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2015 Creativity Workshop

May 18, 2015

The Laboratory for Advanced Visualization and Applications (LAVA) hosted a Creativity workshop attended by graduate and undergraduate students from Information and Computer Sciences, Electrical Engineering, and Academy for Creative Media. The event was held on a farm in … Read more

Laboratory for Advanced Visualization and Applications partners on a $5 million National Science Foundation grant to improve international research networks

Modern science is increasingly data-driven, collaborative in nature and international.  Large-scale simulations and instruments produce petabytes of data, which is subsequently analyzed by tens of thousands of scientists scattered across the globe.

The University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa and University … Read more

Creator of Final Fantasy lectures on Video Game Development

Legendary creator of the Final Fantasy video game series, Hironobu Sakaguchi gave a guest lecture at Professor Jason Leigh’s Video Game Development class today to discuss the development of his latest project Terra Battle and to also announce that it … Read more

CyberCANOEs transport students in University of Hawaiʻi’s first cross-campus video game class

About three dozen students at the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa and the University of Hawaiʻi–West Oʻahu are participating in UH’s first joint video game development class. The gaming industry is a profession with a bright future. According to the … Read more

Jason Leigh to deliver colloquium presentation on Advanced Visualization Instrumentation at the National Center for Supercomputer Applications

Jason Leigh, professor of Information and Computer Sciences and director of the University of Hawaiʻi’s Laboratory for Advanced Visualization and Applications will deliver a presentation on March 20, 2015 on Advanced Visualization Instrumentation at the National Center for Supercomputing and … Read more

LAVA at CineGrid

On Dec 9, 2014, the Laboratory for Advanced Visualization and Applications (LAVA) at the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa, and the University of Illinois at Chicago demonstrated SAGE2- the Scalable Amplified Group Environment software system at the 9th annual CineGrid … Read more

LAVA releases SAGE2 at Supercomputing 2014

 

At Supercomputing 2014 in New Orleans, the Laboratory for Advanced Visualization and Applications (LAVA) at the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa, and the Electronic Visualization Laboratory at the University of Illinois at Chicago, demonstrated the next generation of SAGE … Read more

SAGE2 – Best paper award

The Laboratory for Advanced Visualization and Applications (LAVA) receives Best Paper Award at IEEE CollaborateCom 2014 for the paper titled: SAGE2: A New Approach for Data Intensive Collaboration Using Scalable Resolution Shared Displays.

CollaborateCom is an International Conference on Collaborative Computing, which was held this year … Read more

Sage2

University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa’s Laboratory for Advanced Visualization and Applications (LAVA) leads a five year $5 million National Science Foundation project called SAGE2, which began in Fall 2013. SAGE2 follows the successful SAGE (Scalable Adaptive Graphics Environment) software system … Read more

Articulate

The University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa’s Laboratory for Advanced Visualization and Applications (LAVA), and the University of Illinois at Chicago’s Electronic Visualization Laboratory (EVL) have received a $300,000 award from the National Science Foundation to conduct initial research to enable … Read more