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accurate and dynamic computer graphics muscle model

David Asher Levine

accurate and dynamic computer graphics muscle model

thesis presented to the faculty of the Graduate School of the University of Texas at Austin in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Science in Engineering

by David Asher Levine

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Published by University of Texas at Austin, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, National Technical Information Service, distributor in [Austin, Tex.], [Washington, D.C, Springfield, Va .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Computer graphics,
  • Musculoskeletal system,
  • Muscles

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby David Asher Levine.
    SeriesNASA-TM -- 205923., NASA technical memorandum -- 205923.
    ContributionsUniversity of Texas at Austin., United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17572318M
    OCLC/WorldCa39824839

    Computer graphics, production of images on computers for use in any used in the graphic design of printed material are frequently produced on computers, as are the still and moving images seen in comic strips and realistic images viewed and manipulated in electronic games and computer simulations could not be created or supported without the enhanced capabilities. At Speech Graphics we specialize in one of the holy grails of computer facial animation: automatic, accurate lip sync. Given audio, our task is to create the illusion that the animated face you see is the source of the sound you hear. Our muscle-dynamic model is the only one of its kind in the world. our internal software framework.

    The mathematical model for the Santos skeleton was developed based on the Denavit-Hartenberg method for kinematic and dynamic analysis. Optimization is used to determine postures and motions that are governed by various human performance measures (objective functions) and constrained by the restrictions imposed by the skeleton, the laws of. Introduction. The precursor sciences to the development of modern computer graphics were the advances in electrical engineering, electronics, and television that took place during the first half of the twentieth century. Screens could display art since the Lumiere brothers' use of mattes to create special effects for the earliest films dating from , but such displays were limited and not.

    Chen and Zeltzer12 created a very precise muscle model using the finite element method (FEM), but this has not been used for the control of human body models in a dynamic environment. In this paper, using the musculoskeletal human body model, a method to calculate the maximal torque and acceleration of the lower extremities is proposed. First the. Computer-generated imagery (CGI) is the application of computer graphics to create or contribute to images in art, printed media, video games, films, television programs, shorts, commercials, videos, and images may be dynamic or static, and may be two-dimensional (2D), although the term "CGI" is most commonly used to refer to the 3-D computer graphics used for creating.


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[David Asher Levine; University of Texas at Austin.; United States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration.]. An Accurate and Dynamic Computer Graphics Muscle Model.

By David Asher Levine. Abstract. A computer based musculo-skeletal model was developed at the University in the departments of Mechanical and Biomedical Engineering. This model accurately represents human shoulder kinematics.

The need existed to incorporate a geometric muscle model in Author: David Asher Levine. Substantial effort has been devoted to developing computational models of muscles for the purpose of increasing realism and accuracy in computer graphics and biomechanics.

This short book surveys various approaches to model and simulate muscles both morphologically and functionally. Modeling the realistic morphology of muscle requires that. Muscles provide physiological functions to drive body movement and anatomically characterize body shape, making them a crucial component of modeling animated human figures.

Substantial efforts have been expended on developing computational models of muscles for the purpose of increasing realism and accuracy in a broad range of applications, including computer graphics and. A Computer-Graphics Model of Muscle Activation and Contraction Dynamics Accurate and dynamic computer graphics muscle model book BARRETT,I A.

J.'KNOEK' VAN SOEST,2 and ROB NEAL3 ABSTRACT An interactive computer-graphics model of the mechanical interaction between the structural components (If a Hill-type muscle model is presented.

The model. An interactive computer‐graphics model of the mechanical interaction between the structural components of a Hill‐type muscle model is presented. The model allows the length, velocity, and force in the contractile component, parallel elastic component, and series elastic of a generic (normalised) muscle‐tendon complex to be computed from.

Abstract: Simulation of the musculoskeletal system has important applications in biomechanics, biomedical engineering, surgery simulation, and computer graphics. The accuracy of the muscle, bone, and tendon geometry as well as the accuracy of muscle and tendon dynamic deformation are of paramount importance in all these applications.

the quasi-static muscle model that determines the quasi-static muscle shape. Middle: the muscle dynamics model that determines the dynamic deformation of muscles. Right: the soft tissue dynamics model that determines the dynamic deformation of fat and viscera.

relaxation due to different activation levels. We use a musculoskeletal model to. This chapter describes a strategy for designing and managing the complexity of physically based computer graphics models to increase understanding, generality, reusability, and communication of the models.

