Paolo Cignoni (7901)

Organization: ISTI - CNR
Address: Via Moruzzi, 1
56124 Pisa
Country: Italy
Telephone: +39 348 3972155
Fax:
Email: paolo.cignoni@isti.cnr.it

Education and Experience

05/1998 PhD in Computer Science (Pisa University) "Scientific Visualization based on Simplicial Complexes";

01/1996 Researcher at the ISTI, institute of the National Research Council in Pisa, Italy.

01/2001 Senior Researcher at the ISTI, institute of the National Research Council in Pisa, Italy.

Recent Professional Activities

Editorial Board Member (currently)

IEEE Trans. on Computer Graphics and Visualization,

Computer Graphics Forum,

The Visual Computer,

ACM Journal on Computing and Cultural Heritage.

Program Committee Member (recent)

Siggraph 2007, 2008, 2011, 2012

Siggraph Asia 2012

Eurographics 2005, 2006, 2008, 2009, 2011, 2012 (chair), 2013 (adv. Brd.), 2014

IEEE Visualization 2005, 2006, 2007, 2011, 2012, 2013

Awards

Eurographics Young Researcher Award 2004, The Eurographics Awards Programme yearly recognizes individuals who have significantly advanced the field of computer graphics

Second Best Paper Award Eurographics 2003, for: "BDAM - Batched Dynamic Adaptive Meshes for High Performance Terrain Visualization"

Best Paper Award 2000, Journal Computer & Graphics for "Reconstruction of Topologically Correct and Adaptive Trilinear Isosurfaces", Computers & Graphics, Vol.24, no. 3, May 2000,

Second Best Paper Award, Eurographics 2000, for the paper: "Real Time, Accurate, Multi-Featured Rendering of Bump Mapped Surfaces", Computer Graphics Forum, vol. 19(3), 2000,

Second Best Paper Award 1998, Journal Computer & Graphics for , "A Comparison of Mesh Simplification Algorithm", Computers & Graphics, Pergamon Press, Vol. 22(1), 1998, pp. 37-54.

Recent Publications

Siggraph/TOG Papers

P. Cignoni, F. Ganovelli, E. Gobbetti, F. Marton, F. Ponchio, R. Scopigno
Adaptive TetraPuzzles: Efficient Out-of-Core Construction and Visualization of Gigantic Multiresolution Polygonal Models,
ACM TOG, vol. 23(3), 2004, pp. 796-803 (Siggraph '04)

D. Koller, M. Turitzin, M. Levoy, M. Tarini, G. Croccia, P. Cignoni, R. Scopigno,
Protected Interactive 3D Graphics Via Remote Rendering",
ACM TOG, vol. 23(3), 2004, pp. 695-703 (Siggraph '04)

M. Tarini, K. Hormann, P. Cignoni, C. Montani
PolyCube-Maps,
ACM TOG, vol. 23(3), 2004, pp. 853-860 (Siggraph '04)

Marco Tarini, Enrico Puppo, Daniele Panozzo, Nico Pietroni, Paolo Cignoni
Simple Quad Domains for Field Aligned Mesh Parametrization
ACM TOG, Siggraph Asia 2011, Vol. 30(6) - 2011

International Journals (since 2010)

