technical achievement award

The IEEE VGTC Technical Awards program recognizes individuals who have made a significant contribution to the community through their research. The VGTC Technical Awards chair for Virtual Reality is Arie Kaufman. VGTC members may nominate individuals by contacting him at vgtc-vr-awards@vgtc.org. The VGTC Technical Awards chair for Visualization is Lawrence (Larry) Rosenbum. VGTC members may nominate individuals by contacting him at vgtc-vis-awards@vgtc.org.

VISUALIZATION

2013

Career: Gregory M. Nielson

Technical Achievement: Kwan-Liu Ma


2012

Career: Ben Shneiderman

Technical Achievement: John Stasko


2011

Career: Frits Post

Technical Achievement: Daniel Keim


2010

Career: Chris Johnson

Technical Achievement: Hanspeter Pfister


2009

Career: Hans Hagen

Technical Achievement: Jock D. Mackinlay


2008

Career: Lawrence J. Rosenblum

Technical Achievement: David Laidlaw


2007

Career: Stuart Card

Technical Achievement: Jarke J. van Wijk


2006

Career: Pat Hanrahan

Technical Achievement: Thomas Ertl


2005

Career: Arie Kaufman

Technical Achievement: Charles Hansen


2004

Career: Bill Lorensen

Technical Achievement: Amitabh Varshney


VIRTUAL REALITY

2013

Career: Henry Fuchs

Technical Achievement: Mark Billinghurst


2012

Career: Lawrence J. Rosenblum

Technical Achievement: Dieter Schmalstieg


2010

Career: Frederick P. Brooks, Jr.

Technical Achievement: Ming C. Lin


2009

Career: Jaron Lanier

Technical Achievement: Hirokazu Kato


2008

Career: Bowen Loftin

Technical Achievement: Bernd Fröhlich


2007

Career: Susumu Tachi

Technical Achievement: Carolina Cruz-Neira


2006

Career: Larry F. Hodges

Technical Achievement: Kay Stanney


2005

Career: Mel Slater

Technical Achievement: Mark Bolas


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