Jo Skjermo

Associate Professor Department of Computer Science
+47 73594455
Sem Sælands vei 9, IT-bygget * 360

Background and activities

Research areaMain area of interest is visualization. Especially interested in GPU-based real-time computer graphics, and application areas such as modeling of natural environments, gaming and virtual heritage.

 

 

Publications
Generation, Rendering and Animation of Polygon Tree Models
Jo Skjermo, Doctoral thesis for the degree of philosophiae doctor. NTNU. 2009. To appear
Generation and Tessellation of Tree Stems
Jo Skjermo, Theory and Practice of Computer Graphics 2008, Eurographics UK Chapter Proccedings, 2008.
GPU-Based Wind Animation of Trees
Jo Skjermo, Theory and Practice of Computer Graphics 2007, Eurographics UK Chapter Proccedings, 2007.
*Rob Fletcher Prize for Best Student Application Paper.
A GPU-Based Branch Deformer
Jo Skjermo, In: SCCG 2006 - Spring Conference on Computer Graphics, ACM SIGGRAPH, April 2006.
Polygon Mesh Generation of Branching Structures
Jo Skjermo, Ole Christian Eidheim, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Volume 3540, Jun 2005, Pages 750 - 759,
DOI 10.1007/11499145_76,
URL http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/11499145_76
Case-based reasoning in medical image diagnosis
Jo Skjermo, Cand.Scient thesis, NTNU. 2001.
 
Co-author
A Framework for Physically Based Forest Fire Animation
Odd Erik Gundersen and Jo Skjermo, Cardiff University, UK. 17-19 June 2009
Theory and Practice of Computer Graphics 2009, Eurographics UK Chapter Proccedings, 2009 (To appear).
 
Real-time analysis of ultrasound images using GPU.
Eidheim, Ole Christian; Skjermo, Jo; et al.. CARS 2005; 22.06.2005 - 25.06.2005.
Published in: CARS 2005 - Proceedings of the 19th International Congress and Exhibition; 2005
Posters
Tessellation of Polygon Based Tree Stems on Future Graphics Hardware.
Jo Skjermo, The eighth Annual Meeting on High Performance Computing and Infrastructure in Norway.
NOTUR2009 – May 18–20, 2009 – Trondheim

Scientific, academic and artistic work

A selection of recent journal publications, artistic productions, books, including book and report excerpts. See all publications in the database

Journal publications

Part of book/report

  • Skjermo, Jo; Hallgren, Torbjørn. (2010) Virtual Heritage Production as a Tool in Education. SA´10 SIGGRAPH ASIA 2010 Sketches.
  • Skjermo, Jo; Stokes, Michael James; Hallgren, Torbjørn; Kofod-Petersen, Anders. (2010) Towards a Simple Augmented Reality Museum Guide. Proceedings of the second Norwegian Artificial Intelligence Symposium : November 22, 2010 Høgskolen i Gjøvik.
  • Gundersen, Odd Erik; Skjermo, Jo. (2009) A Framework for Physically Based Forest Fire Animation. Theory and Practice of Computer Graphics 2009.
  • Skjermo, Jo. (2008) Generation and Tessellation of Tree Stems. Theory and Practice of Computer Graphics 2008.
  • Skjermo, Jo. (2007) GPU-Based Wind Animation of Trees. Theory and Practice of Computer Graphics 2007.

Report/dissertation

  • Skjermo, Jo; Downing, Keith; Hallgren, Torbjørn; Sæther, Bjørn. (2009) Generation, Rendering and Animation of Polygon Tree Models. 2009. ISBN 978-82-471-1701-9.