  • Nico Pietroni, Paolo Cignoni, Miguel Otaduy, Roberto Scopigno,
    A survey on solid texture synthesis
    IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications, Volume 30, Number 4, page 74-89 - July/August 2010
  • Nico Pietroni, Marco Tarini, Paolo Cignoni
    Almost isometric mesh parameterization through abstract domains IEEE Transaction on Visualization and Computer Graphics, Volume 16, Number 4, page 621-635 - July/August 2010
  • Ruggero Pintus, Enrico Gobbetti, Paolo Cignoni, Roberto Scopigno,
    Shape enhancement for rapid prototyping The Visual Computer (special issue of CGI 2010), Volume 26, Number 6-8, page 831-840 - 2010
  • Gianpaolo Palma, Massimiliano Corsini, Paolo Cignoni, Roberto Scopigno, Mark Mudge,
    Dynamic Shading Enhancement for Reflectance Transformation Imaging, ACM Journ. on Computers and Cultural heritage, Volume 3, Number 2 - set 2010
  • Daniele Bernabei, Fabio Ganovelli, Nico Pietroni, Paolo Cignoni, Sumanta Pattanaik, Roberto Scopigno
    Real-time Single Scattering Inside Inhomogeneous Materials
    The Visual Computer (special issue of CGI 2010), Volume 26, Number 6-9, page 583-593 - 2010
  • Paolo Brivio, Marco Tarini, Paolo Cignoni
    Browsing Large Image Datasets through Voronoi Diagrams
    IEEE Transaction on Visualization and Computer Graphics (Proceedings of Visualization 2010), Volume 16, Number 10, page 1261-1270 - 2010
  • Marco Tarini, Nico Pietroni, Paolo Cignoni, Daniele Panozzo, Enrico Puppo
    Practical quad mesh simplification
    Computer Graphics Forum, Volume 29, Number 2, page 407-418 - 2010
  • Matteo Dellepiane, Marco Callieri, Massimiliano Corsini, Paolo Cignoni, Roberto Scopigno,
    Improved Color Acquisition and Mapping on 3D Models via Flash-Based Photography,
    ACM Journ. on Computers and Cultural heritage, Volume 2, Number 4, page 1-20 - Feb. 2010
  • Marco Tarini, Enrico Puppo, Daniele Panozzo, Nico Pietroni, Paolo Cignoni
    Simple Quad Domains for Field Aligned Mesh Parametrization
    ACM Transactions on Graphics, Proceedings of SIGGRAPH Asia 2011, Volume 30, Number 6 - 2011
  • Daniele Panozzo, Enrico Puppo, Marco Tarini, Nico Pietroni, Paolo Cignoni
    Automatic Construction of Adaptive Quad-Based Subdivision Surfaces Using Fitmaps
    IEEE Transaction on Visualization and Computer Graphics, Volume 17, Number 10, page 1510-1520 - october 2011
  • Nico Pietroni, Massimiliano Corsini, Paolo Cignoni, Roberto Scopigno
    An interactive local flattening operator to support digital investigations on artwork surfaces
    IEEE Transaction on Visualization and Computer Graphics (Proceedings of Visualization 2011), Volume 17, Number 12, page 1989-1996 - December 2011
  • Roberto Scopigno, Marco Callieri, Paolo Cignoni, Massimiliano Corsini, Matteo Dellepiane, Federico Ponchio, Guido Ranzuglia 3D models for Cultural Heritage: beyond plain visualization IEEE Computer, Volume 44, Number 7, page 48-55 - July 2011
  • Massimiliano Corsini, Paolo Cignoni, Roberto Scopigno, Efficient and Flexible Sampling with Blue Noise Properties of Triangular Meshes, IEEE Transaction on Visualization and Computer Graphics - 2012
  • Matteo Dellepiane, Ricardo Marroquim, Marco Callieri, Paolo Cignoni, Roberto Scopigno
    Flow-Based Local Optimization for Image-to-Geometry Projection, IEEE Transaction on Visualization and Computer Graphics, Volume 18, Number 3, page 463-474 - Mar 2012
  • Francesco Banterle, Massimiliano Corsini, Paolo Cignoni, Roberto Scopigno
    A Low-Memory, Straightforward and Fast Bilateral Filter Through Subsampling in Spatial Domain Computer Graphics Forum, Vol. 31, N. 1, page 19--32 - February 2012
  • Luca Benedetti, Massimiliano Corsini, Paolo Cignoni, Marco Callieri, Roberto Scopigno
    Color to gray conversions in the context of stereo matching algorithms
    Machine Vision and Applications, Volume 23, Number 2, page 327--348 - march 2012