Presentations on Advanced Visualization and Collaboration at universities in Rio De Janeiro

Participants: Jason Leigh, Paul Morin, Department of Geology and Geophysics, University of Minnesota and National Center for Earth Surface Dynamics


Rio De Janeiro, Brazil

Dr. Frederico Pereira Laier of the Universidade Federal do Rio De Janeiro (UFRJ) invited Jason Leigh and Paul Morin to give presentations on EVL’s advanced visualization, collaboration and networking research to his students, the Computer Graphics Technology Group at the Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro (TecGraf - PUC-Rio), and members of the Financiadora de Estudos e Projetos (FINEP) - which is Brazil’s equivalent of the U.S. National Science Foundation.

Brazil’s first GeoWall system was also installed, in the Geology Department at the Universidade Federal do Rio De Janeiro.


Date: August 14, 2006 - September 18, 2006
Geology and Geography Professors Seeing Brazil’s First GeoWall - J. Leigh/EVL

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