Talks

Blowing $h!t Up

Tuesday, 27 July | 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM | Room 515 AB
Session Chair: Ken Museth, DreamWorks Animation
"Avatar": Bending Rigid Bodies

This talk describes the tools recently developed at Industrial Light & Magic for automatically modeling surface deformations produced during bending and denting of rigid materials.

Brice Criswell
Industrial Light & Magic

Michael Lentine
Industrial Light & Magic

Steve Sauers
Industrial Light & Magic

"Transformers 2": Breaking Buildings

This talk presents a system developed at Industrial Light & Magic to dynamically control large sets of constrained rigid bodies.

Brice Criswell
Industrial Light & Magic

Jef Smith
Industrial Light & Magic

David Deuber
Industrial Light & Magic

Destroying LA for "2012"

This talk presents the tools and methodology used to create Los Angeles destruction effects in "2012".

Nafees Bin Zafar
DreamWorks Animation

David Stephens
Digital Domain

Marten Larsson
Digital Domain

Ryo Sakaguchi
Digital Domain

Michael Clive
DreamWorks Animation

Ramprasad Sampath
Digital Domain

Ken Museth
DreamWorks Animation

Dennis Blakey
Digital Domain

Brian Gazdik
Digital Domain

Robby Thomas
Digital Domain

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