Reiji Tsuruno: "2.5D Modeling from Illustrations of Different Views," International Journal of Asia Digital Art & Design (ADADA), Vol. 18, No. 4, pp. 74-79, 2015. [PDF]
  12. Hiroshi Aoki, Jun Mitani, Yoshihiro Kanamori and Yukio Fukui: "AR based Ornament Design System for 3D Printing," Journal of Computational Design and Engineering, Vol. 2, No. 1, pp. 47-54, 2015. (doi:10.1016/j.jcde.2014.11.005)
  13. Satoshi Iizuka, Yuki Endo, Masaki Hirose, Yoshihiro Kanamori, Jun Mitani, Yukio Fukui: "Object repositioning based on the perspective in a single image," Computer Graphics Forum, Volume 33, Issue 8, pages 157-166, Dec. 2014. (presented at Eurographics 2015) [Project] [PDF] [Movie] [PPTX(with Movies)]
  14. Satoshi Iizuka, Yuki Endo, Yoshihiro Kanamori, Jun Mitani, Yukio Fukui: "Efficient Depth Propagation for Constructing a Layered Depth Image from a Single Image," Computer Graphics Forum (Proc. of Pacific Graphics 2014), Volume 33, Issue 7, pages 279-288, Oct. 2014. [Project]
  15. Naoya Tsuruta, Jun Mitani, Yoshihiro Kanamori, Yukio Fukui: "Interactive Design of 3D Geometry Made by Bending Inextensible Sheet Material Containing Slits," The International Journal of CAD/CAM (IJCC), Vol. 13, No. 2, pp. 23 - 29, 2013.
  16. Hiroharu Itoh, Yoshihiro Kanamori, Jun Mitani, Yukio Fukui: "Modeling of Reverse Perspective Objects," The Journal of the Society of Art and Science (in Japanese), Vol. 12, No. 3, pp.143-151, 2013. [Project (in Japanese)] [PDF] [Movie] (Paper award in Volume 12)
  17. Hiroki Yamada, Yoshihiro Kanamori, Yukio Fukui, Jun Mitani: "Relighting with Kinect", the ITE Journal (in Japanese), Vol. 67, No. 5, pp. J152-J154, 2013 [PDF].
  18. Yoshihiro Kanamori, Takeshi Nishikawa, Yonghao Yue, Tomoyuki Nishita: "Visual Simulation of Bubbles in Carbonated Water," The Journal of the Society of Art and Science, Vol. 11, No. 4, pp. 118-128, 2013. [PDF]
  19. Witawat Rungjiratananon, Yoshihiro Kanamori, Tomoyuki Nishita: "Wetting Effects in Hair Simulation," Computer Graphics Forum (Proc. of Pacific Graphics 2012), Volume 31, Issue 7pt1, pp. 1993-2002, 2012-9.
  20. Naoya Tsuruta, Jun Mitani, Yoshihiro Kanamori, Yukio Fukui, "A computer aided design system for simple origami pieces based on the enumeration of folded shapes", Science of Origami (in Japanese), Vol. 2, No. 1, pp. 33-44, 2012.
  21. Yuki Endo, Yoshihiro Kanamori, Yukio Fukui, Jun Mitani: "Matting and Compositing for Fresnel Reflection on Wavy Surfaces," Computer Graphics Forum (Proc. of Eurographics Symposium on Rendering (EGSR) 2012), Volume 31, Number 4, pp. 1435-1443, 2012-6 [Project].
