The paper “Accurate Non-rigid 3D Human Body Surface Reconstruction Using Commodity Depth Sensors,” Yao Lu, Shang Zhao, Naji Younes, James Hahn, was selected to be on the cover of Computer Animation and Virtual World.

Wei Li, Xiao Xiao, and Shang Zhao collaborate with Prof. Maida Withers on a dance performance.

Larry Gritz wins a scientific and technical achievement award by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

Prof. James Hahn, Dr. Lamia Soghier (CNHS), Prof. John Philbeck (Psychology), Prof. Naji Youns (Epidemiology and Biostatistics) receive a $1.6M NIH R01 grant.

Prof. James Hahn and faculty from the Milken Institute School of Public Health have received a two-year $422,020 R21 award from the National Institutes of Health for their project “Calculation of Percent Body Fat by Analyzing Virtual Body Models.” Professor Hahn is the grant’s principle investigator.  Professors Geoffrey Hudson, Jerome Danoff, Melissa Napolitano, and Naji Younes--all of the Milken Institute School of Public Health--are the co-PIs.

Prof. James Hahn received a pilot project grant from AstraZeneca/MedImmune for “Motion Capture and Analysis of an Automatic Injection Device.

Prof. James Hahn, Prof. Sergio Almécija (Anthropology), Prof. Taeyong Lee (MAE), Prof. John Philbeck (Psychology), Prof. Gabe Sibley (CS) wins a $714K grant from NSF Major Research Instrumentation grant to develop a Large-Scale Dense Scene Capture and Tracking Instrument.

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