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The Collaboration with Peter Dawson is on UToday

The project digitally preserves former Indian residential schools in Alberta.

https://news.ucalgary.ca/news/project-digitally-preserves-former-indian-residential-schools-alberta

Congratulations to Meysam and Lakin for the accepted paper in the International Journal of Geo-Information

https://giv.cpsc.ucalgary.ca/publication/j66/

Touching History

From a special tree to a residential school, our fleeting natural and built environments are rich with secrets, stories and knowledge that 3D technology can preserve and protect.

https://archmagazine.ucalgary.ca/touching-history-3d-printing/

Congratulations to Chris and Jeff for their NSERC Scholarships

Congratulations to Mia and Katy for the accepted paper “perspective Charts” in Graphics Interface 2021

Congratulations to Hooman and Katy for acceptance of paper in Graphics Interface

Simulating Mass in Virtual Reality using Physically-Based Hand-Object Interactions with Vibration Feedback

Congratulations to Hessam and Fatemeh for the acceptance of Eurovis STAR paper

Data to Physicalization: A Survey of the Physical Rendering Process

Christopher Mossman's Lieutenant Governor's Gold Medal

Christopher Mossman received Lieutenant Governor’s Gold Medal as well as the Department of Mathematics and Statistics Silver Medallion in 2020:
https://www.ucalgary.ca/registrar/graduation/2020-medal-winners/christopher_m

Established Career Scholarship Excellence Award

Dr. Samavati received “Established Career Scholarship Excellence Award.”
you can read more about it here: https://science.ucalgary.ca/about/excellence-and-awards/award-recipients-2020/faculty

Dr. Samavati has been recognized with numerous awards, including the 2013 Digital Alberta Award (Best in Cross-platform Content), and a Peak Scholar Award in 2014 for his excellence in Entrepreneurship, Innovation, and Knowledge Engagement. He was one of three finalists for the ASTech Foundation award for “Outstanding Leadership in Alberta Technology 2017.”

Ben successfully defended his thesis on June 16, 2020. Congratulations!