Author: Steve Mann

Steve Mann

Steve Mann

Steven Mann is a tenured professor at the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Toronto. Mann holds degrees from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (PhD in Media Arts and Sciences '97) and McMaster University, where he was also inducted into the McMaster University Alumni Hall of Fame, Alumni Gallery, 2004, in recognition of his career as an inventor and teacher. While at MIT he was one of the founding members of the Wearable Computers group in the Media Lab. In 2004 he was named the recipient of the 2004 Leonardo Award for Excellence for his article "Existential Technology," published in Leonardo 36:1.

http://www.eecg.utoronto.ca/~mann/

Publications

Publication period start: 1996
Publication period end: 2014
Number of co-authors: 37

Co-authors

Number of publications with favourite co-authors
Chris Aimone
2
Ryan E. Janzen
4
James Fung
8

Productive Colleagues

Most productive colleagues in number of publications
Alex Pentland
43
Rosalind W. Picard
45
Thad Starner
49

Publications

Mann, Steve (2005): Sousveillance and Cyborglogs: A 30-Year Empirical Voyage through Ethical, Legal, and Polic. In Presence: Teleoperators and Virtual Environments, 14 (6) pp. 625-646. http://dx.doi.org/10.1162/105474605775196571

Mann, Steve, Barfield, Woodrow (2003): Introduction to Mediated Reality. In International Journal of Human-Computer Interaction, 15 (2) pp. 205-208.

Aimone, Chris, Fung, James, Mann, Steve (2003): An EyeTap video-based featureless projective motion estimation assisted by gyroscopic trac. In Personal and Ubiquitous Computing, 7 (5) pp. 236-248. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00779-003-0239-6

Leung, Rick, Mann, Steve (2003): Distortion Minimization and Continuity Preservation in Surface Pasting. In: Graphics Interface 2003 June 11-13, 2003, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. pp. 193-200.

Mann, Steve, Nolan, Jason, Wellman, Barry (2003): Sousveillance: Inventing and Using Wearable Computing Devices for Data Collection in Surve. In Surveillance & Society, 1 (3) pp. .

Mann, Steve (2003): Existential Technology: Wearable Computing is not the real issue. In Leonardo, 36 (1) pp. 19-25.

Mann, Steve (2003): Cyborg logs and collective stream of (de)consciousness capture for producing attribution-f. In First Monday, 8 (2) pp. . http://firstmonday.org/issues/issue8_2/mann/index.html

Mann, Steve, Fung, James (2002): EyeTap Devices for Augmented, Deliberately Diminished, or Otherwise Altered Visual Percept. In Presence: Teleoperators and Virtual Environments, 11 (2) pp. 158-175.

Dorst, Leo, Mann, Steve (2002): Geometric Algebra: A Computational Framework for Geometrical Applications (Part 1). In IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications, 22 (3) pp. 24-31. http://csdl.computer.org/comp/mags/cg/2002/03/g3024abs.htm

Mann, Steve, Dorst, Leo (2002): Geometric Algebra: A Computational Framework for Geometrical Applications (Part 2). In IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications, 22 (4) pp. 58-67. http://csdl.computer.org/comp/mags/cg/2002/04/g4058abs.htm

Mann, Steve (2001): Guest Editor's Introduction: Wearable Computing-Toward Humanistic Intelligence. In IEEE Intelligent Systems, 16 (3) pp. 10-15. http://csdl.computer.org/comp/mags/ex/2001/03/x3010abs.htm

Mann, Steve (2001): Computer Architectures For Personal Space: Forms-Based Reasoning in the Domain of Humanist. In First Monday, 6 (8) pp. . http://firstmonday.org/issues/issue6_8/mann/index.html

Mann, Steve (2000): Existential Education in the Era of Personal Cybernetics. In Communications of the ACM, 43 (5) pp. 33-36. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/332833.332852

Mann, Steve (2000): Free Source as Free Thought: Architecting Free Standards. In First Monday, 5 (1) pp. . http://www.firstmonday.org/issues/issue5_1/mann/index.html

