A COMPARATIVE STUDY OF THE MARCHING CUBES TECHNIQUES FOR 3D REAL-TIME RENDERING OF SCENES IN VIDEOCONFERENCING SYSTEMS

Maria Ángeles Calabuig, Moisés Ferrer, Mariano Alcañiz, Juan José Fuertes

Abstract

This paper presents a comparative study of the Marching Cubes techniques and describes their optimised implementations for a 3D videoconferencing system with the aim of obtaining maximum efficiency and flexibility. Different approaches in the CPU and in the GPU are compared in order to analyze the influence of the rendering process in the reconstruction algorithm. To do this, several 3D scenes were captured, codified and sent to a real-time rendering system that reconstructs 3D models at high speed.

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Ángeles Calabuig M., Ferrer M., Alcañiz M. and José Fuertes J. (2011). A COMPARATIVE STUDY OF THE MARCHING CUBES TECHNIQUES FOR 3D REAL-TIME RENDERING OF SCENES IN VIDEOCONFERENCING SYSTEMS . In Proceedings of the International Conference on Computer Graphics Theory and Applications - Volume 1: GRAPP, (VISIGRAPP 2011) ISBN 978-989-8425-45-4, pages 203-206. DOI: 10.5220/0003320102030206


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@conference{grapp11,
author={Maria Ángeles Calabuig and Moisés Ferrer and Mariano Alcañiz and Juan José Fuertes},
title={A COMPARATIVE STUDY OF THE MARCHING CUBES TECHNIQUES FOR 3D REAL-TIME RENDERING OF SCENES IN VIDEOCONFERENCING SYSTEMS},
booktitle={Proceedings of the International Conference on Computer Graphics Theory and Applications - Volume 1: GRAPP, (VISIGRAPP 2011)},
year={2011},
pages={203-206},
publisher={SciTePress},
organization={INSTICC},
doi={10.5220/0003320102030206},
isbn={978-989-8425-45-4},
}


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TY - CONF
JO - Proceedings of the International Conference on Computer Graphics Theory and Applications - Volume 1: GRAPP, (VISIGRAPP 2011)
TI - A COMPARATIVE STUDY OF THE MARCHING CUBES TECHNIQUES FOR 3D REAL-TIME RENDERING OF SCENES IN VIDEOCONFERENCING SYSTEMS
SN - 978-989-8425-45-4
AU - Ángeles Calabuig M.
AU - Ferrer M.
AU - Alcañiz M.
AU - José Fuertes J.
PY - 2011
SP - 203
EP - 206
DO - 10.5220/0003320102030206