  22. Witawat Rungjiratananon, Yoshihiro Kanamori, Napaporn Metaaphanon, Yosuke Bando, Bing-Yu Chen, Tomoyuki Nishita: "Animating Strings with Twisting, Tearing and Flicking Effects", Computer Animation and Virtual Worlds, Volume 23, Issue 2, pages 113-124, 2012.
  23. Satoshi Iizuka, Yoshihiro Kanamori, Jun Mitani, Yukio Fukui: "Efficiently Modeling 3D Scenes from a Single Image", IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications, Vol. 32, No. 6, pp. 18-25, 2012 [Project] [PDF] [Movie].
  24. Satoshi Iizuka, Yuki Endo, Jun Mitani, Yoshihiro Kanamori, Yukio Fukui: "An Interactive Design System for Pop-Up Cards with a Physical Simulation," The Visual Computer (Proc. of Computer Graphics International 2011), Volume 27, Numbers 6-8, 605-612, 2011. [Project]
  25. Yoshihiro Kanamori, Zoltan Szego, Tomoyuki Nishita: "Deterministic Blue Noise Sampling by Solving Largest Empty Circle Problems," Journal of IIEEJ, Vol.40, No.1, pp. 6-13, 2011-1. [PDF] [Project]
  26. Witawat Rungjiratananon, Yoshihiro Kanamori, Tomoyuki Nishita: "Chain Shape Matching for Simulating Complex Hairstyles," Computer Graphics Forum, Volume 29, Issue 8, pages 2438-2446, 2010-12. [PDF], [Movie]
  27. Simon Heinzle, Johanna Wolf, Yoshihiro Kanamori, Tim Weyrich, Tomoyuki Nishita, Markus Gross: "EWA Motion Blur", Computer Graphics Forum (Proc. of Eurographics 2010), Vol.29, No.2, pp.733-742, 2010-5.
  28. Makoto Ohta, Yoshihiro Kanamori, Tomoyuki Nishita: "Deformation and fracturing using adaptive shape matching with stiffness adjustment," Computer Animation and Virtual Worlds (Proc. of Computer Animation and Social Agents 2009), Vol. 20, Issue 2-3, pp. 365-373, 2009-6. [PDF], [Movie1, Movie2]
  29. Witawat Rungjiratananon, Zoltan Szego, Yoshihiro Kanamori, Tomoyuki Nishita: "Real-time Animation of Sand-Water Interaction," Computer Graphics Forum (Proc. of Pacific Graphics 2008), Vol. 27, No. 7, pp. 1887-1893. [PDF], [Movie]
  30. Yoshihiro Kanamori, Zoltan Szego, Tomoyuki Nishita: "GPU-based Fast Ray Casting for a Large Number of Metaballs," Computer Graphics Forum (Proc. of Eurographics 2008), Vol. 27, ISSUE 2, No. 3, pp. 351-360, 2008 (CG Internatinal Award at NICOGRAPH 2010). [PDF] [PPT] [Movie] [BibTex] [Project]
  31. Yoshihiro Kanamori, Shigeo Takahashi, Tomoyuki Nishita: "An Effcient Up-Sampling Method for Filling Holes on Point-sampled Surfaces," Journal of IIEEJ (In Japanese), Vol.36,No.4, pp.354-361, 2007-7. [PDF]

