VRST 1997 was held from September 15-17 in Lausanne, Switzerland.

Table of Contents

Committee

General Chair

Daniel Thalmann, Computer Graphics Lab, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (EPFL)

Program Co-Chairs

Steve Feiner, Columbia University, USA

Gurminder Singh, Institute of Systems Sciences, National University of Singapore

Daniel Thalmann, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (EPFL)

Tutorials

Prem Kalra, MIRALab, University of Geneva

Organization and publicity

Zerrin Celebi, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (EPFL)

Registration and local arrangements

Josiane Bottarelli, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (EPFL)

Treasurer

Ronan Boulic, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (EPFL)

International Program Committee

Steve Benford, University of Nottingham, UK

Massimo Bergamasco, Percro, Italy

Jens Blauert, Bochum University, Germany

Pere Brunet, Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya, Spain

Steve Bryson, NASA Ames, USA

Grigore Burdea, Rutgers University, USA

Tat Seng Chua, National University of Singapore

Michael Deering, SUN Microsystems, USA

Rae Earnshaw, University of Bradford, UK

Lennart Fahlen, Swedish Inst. of Computer Science, Sweden

Kim Fairchild, ISS, National University of Singapore

Dieter Fellner, University of Bonn, Germany

Pascal Fua, EPFL, Switzerland

Martin Goebel, GMD, Germany

Mark Green, University of Alberta, Canada

Michitaka Hirose, University of Tokyo, Japan

Larry Hodges, Georgia Tech, USA

Hiroo Iwata, Univ. of Tsukuba, Japan

Rob Jacob, Naval Research Lab, USA

Stanislav Klimenko, Institute for High Energy Physics, Russia

Myron Krueger, Artificial Reality, USA

Tosiyasu L. Kunii, University of Aizu, Japan

Nadia Magnenat Thalmann, University of Geneva, Switzerland

Margaret Minsky, MIT, USA

Junji Nomura, Matsushita Electric Works, Japan

Jun Ohya, ATR, Japan

Steve Pieper , Medical Media Systems, USA

Timothy Poston, ISS, National University of Singapore

Larry Rosenblum, Naval Research Laboratory

Luis Serra, ISS, National University of Singapore

Sung Yong Shin, KAIST, Korea

Mel Slater, University of London, UK

Sharon Stansfield, Sandia National Laboratories, USA

Larry Stark, Berkeley, USA

Yasuhito Suenaga, Nagoya University, Japan

Yngve Sundblad, KTH, Sweden

Susumu Tachi, University of Tokyo Japan

Jose Teixeira, Centro de Computacao Graphico, Coimbra, Portugal

Colin Ware, University of New Bruswick, Canada

Michael Zyda, Naval Postgraduate School, USA

Attendance

Attendance data is not available for VRST 1997