Central repository for calls for papers where you can assemble your own lists, watch upcoming calls on a timeline and have reminders sent to you.
News, upcoming events and more in the area of HCI and design.
Portal for research on emotions and HCI.
of workshops usually held in conjunction with LREC.
Society for Gesture Studies
The homepage of ISGS gives an up-to-date overview of events and publications related to gesture studies.
Free reference manager for generating bibliographies.
for managing literature references, based on BibTex
Tool for taking notes that are synchronized across various end devices (laptop, phone, tablet). Allow tagging and efficient search, notes can include pictures, HTML etc.
mindmapping software (free, open-source).
implementation for Windows (free).
2D drawing tool, based on scalable vector graphics (free,
Character Animation Research
pages for the bahavior markup language.
Framework for animating human characters.
Small and elegant C++ graphics engine (free, open-source).
Java game engine, based on OpenGL (free, open-source).
3D content creation software like Studio 3D MAX and
MAYA (free, open-source, GPL).
Provide free plugins (for Maya and Studio3D)
for exporting into the popular COLLADA format.
Motion Capture Data
CMU Motion Capture
Large database of free motion capture data,
usually in ASF/AMC format. The BVH versions of the database
have been released
animazoo motion capture data
Free database of motion capture data in BVH format.
ACCAD lab mocap DB
Free database of motion capture data in BVH and c3d format.
Database with free and commercial motion capture data in various formats. Requires registration.
synthesis engine, developed at DFKI (free, open-source).
American Sign Language Lexicon Video Dataset (ASLLVD)
Maths / Statistics
Software environment for statisical computing
and graphics (free, open-source).
Java libraries for high performance scientific
and technical computing, containing, among others, efficient
and usable data structures and algorithms for off-line and
on-line data analysis, linear algebra, multi-dimensional
arrays, statistics, histogramming, monte carlo simulation,
parallel and concurrent programming. (free, open-source).