International:

  1. Yan ZHAO, Yoshihiro KANAMORI, Jun MITANI, "GEOMETRY OF AXISYMMETRIC 3D ORIGAMI CONSISTING OF TRIANGLE FACETS," Proc. of 17th International Conference on Geometry and Graphics (ICGG), BeiJing, 4 - 8 August, China.
  2. Man Zhang, Yuki Igarashi, Yoshihiro Kanamori, Jun Mitani, "Component-based Building Instructions for Block Assembly," CAD'16, pp. 55-59, Canada, July, 2016.
  3. Man Zhang, Yuki Igarashi, Yoshihiro Kanamori, Jun Mitani, "Designing Mini Block Artwork from Colored Mesh", Smart Graphics 2015, Chengu, China, Aug. 26-28, 2015. [PDF] [Project]
  4. Naoya Tsuruta, Jun Mitani, Yoshihiro Kanamori, and Yukio Fukui: "Simple Flat Origami Exploration System with Random Folds," Origami^6, to appear.
  5. Yuto Kase, Yoshihiro Kanamori, Jun Mitani: "A Method for Designing Flat-Foldable 3D Polygonal Models," In Proc. of the ASME 2015 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences and Computers and Information in Engineering Conference (IDETC/CIE), 2015, to appear.
  6. Hiroki Yamada, Masaki Hirose, Yoshihiro Kanamori, Jun Mitani and Yukio Fukui, "Image-Based Virtual Fitting System with Garment Image Reshaping," Cyberworlds 2014, pp. 47 - 54, Santander, Spain, 2014. [PDF]
  7. Naoya Tsuruta, Jun Mitani, Yoshihiro Kanamori, and Yukio Fukui, Enumeration of Deltahedral Graphs With up to 10 Vertices, 16th International Conference on Geometry and Graphics (ICGG2014), Innsbruck, Austria, August 4 - 8, 8 pages, 2014.
  8. Yuto Kase, Jun Mitani, Yukio Fukui and Yoshihiro Kanamori, "Flat-Foldable Axisymmetric Structures with Open Edges," In Proc. of 6OSME (The 6th International Meeting on Origami in Science, Mathematics and Education), Tokyo, Japan, 2014.
  9. Naoya Tsuruta, Jun Mitani, Yoshihiro Kanamori and Yukio Fukui, "Simple Flat Origami Exploration System with Random Folds," In Proc. of 6OSME (The 6th International Meeting on Origami in Science, Mathematics and Education), Tokyo, Japan, 8 pages, 2014.
  10. Hugo Akitaya, Jun Mitani, Yoshihiro Kanamori and Yukio Fukui, "Generating Folding Sequences from Crease Patterns of Flat-Foldable Origami," In Proc. of 6OSME (The 6th International Meeting on Origami in Science, Mathematics and Education), Tokyo, Japan, 1 page, 2014.
  11. Hugo Akitaya, Jun Mitani, Yoshihiro Kanamori and Yukio Fukui, "Curved Origami for Developable Surface Coupling," In Proc. of 6OSME (The 6th International Meeting on Origami in Science, Mathematics and Education), Tokyo, Japan, 1 page, 2014.
  12. Tianyi Wang, Jun Mitani, Yoshihiro Kanamori and Yukio Fukui, "A Study on Orthogonal Pleat Tessellation and Its Folding Sequence," In Proc. of 6OSME (The 6th International Meeting on Origami in Science, Mathematics and Education), Tokyo, Japan, 1 page, 2014.
  13. Shuang Tang, Jun Mitani, Yukio Fukui and Yoshihiro Kanamori, "Designing Nth Order Rotational Symmetry Origami From 4th Order Symmetric Crease Patterns," In Proc. of 6OSME (The 6th International Meeting on Origami in Science, Mathematics and Education), Tokyo, Japan, 1 page, 2014.
  14. Takuya Imai, Yoshihiro Kanamori, Yukio Fukui and Jun Mitani, "Real-Time Screen-Space Liquid Rendering with Two-Sided Refractions," NICOGRAPH International 2014, pp. 71 - 76, Visby, Sweden, 2014. [PDF]
  15. Yoshihiro Kanamori, "A comparative study of region matching based on shape descriptors for coloring hand-drawn animation," In Proc. of Image and Vision Computing New Zealand (IVCNZ) 2013, pp. 483-488, Wellington, New Zealand, Nov. 27-29, 2013 (poster). [PDF]
