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Fernando De la Torre Frade
Associate Research Professor, RI
Email:
Office: EDSH 211
Phone: (412) 268-4706
  Mailing address:
Carnegie Mellon University
Robotics Institute
5000 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Administrative Assistant: Peggy A. Martin
Affiliated Center(s):
 Quality of Life Technology Center (QoLT)
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CMU, Disney Build Face Models That Give Animators Control of Expressions
August 09, 2011. Flashing a wink and a smirk might be second nature for some people, but computer animators can be hard-pressed to depict such an expression realistically. Now scientists at Disney Research, Pittsburgh, and Carnegie Mellon University’s Robotics Institute have created computerized models derived from actors’ faces that reflect a full range of natural expressions while also giving animators the ability to manipulate facial poses.