‘Cacophonic Choir’, the Sounds of Survivors’ Stories

The “Cacophonic Choir” team breaks down how they use machine learning to demonstrate the effect of the mass media on sexual assault survivors’ stories.

‘Homeostasis’ and Human Interference

In SIGGRAPH 2020 Art Gallery selection, “Homeostasis,” Emil Polyak uses complex coding and development to narrate the human impact on climate change, as told by data.

SIGGRAPH Spotlight: Episode 24 – Machine Learning and AI

SIGGRAPH 2019 Technical Papers Chair Olga Sorkine-Hornung sits down with four industry leading researchers to talk machine learning and AI in the latest episode of the SIGGRAPH Spotlight podcast.

Behind ‘Terra Mars’ With Weili Shi

Rendering of the western hemisphere of “Terra Mars” generation 65, centered at the enormous canyon system Valles Marineris, also featuring some or Mar’s tallest mountains. (© Weili Shi. Clouds texture credit: NASA) “Terra Mars: When Earth Shines on Mars through … Continued

Inspired by Service Dogs: Inside Toyota’s Human Support Robot

Akiyoshi Ochiai, a senior engineer at Toyota Research Institute, shares the development journey for his team’s Human Support Robot (HSR). A prototype of the robot was shown in the SIGGRAPH 2018 Emerging Technologies venue.