Now showing items 1-3 of 3
The Expression of Gender in Synthetic Actors: Modeling and Motion Control Over Invariant Perceptual Cues Leading to Gender Recognition
(Texas A&M University, 1994-05)
A perception based strategy for communicating the gender of computer animated characters is evaluated. Motivated by the idea that effective character animation involves the expression of character traits through motion, ...
A Comparison of Interactive Color Specification Systems for Human-Computer Interfaces
(Texas A&M University, 1994-12)
Color specification is a time-consuming and challenging task in computer graphics applications. The purpose of this research is to examine the color specification process in the context of current human-computer interface ...
Perception Based Character Modeling and Animation
(Texas A&M University, 1999-12)
This thesis explores how humans identify sex (male or female) and judge gender (masculine or feminine) and attractiveness of a computer animated walker. Hip and shoulder movements during the walk cycle and waist-to-hip ...