The strategy spans the entire activity of model creation, from specifying an initial concept down through computer programming details. Data-driven computer graphics What if we can get models from the real world.

Overview Intro (10 mins) model and an algorithm • Agonist/antagonist muscles • Passive properties of muscles and tendons: –Elastic –Damping. Computer Graphics 6 Computer graphics is an art of drawing pictures on computer screens with the help of programming.

It involves computations, creation, and manipulation of data. In other words, we can say that computer graphics is a rendering tool for the generation and manipulation of. High Dynamic Range Imaging is the first book to describe this exciting new field that is transforming the media and entertainment industries.

Written by the foremost researchers in HDRI, it will explain and define this new technology for anyone who works with images, whether it is for computer graphics, film, video, photography, or lighting design.

Primal Pictures 3D anatomy model, built using real scan data from the visible human project, has been carefully segmented to create an unparalleled level of detail and accuracy.

All of the content within this program has been verified by qualified anatomists and by a team of external experts for each body area.

Features. The FULL MALE HUMAN ANATOMY model including 12 multi-layered body systems, and world-leading FEMALE thorax and pelvic prosections; 22 microscopic models including Cochlea, Photoreceptor Cells, Scalp & Meninges, Retinal Layers, Bronchial Tree, Skeletal Muscle & Fiber, Blood Vessels, Eye, Kidney Lobe, Tongue, Sperm and more.

Computer graphics finds a major part of its utility in the movie industry and game industry. Used for creating motion pictures, music video, television shows, cartoon animation films. In the game industry where focus and interactivity are the key players, computer graphics helps in providing such features in the efficient way.

Chapter Accurate Atmospheric Scattering Sean O'Neil Introduction Generating realistic atmospheric scattering for computer graphics has always been a difficult problem, but it is very important for rendering realistic outdoor environments.

The equations that describe atmospheric scattering are so complex that entire books have been dedicated to the subject. The model and tracking parameters are then combined to obtain 3D reconstruction.

The networks are trained together in an end-to-end manner (marked in red) by projecting the reconstructed outputs into 2D using a differentiable renderer and computing multi-image. Colors of products may not be perfectly accurate due to variations caused by photography and monitor to photographic variables and conditions, actual product appearance may differ from images shown on this gh we endeavor to present the most accurate and comprehensive information at the time of publication, we reserve the.

model (kinematic or dynamic) is initialized with a measured state and a N-step measured input sequence is input to the model. The models are discretized using Euler methods and are sampled at t d=ms or at t d=ms. The simulated states are compared to the measured state of the vehicle to examine the accuracy of both the kinematic and.

Automatic estimation of facial muscle activations from sparse motion capture marker data (with Eftychios Sifakis and Igor Neverov). We're currently building a higher resolution facial model (with Eftychios Sifakis and xyzrgb). Two-way solid fluid coupling with thin rigid and deformable solids (with Eran Guendelman, Andrew Selle and Frank Losasso).

~ Computer Graphics, Vol Number 4, July A Muscle Model for Animating Three-Dimensional Facial Expression Keith Waters "P Animation Research and Development National Centre for Computer Aided Art and Design motivators of the dynamic characteristics are complex, and that a .An interactive graphics-based model of the lower extremity to study orthopaedic surgical procedures.

Delp SL(1), Loan JP, Hoy MG, Zajac FE, Topp EL, Rosen JM. Author information: (1)Rehabilitation Research and Development Center (), VA Medical Center, Palo Alto, CA   Computer models that estimate the force generation capacity of lower limb muscles have become widely used to simulate the effects of musculoskeletal surgeries and create dynamic simulations of movement.

Previous lower limb models are based on severely limited data describing limb muscle architecture (i.e., muscle fiber lengths, pennation angles, and physiological cross-sectional .