SMI 2012
Shape Modeling International 2012
May 22-25 2012
College Station, Texas, USA
Technical Papers Sculpting/Fabrication Papers Courses Exhibition
Technical Paper Submission Sculpting/Fabrication Papers Course Submission Submission for Exhibition
Venue Registration Travel Accomodations
Presentation Videos Conference Program
Technical Papers Committee Sculpting/Fabrication Committee Courses Committee Exhibition Committee
Helmut Pottman Greg N. Frederickson Carlo Séquin
SMI'2013, Bournemouth, GB SMI'2011, Herzia, Israel SMI'2010, Aix-En Provence, France SMI'2009, Beinjin, China SMI'2008, Stony Brook, NW, USA SMI'2007, Lyon, France SMI'2006, Matsushima, Japan SMI'2005, Cambridge, MA, USA SMI'2004, Genova, Italy SMI'2003, Seoul Korea SMI'2002, Banff, Alberta, Canada SMI'2001, Genoa, Italy SMI'1999, Aizu, Japan SMI'1997, Aizu, Japan Shape Modeling 1994, Aizu, Japan

Sculpting/Fabricating Papers

Course and tutorial proposals that provide a detailed theoretical and practical information and recent advances are being sought in all areas of shape modeling including (but not limited to):
  • Free-Form surfaces
  • Subdivision surfaces
  • Implicit surfaces
  • Knots and links
  • Parameteric modeling
  • Sketch based modeling
  • Procedural modeling
  • Topological modeling
  • Computational topology
  • Computational Geometry,
  • 3D Shape acquisition
  • 3D Shape reconstruction
  • Interactive design & editing
  • Shape matching & retrieval
  • Compression & streaming
  • Shape transformation & deformation
  • Shape analysis
  • Semantics of shapes
  • Volume modeling
  • Multidimensional modeling
  • Feature extraction
  • Feature classification
  • Correspondence & registration
  • Parametric & procedural models
  • Segmentation
  • Healing & resampling
  • Multi-resolution techniques
  • Weaving, knitting,
  • Braiding and crocheting
  • Origami and pop-up
  • Physical sculpting/fabrication,
  • Materials technology for fabrication
  • CAD-CAM for digital design,
  • CAD-CAM for sculpting,
  • CAD-CAM for fabrication
  • Rapid-prototyping techniques,
  • 3D Printing,
  • laser cutting,
  • CNC,
  • Casting
All accepted proposals will be presented in conference as two or four hour course/workshop. All submissions will be handled via the easy-chair system following a one-stage peer review cycle. Submission website:

Important Dates

Mar. 31, 2012, Proposals due
Apr. 15, 2012 or before, Acceptance notification

The Bridges Organization:
Art and Mathematics
ISAMA: The international Society of the Arts, Mathematics and Architecture

Texas A&M University
College of Architecture
Texas A&M University
Visualization Department
Texas A&M University
Computer Science Department