Mann, Steve (2000): Computer Architectures for Protection of Personal Informatic Property: Putting Pirates, Pi. In First Monday, 5 (7) pp. . http://www.firstmonday.org/issues/issue5_7/mann/index.html

Mann, Steve (1998): An Improved Parametric Side--Vertex Triangle Mesh Interpolant. In: Graphics Interface 98 June 18-20, 1998, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. pp. 35-42. http://www.graphicsinterface.org/proceedings/1998/108/108.html

Starner, Thad, Mann, Steve, Rhodes, Bradley J., Levine, Jeffrey, Healey, Jennifer, Kirsch, Dana, Picard, Rosalind W., Pentland, Alex (1997): Augmented Reality Through Wearable Computing. In Presence: Teleoperators and Virtual Environments, 6 (4) pp. 386-398.

Bass, Len, Mann, Steve, Siewiorek, Dan, Thompson, Chris (1997): Issues in Wearable Computing: A CHI 97 Workshop. In ACM SIGCHI Bulletin, 29 (4) pp. 34-39. http://www.acm.org/sigchi/bulletin/1997.4/bass.html

Mann, Steve (1997): Wearable Computing: A First Step Toward Personal Imaging. In IEEE Computer, 30 (2) pp. 25-32.

Mann, Steve (1997): Editorial. In Personal and Ubiquitous Computing, 1 (3) pp. . http://

Mann, Steve (1997): Smart clothing. In Personal and Ubiquitous Computing, 1 (1) pp. . http://

Mann, Steve (1996). Wearable, tetherless computer--mediated reality: WearCam as a wearable face--recognizer, a. MIT http://wearcam.org/vmp.htm

Liu, Wayne, Mann, Steve (1996): Programming Support for Blossoming. In: Graphics Interface 96 May 22-24, 1996, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. pp. 95-106. http://www.graphicsinterface.org/proceedings/1996/LiuMann

Mann, Steve (1996): Smart Clothing: The Shift to Wearable Computing. In Communications of the ACM, 39 (8) pp. 23-24.

Mann, Steve, Janzen, Ryan (2012): Hydraulikos: ice, water, and steam as user-interfaces. In: Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Tangible and Embedded Interaction , 2012, . pp. 27-28. http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/2148131.2148139

Janzen, Ryan E., Mann, Steve (2007): Arrays of water jets as user interfaces: detection and estimation of flow by listening to . In: Lienhart, Rainer, Prasad, Anand R., Hanjalic, Alan, Choi, Sunghyun, Bailey, Brian P., Sebe, Nicu (eds.) Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Multimedia 2007 September 24-29, 2007, Augsburg, Germany. pp. 505-508. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1291233.1291357

Mann, Steve (2004): "Sousveillance": inverse surveillance in multimedia imaging. In: Schulzrinne, Henning, Dimitrova, Nevenka, Sasse, Martina Angela, Moon, Sue B., Lienhart, Rainer (eds.) Proceedings of the 12th ACM International Conference on Multimedia October 10-16, 2004, New York, NY, USA. pp. 620-627. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1027527.1027673

Mann, Steve (2014): Wearable Computing. In: Zahirovic, Armin, Lowgren, Jonas, Carroll, John M., Hassenzahl, Marc, Erickson, Thomas, Blackwell, Alan, Overbeeke, Kees, Hummels, Caroline, Spence, Robert, Apperley, Mark, Holtzblatt, Karen, Beyer, Hugh R., Kjeldskov, Jesper, Burnett, Margaret M., Scaffidi, Christopher, Svanaes, Dag, Hook, Kristina, Sutcliffe, Alistair G., Schmidt, Albrecht, Cockton, Gilbert, Kaptelinin, Victor, Christensen, Clayton M., Hippel, Eric von, Tractinsky, Noam, Challis, Ben, Shusterman, Richard, Hudson, William, Mann, Steve, Whitworth, Brian, Ahmad, Adnan, de Souza, Clarisse Sieckenius, Fishwick, Paul A., Grudin, Jonathan, Poltrock, Steven, Gallagher, Shaun, Dix, Alan J., Nielsen, Lene, Randall, Dave, Rouncefield, Mark, Bowman, Doug A., Kock, Ned, Cairns, Paul, Few, Stephen, Dautenhahn, Kerstin, Paterno, Fabio, Cyr, Dianne, Mortier, Richard, Haddadi, Hamed, Henderson, Tristan, McAuley, Derek, Crowcroft, Jon, Crabtree, Andy, Stephanidis, Constantine, Giaccardi, Elisa, Stappers, Pieter, Blandford, Ann (eds). "The Encyclopedia of Human-Computer Interaction, 2nd Ed." The Interaction Design Foundation .