  16. Maki Kitamura, Yoshihiro Kanamori, Jun Mitani, Yukio Fukui, Reiji Tsuruno, "Motion Frame Omission for Cartoon-like Effects," In Proceedings of International Workshop on Advanced Image Technology (IWAIT) 2014, pp. 148-152, Bangkok, Thailand, Jan. 6-8, 2014.
  17. Naoya Tsuruta, Jun Mitani, Yoshihiro Kanamori, Yukio Fukui, "A Monte Carlo Method for Exploring Tiny Origami Pieces", International Conference on Simulation Technology (JSST2013), Sep. 11-13, 2013, Tokyo. (Student Presentation Award)
  18. Hugo Akitaya, Jun Mitani, Yoshihiro Kanamori, Yukio Fukui, "Origami Diagrams and 3D Animation from Flat-Foldable Crease Patterns Sequences", International Conference on Simulation Technology (JSST2013), Sep. 11-13, 2013, Tokyo. (Outstanding Presentation Award)
  19. Hugo A. Akitaya, Jun Mitani, Yoshihiro Kanamori, Yukio Fukui, "Generating Folding Sequences from Crease Patterns of Flat-Foldable Origami," SIGGRAPH 2013 poster, 2013. (ACM Student Research Competition, 1st Place)
  20. Witawat Rungjiratananon, Yoshihiro Kanamori, Tomoyuki Nishita, "Fast hair collision handling using slice planes," In Proc. of ACM Symposium on Interactive 3D Graphics and Games (I3D) 2013, pp. 185, San Francisco, Mar. 14-16, 2013. (poster)
  21. Kenjiro NAKAJIMA, Jun MITANI, Yoshihiro KANAMORI and Yukio FUKUI, "Path planning for cutting plotters with consideration on avoiding paper jams," Asian Conference on Design and Digital Engineering 2012 (ACDDE 2012), 2012-12.
  22. Naoya TSURUTA, Jun MITANI, Yoshihiro KANAMORI and Yukio FUKUI, "Interactive Design of 3D Geometry Made by Bending Inextensible Sheet Material Containing Slits," Asian Conference on Design and Digital Engineering 2012 (ACDDE 2012), 2012-12.
  23. Yoshihiro Kanamori, "Region Matching with Proxy Ellipses for Coloring Hand-Drawn Animations," SIGGRAPH Asia 2012 Technical Brief, 2012-11. [PDF]
  24. Pablo Garcia Trigo, Yoshihiro Kanamori, Sei Imai, Yonghao Yue, Tomoyuki Nishita: "Efficient Image Registration for Cartoon Animation," In Proc. of IIEEJ 3rd Image Electronics and Visual Computer Workshop (IEVC 2012), 2012-11.
  25. Kazumasa Nozawa, Yoitsu Takahashi, Yukio Fukui, Jun Mitani, Yoshihiro Kanamori: "Development of similarity measures by extracting design features of a shoe last," In Proc. of AHFE International Conference 2012, pp. 7158 - 7166, 2012.
  26. Yoshihiro Kanamori, Takeshi Nishikawa, Yonghao Yue, Tomoyuki Nishita: "Visual Simulation of Bubbles in Carbonated Water," NICOGRAPH International 2012, 2012-7 (Best Paper Award).
  27. Witawat Rungjiratananon, Yoshihiro Kanamori, Napaporn Metaaphanon, Yosuke Bando, Bing-Yu Chen, Tomoyuki Nishita: "Twisting, Tearing and Flicking Effects in String Animations", In Proc. of Motion In Games, , pages 192-203, 2011-11 (Best Paper Award).
  28. Hiroki Watanabe, Yoshihiro Kanamori, Jun Mitani, Yukio Fukui: "An Image-based Hair Styling System Using Layered Texture Pieces", In Proc. of Pacific Graphics 2011, pages 7-12, 2011-09 [PDF] [Movie] [Project].
  29. Masaki Hirose, Jun Mitani, Yoshihiro Kanamori, Yukio Fukui: "An Interactive Design System for Sphericon-based Geometric Toys using Conical Voxels", In Proc. of Smart Graphics 2011, pages 37-47, 2011-7.
