“Leaf Magic” by

  • ©IBM T.J. Watson Research Center


Conference:


SIGGRAPH Video Review:


Track:


    07

Title:


    Leaf Magic

Length:


    1:15

Director(s):


Company / Institution / Agency:


  • IBM T. J. Watson Research Center

Description:


    A group of wind-blown leaves cavorts in a playground. Realistic leaf motion is generated using a physically-based aerodynamic model.

Hardware:


    HARDWARE: RS/6000
    Silicon Graphics 240 GTX

Software:


    SOFTWARE DEVELOPER: Physically-based simulation and ray tracing-proprietary (T Kay)


Additional Contributors:


    K. Arva, R. Bacon, D. Haumann, A. Khorasani, A. Norton,
    P. Sweeney, J Wejchert