Liu, Yingbin, Mann, Steve (2008): Approximate G1 Cubic Surfaces for Data Approximation. In: Bobbitt, Russell, Connell, Jonathan H., Flickner, Myron, Haas, Norman, Hampapur, Arun, Harris, Dick, Kurtz, Charles, Lloyd, Bill, Otto, Charles, Pankanti, Sharath, Park, Unsang, Payne, Jason (eds.) Retail Vision-Based Self-checkout - Exploring Real Time Real Purpose General Vision System , 2008, . pp. 39-44.

Aggarwal, Shalini, Mann, Steve (2006): A comparison of cylindrical pasting methods. In: Braz, José, Jorge, Joaquim A., Dias, Miguel, Marcos, Adérito (eds.) GRAPP 2006 - Proceedings of the First International Conference on Computer Graphics Theory and Applications February 25-28, 2006, Setúbal, Portugal. pp. 108-115.

Mann, Steve (2012): Hydraulikos: nature and technology and the centre for cyborg-environment interaction (CEI). In: Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Tangible and Embedded Interaction , 2012, . pp. 29-32. http://dx.doi.org/10.1145/2148131.2148140

Mann, Steve (1996): \"Smart clothing\": Wearable Multimedia Computing and \"Personal Imaging\" to Restore the . In: ACM Multimedia 1996 , 1996, . pp. 163-174.

Mann, Steve, Janzen, Ryan E., Lo, Raymond, Fung, James (2007): Non-electrophonic cyborg instruments: playing on everyday things as if the whole world wer. In: Lienhart, Rainer, Prasad, Anand R., Hanjalic, Alan, Choi, Sunghyun, Bailey, Brian P., Sebe, Nicu (eds.) Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Multimedia 2007 September 24-29, 2007, Augsburg, Germany. pp. 932-941. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1291233.1291440

Mann, Steve, Janzen, Ryan E. (2007): Fluid samplers: sampling music keyboards having fluidly continuous action and sound, witho. In: Lienhart, Rainer, Prasad, Anand R., Hanjalic, Alan, Choi, Sunghyun, Bailey, Brian P., Sebe, Nicu (eds.) Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Multimedia 2007 September 24-29, 2007, Augsburg, Germany. pp. 912-921. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1291233.1291438

Manders, Corey, Mann, Steve (2006): Handheld electronic camera flash lamp as a tangible user-interface for creating expressive. In: Nahrstedt, Klara, Turk, Matthew, Rui, Yong, Klas, Wolfgang, Mayer-Patel, Ketan (eds.) Proceedings of the 14th ACM International Conference on Multimedia October 23-27, 2006, Santa Barbara, CA, USA. pp. 509-518. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1180639.1180750

Mann, Steve, Fung, James, Lo, Raymond (2006): Cyborglogging with camera phones: steps toward equiveillance. In: Nahrstedt, Klara, Turk, Matthew, Rui, Yong, Klas, Wolfgang, Mayer-Patel, Ketan (eds.) Proceedings of the 14th ACM International Conference on Multimedia October 23-27, 2006, Santa Barbara, CA, USA. pp. 177-180. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1180639.1180690

