Reflecting the rapid expansion of the use of computer graphics and of C++ as a programming language of choice for implementation, this book converts all programming code into the C++ language. This new edition is a complete revision, bringing the text up to date with current advances in computer graphics technology and applications. Assuming readers have no prior familiarity with computer graphics, the authors—both authorities in their field—present basic principles for design, use, and understanding of computer graphics systems using their well-known, and accessible writing style. It includes an exploration of GL, PHIGS, PHIGS+, GKS and other graphics libraries and covers topics such as distributed ray tracing, radiosity, physically based modeling, particle systems, and visualization techniques. For professionals in any area of computer graphics: CAD, Animation, Software Design, etc. Previously announced in 12/2002 catalog.
"Sinopsis" puede pertenecer a otra edición de este libro.
The basic principles for the design, use, and understanding of computer-graphics systems and applications are presented in this third edition, along with OpenGL programming examples. Both software and hardware components of graphics systems are thoroughly discussed, and an integrated approach is used to relate two-dimensional and three-dimensional graphics topics. Assuming no background in computer graphics, the authors build on fundamental concepts to show how to create pictures ranging from simple line drawings to highly complex photo-realistic scenes.MAJOR NEW FEATURES
Donald Hearn joined the Computer Science faculty at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 1985. Dr. Hearn has taught a wide range of courses in computer graphics, scientific visualization, computational science, mathematics, and applied science. Also, he has directed numerous research projects and published a variety of technical articles in these areas.
M. Pauline Baker is on the faculty of the Computer Science Department and the School for Informatics at Indiana University-Purdue University. Dr- Baker is also a Distinguished Scientist and the Director of the Pervasive Technology Lab for Visualization and Interactive Spaces, and she collaborates with research groups on the use of computer graphics and virtual reality to explore scientific data. Previously, Dr. Baker was the Associate Director for Visualization and Virtual Environments at NCSA (National Center for Supercomputer Applications), University of Illinois.
"Sobre este título" puede pertenecer a otra edición de este libro.
Descripción Prentice Hall. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: New. 0130153907 Ships promptly. Nº de ref. de la librería GHP2691.1CFGG012317H0786
Descripción Prentice Hall, 2003. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: New. book. Nº de ref. de la librería 0130153907
Descripción U.S.A.: Prentice Hall, 2003. Soft cover. Estado de conservación: New. 3rd Edition. New international edition [Soft Cover] same contents as US edition. [The Cover image and ISBN may different than the US Edition] [Printed in COLOR on Quality Paper] [Occasionally, international edition textbooks may come with different exercises and cases at the end of chapters] [Fast Shipping with tracking. Nº de ref. de la librería ABE-1470098958595
Descripción Prentice Hall, 2003. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: New. 3. Nº de ref. de la librería DADAX0130153907
Descripción Estado de conservación: Brand New. Book Condition: Brand New. Nº de ref. de la librería 97801301539061.0
Descripción Estado de conservación: New. Brand New Paperback International Edition.We Ship to PO BOX Address also. EXPEDITED shipping option also available for faster delivery. Nº de ref. de la librería AUSBNEW-32064
Descripción Prentice Hall, 2003. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: New. Nº de ref. de la librería P110130153907
Descripción Lebanon, Indiana, U.S.A.: Prentice Hall, 2003. Soft cover. Estado de conservación: New. 3rd Edition. New, International Edition, 3rd Edition . Premium quality books. Ship via FedEx, UPS, DHL. Delivery time is 3-5 biz days. Nº de ref. de la librería ABE-11369760874
Descripción Prentice Hall. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: New. 0130153907 New Condition. Nº de ref. de la librería NEW6.0042512