  30. Yuki Endo, Yoshihiro Kanamori, Jun Mitani, Yukio Fukui: "Weathering effects with geometric details for images," In Proc. of Computer Graphics International 2011, 2011-6 [PDF] [Movie] [Project].
  31. Yoshihiro Kanamori, Nguyen Huu Cuong, Tomoyuki Nishita: "Local Optimization of Distortions in Wide-Angle Images Using Moving Least-Squares", In Proc. of SCCG (Spring Conference on Computer Graphics), pp. 77-82, 2011-4. [PDF] [PPT]
  32. Witawat Rungjiratananon, Yoshihiro Kanamori, Tomoyuki Nishita: "Elastic Rod Simulation by Chain Shape Matching with Twisting Effect," SIGGRAPH Asia sketch, 2010.
  33. Naoya Tsuruta, Jun Mitani, Yoshihiro Kanamori, Yukio Fukui: "A CAD system for drawing origami diagrams combined with a prediction of folding processes," In Proc. of 5OSME (5th International Conference on Origami in Science, Mathematics and Education), 2010-7.
  34. Yuki Endo, Yoshihiro Kanamori, Jun Mitani, Yukio Fukui: "An Interactive Design System for Water Flow Stains on Outdoor Images," Lecture Notes in Computer Science (Proc. of Smart Graphics 2010), Volume 6133, pp. 160-171, 2010-6 [Project].
  35. Zoltan Szego, Yoshihiro Kanamori, Tomoyuki Nishita: "Blue Noise Sampling via Delaunay Triangulation," IEVC2010 (IIEEJ Image Electronics and Visual Computing Workshop 2010), 2010-3 (Best Presentation Award).
  36. Nguyen Huu Cuong, Yoshihiro Kanamori, Tomoyuki Nishita: "Shape Deformations Using Moving Least-Squares with Topology-Aware Distance Metric," IEVC2010 (IIEEJ Image Electronics and Visual Computing Workshop 2010), 2010-3.
  37. Yoitsu Takahashi, Noriya Hayashimoto, Yoshihiro Kanamori, Jun Mitani, Yukio Fukui, Seiichi Nishihara: "Generating a shoe last shape using Laplacian deformation". VRCAI 2009: 273-274.
  38. Yoshihiro Kanamori, Eiji Takaoki, Tomoyuki Nishita: "Eccentric Radial Basis Functions and Applications," SIGGRAPH 2008 Talk.
  39. Witawat Rungjiratananon, Yoshihiro Kanamori, Tomoyuki Nishita: "Simulation of Interactions Between Fluids and Granular Materials with Wetting Effects," Proc. of NICOGRAPH International 2008.
  40. Yoshihiro Kanamori, "GPU-based Fast Rendering of Metaballs," The 5th Korea-Japan Joint Workshop on Computer Graphics, Oct, 2007.
  41. Yoshihiro Kanamori, Tomoyuki Nishita: "A Novel Upsampling Method for Hole-Free Rendering of Point-Sampled Geometry," Proc. Pacific Graphics 2005, pp.45-47, 2005-10.

Domestic: (Please see the Japanese page)

Theses:

  1. Doctral dissertation: "A Study on Efficient Sampling and Fast Rendering of Point-based Implicit Surfaces,", Marchi, 2009.
  2. Master thesis: "An Efficient Up-Sampling Method for Filling Holes on Point-sampled Surfaces and Its Applications," March, 2006.
  3. Bachelor thesis: "A Hemicube Radiosity Method for Point-sampled Models," March, 2004.

Professional Service:

  1. International Program Committee of Pacific Graphics 2016
  2. International Program Committee of NICOGRAPH International 2016
  3. International Program Committee of SCCG 2016
  4. Program Commitee of domestic symposium 2016
  5. International Program Committee of SCCG 2015
  6. Program Commitee of domestic symposium 2015
  7. International Program Committee of SCCG 2014
  8. Program Commitee of domestic symposium 2014
  9. International Program Committee of SCCG 2013
  10. Financial Chair of NICOGRAPH International 2012
  11. International Program Committee of SCCG 2011

Personal Info:


Last modified: July 11, 2016.