Makoto Okabe[Japanese]

Peer Reviewed Journals and Conferences

  • Makoto Okabe, Yoshinori Dobashi, Ken Anjyo, "Animating pictures of water scenes using video retrieval", The Visual Computer, doi:10.1007/s00371-016-1337-6, pp. 1-12, December, 2016. [publisher]
  • Takao Kakimori, Makoto Okabe, Keiji Yanai, Rikio Onai, "A system to help amateurs take pictures of delicious looking food", in Proc. of the 1st International Workshop on Attractiveness Computing in Multimedia (ACM) 2016, pp. 456-461, Taipei, Taiwan, April, 2016. [pdf][pptx]
  • Makoto Okabe, Yoshinori Dobashi, Ken Anjyo, Rikio Onai, "Fluid Volume Modeling from Sparse Multi-view Images by Appearance Transfer", ACM Transactions on Graphics, volume 34, issue 4 (Proc. SIGGRAPH 2015, acceptance rate: 25%), pp. 93:1-93:10. [pdf]
  • Tomohiro Yamamoto, Makoto Okabe, Yusuke Hijikata, Rikio Onai, "Semi-Automatic Synthesis of Videos of Performers Appearing to Play User-Specified Music", in Proc. International Conference in Central Europe on Computer Graphics, Visualization and Computer Vision (WSCG) 2013, pp. 179-186. [pdf]
  • Makoto Okabe, Yuta Kawate, Ken Anjyo, Rikio Onai, "Video Retrieval based on User-Specified Appearance and Application to Animation Synthesis", in Proc. International Conference on Multimedia Modelling (MMM) 2013, pp. 110-120. [pdf]
  • Kenta Mizui, Makoto Okabe, Rikio Onai, "Choreographing Amateur Performers Based on Motion Transfer between Videos", in Proc. International Conference on Multimedia Modelling (MMM) 2013, pp. 502-512. [pdf]
  • Makoto Okabe, Ken Anjyo, Rikio Onai, "Extracting Fluid from a Video for Efficient Post-Production", in Proc. Digital Production Symposium (DigiPro) 2012, pp. 53-58. [pdf]
  • Makoto Okabe, Ken Anjyo, Rikio Onai, "Creating Fluid Animation from a Single Image using Video Database", Computer Graphics Forum, volume 30, issue 7 (Proc. Pacific Graphics 2011, acceptance rate: 16%), pp. 1973-1982. [pdf]
  • Dawid Pajak, Martin Cadík, Tunç Ozan Aydın, Makoto Okabe, Karol Myszkowski, Hans-Peter Seidel, "Contrast prescription for multiscale image editing", The Visual Computer, volume 26, issue 6-8 (Proc. Computer Graphics International (CGI) 2010), pp. 739-748. [pdf]
  • Tobias Ritschel, Makoto Okabe, Thorsten Thormählen, Hans-Peter Seidel, "Interactive reflection editing", ACM Transaction on Graphics, volume 28, issue 5 (Proc. SIGGRAPH Asia 2009, acceptance rate: 25%), pp. 129:1-129:7. [pdf]
  • Makoto Okabe, Ken Anjyo, Takeo Igarashi, Hans-Peter Seidel, "Animating Pictures of Fluid using Video Examples", Computer Graphics Forum, volume 28, issue 2 (Proc. Eurographics 2009, acceptance rate: 23%), pp. 677-686. [pdf]
  • Kenshi Takayama, Makoto Okabe, Takashi Ijiri, Takeo Igarashi, "Lapped Solid Textures: Filling a Model with Anisotropic Textures", ACM Transaction on Graphics, volume 27, issue 3 (Proc. SIGGRAPH 2008, acceptance rate: 17%), pp. 53:1-53:9. [pdf]
  • Makoto Okabe, Yasuyuki Matsushita, Li Shen, Takeo Igarashi, "Illumination Brush: Interactive Design of All-frequency Lighting", in Proc. Pacific Graphics 2007 (acceptance rate: 22%), pp. 171-180. [pdf]
  • Ivan Poupyrev, Tatsushi Nashida, Makoto Okabe, "Actuation and Tangible User Interfaces: Vaucanson duck, Robots and Shape Displays", in Proc. TEI '07, pp. 205-212. [pdf]
  • Makoto Okabe, Gang Zeng, Yasuyuki Matsushita, Takeo Igarashi, Long Quan, Heung-Yeung Shum, "Single-View Relighting with Normal Map Painting", in Proc. Pacific Graphics 2006, pp. 27-34. [pdf]
  • Makoto Okabe, Shigeru Owada, Takeo Igarashi, "Interactive Design of Botanical Trees Using Freehand Sketches and Example-based Editing", Computer Graphics Forum, volume 24, issue 3 (Proc. Eurographics 2005, acceptance rate: 16%), pp. 487-496. [pdf]
  • Takashi Ijiri, Shigeru Owada, Makoto Okabe, Takeo Igarashi, "Floral Diagrams and Inflorescences: Interactive Flower Modeling Using Botanical Structural Constraints", ACM Transactions on Graphics, volume 24, issue 3 (Proc. SIGGRAPH 2005, acceptance rate: 21%), pp. 720-726. [pdf]
  • Shigeru Owada, Frank Nielsen, Makoto Okabe, Takeo Igarashi, "Volumetric Illustration: Designing 3D Models with Internal Textures", ACM Transactions on Graphics, volume 23, issue 3 (Proc. SIGGRAPH 2004, acceptance rate: 17%), pp. 322-328. [pdf]

