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Stelian Coros and Garth Shoemaker Won 2011 Best Canadian Dissertation Awards


Alan Fournier

UBC CS won best Canadian dissertation awards in both HCI and Computer Graphics. 

Stelian Coros, supervised by Michiel van de Panne, won the Alain Fournier Dissertation Award.  The award is given annually to the best doctoral dissertation completed at a Canadian university in the field of Computer Graphics.

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Vincent Levesque, Karon MacLean, Louise Oram Win 2011 CHI Best Paper Award

Vincent Levesque, Karon MacLean and Louise Oram designed and creatively evaluated new interaction techniques in order to reveal the new ways that the novel variable-friction TPad hardware (designed by Colgate's lab at Northwestern University) could have an impact on touch interactions of the future.

Paper Title: Levesque, V., Oram, L., MacLean, K. E., Cockburn, A., Marchuk, N., Johnson, D., Colgate, J. E., and Peshkin, M., “Enhancing Physicality in Touch Interaction with Programmable Friction,” CHI  2011.

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Imager Social

Date: 
Wednesday, November 23, 2011 | 12:15pm - 2:00pm

Imager Social

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Imager Social

Date: 
Wednesday, October 26, 2011 | 12:15pm - 2:00pm

Imager Social

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Imager Social

Date: 
Wednesday, September 28, 2011 | 12:15pm - 2:00pm

Imager Social

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Imager Social

Date: 
Wednesday, May 25, 2011 | 12:30pm - 2:00pm

Imager Social

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Imager Social

Date: 
Wednesday, April 27, 2011 | 12:30pm - 2:00pm

Imager Social

Kirsty Lauder 2-9882

Games Event

Date: 
Saturday, April 9, 2011 | 10:00am - 5:00pm

CS student-organized game design workshop. Part of launching the video-game development club.

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