Mann, Steve, Janzen, Ryan E., Post, Mark (2006): Hydraulophone design considerations: absement, displacement, and velocity-sensitive music . In: Nahrstedt, Klara, Turk, Matthew, Rui, Yong, Klas, Wolfgang, Mayer-Patel, Ketan (eds.) Proceedings of the 14th ACM International Conference on Multimedia October 23-27, 2006, Santa Barbara, CA, USA. pp. 519-528. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1180639.1180751

Mann, Steve (2006): The andantephone: a musical instrument that you play by simply walking. In: Nahrstedt, Klara, Turk, Matthew, Rui, Yong, Klas, Wolfgang, Mayer-Patel, Ketan (eds.) Proceedings of the 14th ACM International Conference on Multimedia October 23-27, 2006, Santa Barbara, CA, USA. pp. 181-184. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1180639.1180691

Mann, Steve, Manders, Corey, Fung, James (2002): Painting with looks: photographic images from video using quantimetric processing. In: ACM Multimedia 2002 , 2002, . pp. 117-126. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/641007.641032

Mann, Steve (2005): \"fl Huge UId streams\": fountains that are keyboards with nozzle spray as keys that give . In: Zhang, Hongjiang, Chua, Tat-Seng, Steinmetz, Ralf, Kankanhalli, Mohan S., Wilcox, Lynn (eds.) Proceedings of the 13th ACM International Conference on Multimedia November 6-11, 2005, Singapore. pp. 181-190. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1101149.1101176

Mann, Steve (2004): \"Sousveillance\": inverse surveillance in multimedia imaging. In: Schulzrinne, Henning, Dimitrova, Nevenka, Sasse, Martina Angela, Moon, Sue B., Lienhart, Rainer (eds.) Proceedings of the 12th ACM International Conference on Multimedia October 10-16, 2004, New York, NY, USA. pp. 620-627. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1027527.1027673

Fung, James, Mann, Steve (2005): OpenVIDIA: parallel GPU computer vision. In: Zhang, Hongjiang, Chua, Tat-Seng, Steinmetz, Ralf, Kankanhalli, Mohan S., Wilcox, Lynn (eds.) Proceedings of the 13th ACM International Conference on Multimedia November 6-11, 2005, Singapore. pp. 849-852. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1101149.1101334

Mann, Steve, Rockwood, Alyn P. (2002): Computing Singularities of 3D Vector Fields with Geometric Algebra. In: IEEE Visualization 2002 , 2002, .

Tang, Felix, Aimone, Chris, Fung, James, Marjan, Andrej, Mann, Steve (2002): Seeing Eye to Eye: A Shared Mediated Reality Using EyeTap Devices and the VideoOrbits Gyro. In: 2002 IEEE and ACM International Symposium on Mixed and Augmented Reality ISMAR 2002 30 September-1 October, 2002, Darmstadt, Germany. pp. 267-268. http://csdl.computer.org/comp/proceedings/ismar/2002/1781/00/17810267abs.htm

Fung, James, Mann, Steve (2002): Exploring Humanistic Intelligence Through Physiologically Mediated Reality. In: 2002 IEEE and ACM International Symposium on Mixed and Augmented Reality ISMAR 2002 30 September-1 October, 2002, Darmstadt, Germany. pp. 275-276. http://csdl.computer.org/comp/proceedings/ismar/2002/1781/00/17810275abs.htm

Fourquet, Elodie, Cowan, William B., Mann, Steve (2008): Geometric Displacement on Plane and Sphere. In: Proceedings of the 2008 Conference on Graphics Interface May 28-30, 2008, Windsor, Ontario, Canada. pp. 193-202.

Latulipe, Celine, Mann, Steve, Kaplan, Craig S., Clarke, Charlie L. A. (2006): symSpline: symmetric two-handed spline manipulation. In: Proceedings of ACM CHI 2006 Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems , 2006, . pp. 349-358. http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1124772.1124825

Chen, Xinling, McCool, Michael, Kitamoto, Asanobu, Mann, Steve (2012): Embroidery modeling and rendering. In: Proceedings of the 2012 Conference on Graphics Interface , 2012, . pp. 131-139. http://dl.acm.org/citation.cfm?id=2305299