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IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications

Volume 2 Issue 3 • May 1982

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  • IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications

    Publication Year: 1982, Page(s): c1
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  • Table of contents

    Publication Year: 1982, Page(s): 1
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  • IEEE Computer Society

    Publication Year: 1982, Page(s): 2
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  • IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications

    Publication Year: 1982, Page(s): 3
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  • Letters to the Editor

    Publication Year: 1982, Page(s):5 - 7
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  • About the cover

    Publication Year: 1982, Page(s):8 - 9
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  • The Radial Sweep Algorithm for Constructing Triangulated Irregular Networks

    Publication Year: 1982, Page(s):11 - 21
    Cited by:  Papers (28)  |  Patents (1)
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    For some applications, triangulated irregular networks are superior to rectangular grids in modeling complex surfaces. The radial sweep algorithm is an improvement of TIN techniques. View full abstract»

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  • Perceptual Components of Computer Displays

    Publication Year: 1982, Page(s):23 - 35
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    An understanding of the psychological principles of visual perception can help computer scientists improve man-machine communication. View full abstract»

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  • A New Color-Namiing System for Graphics Languages

    Publication Year: 1982, Page(s):37 - 44
    Cited by:  Papers (33)  |  Patents (3)
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    An English-based color notation system, designed for computer graphics applications, proved easier to learn and more accurate than quantitative systems. View full abstract»

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  • Using Peano Curves for Bilevel Display of Continuous-Tone Images

    Publication Year: 1982, Page(s):47 - 52
    Cited by:  Papers (45)  |  Patents (14)
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    A new method for the black-and-white display of gray-scale images limits cumulative error in binary subdivisions of images and eliminates deficiencies of the ordered dither technique. View full abstract»

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  • Intersystem Data Transfer Via IGES

    Publication Year: 1982, Page(s):55 - 63
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    The IGES standard addresses CAD/CAM data-exchange problems the industry faces today. End users as well as developers will be responsible for its success or failure. View full abstract»

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  • A Quick Method for Determining Whether a Second-Degree Polynomial Has Solutions In a Given Box

    Publication Year: 1982, Page(s):65 - 68
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    This test saves time in performing geometric operations involving quadric surfaces, the basic building blocks of most solid modeling systems. View full abstract»

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  • Tornado: A Data-Base Management System for Graphics Applications

    Publication Year: 1982, Page(s):71 - 79
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    Designed to handle complex network data structures, this DBMS is at work in solid and surface modeling, drafting, and part-coding applications. View full abstract»

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  • New Products

    Publication Year: 1982, Page(s):81 - 96
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  • Computer Graphics People

    Publication Year: 1982, Page(s):97 - 99
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  • Application Briefs

    Publication Year: 1982, Page(s): 100
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    Continental Graphics opened a new facility last March in central Los Angeles to provide computer-aided design and drafting services to the area's architects and engineers. " The system gives architects and engineers the freedom to practice their profession rather than being involved in repetitious work which a computer can perform in minutes," Curtis F. Bourland, president, pointed out at an open ... View full abstract»

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  • Displays on Display

    Publication Year: 1982, Page(s):102 - 103
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    We invite readers to submit data posing interesting representation problems and/or solutions to such problems, including display illustrations and briefdiscussions of techniques. In addition to such display solutions, we welcome the contribution ofany computer graphics image that shows effective design and skillful application of technology. Please send transparencies or prints, preferlems, ably 4... View full abstract»

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  • Selective Update

    Publication Year: 1982, Page(s):105 - 109
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  • Professional Calendar

    Publication Year: 1982, Page(s):110 - 111
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  • Classified Ads

    Publication Year: 1982, Page(s): 111
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  • Advertisers Index-May 1982

    Publication Year: 1982, Page(s): 112
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IEEE CG&A bridges the theory and practice of computer graphics. From specific algorithms to full system implementations, CG&A offers a unique combination of peer-reviewed feature articles and informal departments, including product announcements.

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