Peer Reviewed Short Papers, Posters, and Demonstrations

  • Yoshinori Dobashi, Takashi Ijiri, Hideki Todo, Kei Iwasaki, Makoto Okabe, Satoshi Nishimura, "Measuring Microstructures Using Confocal Laser Scanning Microscopy for Estimating Surface Roughness", ACM SIGGRAPH 2016 Posters, Article No. 28, July 24, 2016.
  • Takao Kakimori, Makoto Okabe, Keiji Yanai, Rikio Onai, "A system to support the amateurs to take a delicious-looking picture of foods", The Symposium on Mobile Graphics and Interactive Applications (MGIA) at SIGGRAPH Asia 2015, demonstrations.
  • Makoto Okabe, Yoshinori Dobashi, Ken Anjyo, Takatsugu Yamaguchi, Rikio Onai, "Fluid Volume Modeling from Ortho-View Images", in Proc. Mathematical Progress in Expressive Image Synthesis (MEIS) 2014.
  • Morgane Rivière, Makoto Okabe, "Extraction of a cartoon's topology", ACM SIGGRAPH 2014 Posters, pp. 64. [pdf]
  • Hiromi Hirano, Makoto Okabe, Rikio Onai, "Detection of inserted text in images", in Proc. Mathematical Progress in Expressive Image Synthesis (MEIS) 2013, pp. 177-183.
  • Makoto Okabe, Ken Anjyo, Rikio Onai, "Single-view 3D Reconstruction by Learning 3D Game Scenes", in Proc. Mathematical Progress in Expressive Image Synthesis (MEIS) 2013, pp. 153-159.
  • Syohei Sakiyama, Makoto Okabe, Rikio Onai, "Animating images of cooking using video examples and image deformation", in Proc. Mathematical Progress in Expressive Image Synthesis (MEIS) 2013, pp. 171-176.
  • Tatsuya Kurihara, Makoto Okabe, Rikio Onai, "DDMixer2.5D: drag and drop to mix 2.5D video objects", ACM Symposium on User Interface Software and Technology (UIST) 2013 Posters, pp. 69-70. [pdf]
  • Hikaru Nagasaka, Makoto Okabe, Rikio Onai, "KikuNavi: Real-time Pedestrian Navigation based on Social Networking Service and Collective Intelligence", in Proc. IEEE Symposium on Visual Languages and Human-Centric Computing (VL/HCC) 2012, pp. 193-196. [pdf]
  • Yuta Kawate, Makoto Okabe, Rikio Onai, "Video Retrieval based on User-Specified Deformation", ACM SIGGRAPH 2012 Posters, pp. 83. [pdf]
  • Tomohiro Yamamoto, Makoto Okabe, Rikio Onai, "Synthesis of a Video of Performers Appearing to Play User-specified Band Music", ACM SIGGRAPH 2012 Posters, pp. 10. [pdf]
  • Kenta Mizui, Makoto Okabe, Rikio Onai, "Choreographing Amateur Performers using Video Examples", ACM SIGGRAPH Asia 2011 Posters, pp. 8:1-8:2. [pdf]
  • Kazufumi Watanabe, Masanao Ochi, Makoto Okabe, Rikio Onai, "Jasmine: Real-time Local Event Detection System by Propagating Geolocation Information to Microblogs", ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM) 2011, demonstrations (acceptance rate: 37.5%), pp. 2541-2544. [pdf]
  • Tomohiro Yamamoto, Makoto Okabe, Rikio Onai, "Synthesis of a Video of a Performer Appearing to Play User-specified Music", ACM SIGGRAPH 2011 Posters (acceptance rate: 32%). [pdf] (Semi-Finalist of Student Research Competition)
  • Masanao Ochi, Makoto Okabe, Rikio Onai, "Rating Prediction Using Feature Words Extracted from Customer Reviews", ACM SIGIR 2011 Posters (acceptance rate: 33%), pp. 1205-1206. [pdf]
  • Makoto Okabe, Kenshi Takayama, Takashi Ijiri, Takeo Igarashi, "Light Shower: A Poor Man's Light Stage Built with an Off-the-shelf Umbrella and Projector", ACM SIGGRAPH 2007 Sketches, pp. 62. [pdf]
  • Shigeru Owada, Makoto Okabe, Takeo Igarashi, Frank Nielsen, Norimichi Tsumura, "Customized Slider Bars for Adjusting Multi-dimension Parameter Sets", in Proc. Smart Graphics 2007, pp. 230-232.
  • Makoto Okabe, Yasuyuki Matsushita, Takeo Igarashi, Heung-Yeung Shum, "Illumination Brush: Interactive Design of Image-based Lighting", ACM SIGGRAPH 2006 Research Posters, pp. 141. [pdf] (3rd prize of Student Research Competition)
  • Ivan Poupyrev, Makoto Okabe, Shigeaki Maruyama, "Haptic feedback for pen computing: directions and strategies", ACM SIGCHI 2004 Extended Abstracts, pp.1309-1312. [pdf]
  • Makoto Okabe, Takeo Igarashi, "3D Modeling of Trees from Freehand Sketches", ACM SIGGRAPH 2003 Sketches & Applications, pp. 1. [pdf]

Technical Reports

  • Makoto Okabe, Yasuyuki Matsushita, Takeo Igarashi, Heung-Yeung Shum, "Illumination Brush: Interactive Design of Image-based Lighting", Microsoft Research Technical Report, MSR-TR-2006-112. [pdf]