The Resource Fundamentals of Computer Graphics, 4th Edition, Marschner, Steve

Fundamentals of Computer Graphics, 4th Edition, Marschner, Steve

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Fundamentals of Computer Graphics, 4th Edition
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Fundamentals of Computer Graphics, 4th Edition
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Marschner, Steve
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  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Drawing on an impressive roster of experts in the field, Fundamentals of Computer Graphics, Fourth Edition offers an ideal resource for computer course curricula as well as a user-friendly personal or professional reference. Focusing on geometric intuition, the book gives the necessary information for understanding how images get onto the screen by using the complementary approaches of ray tracing and rasterization. It covers topics common to an introductory course, such as sampling theory, texture mapping, spatial data structure, and splines. It also includes a number of contributed chapters from authors known for their expertise and clear way of explaining concepts. Highlights of the Fourth Edition Include: Updated coverage of existing topics Major updates and improvements to several chapters, including texture mapping, graphics hardware, signal processing, and data structures A text now printed entirely in four-color to enhance illustrative figures of concepts The fourth edition of Fundamentals of Computer Graphics continues to provide an outstanding and comprehensive introduction to basic computer graphic technology and theory. It retains an informal and intuitive style while improving precision, consistency, and completeness of material, allowing aspiring and experienced graphics programmers to better understand and apply foundational principles to the development of efficient code in creating film, game, or web designs. Key Features Provides a thorough treatment of basic and advanced topics in current graphics algorithms Explains core principles intuitively, with numerous examples and pseudo-code Gives updated coverage of the graphics pipeline, signal processing, texture mapping, graphics hardware, reflection models, and curves and surfaces Uses color images to give more illustrative power to concepts
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Marschner, Steve
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Fundamentals of Computer Graphics, 4th Edition, Marschner, Steve
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4th edition
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1 online resource (734 pages)
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online
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Made available through: O'Reilly Media Company.
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computer
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rdamedia
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Electronic reproduction.
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Fundamentals of Computer Graphics, 4th Edition, Marschner, Steve
Link
https://databases.mvlc.org/connect/oreilly?ID=9781482229417
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
4th edition
Extent
1 online resource (734 pages)
Form of item
online
Issuing body
Made available through: O'Reilly Media Company.
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(CaSebORM)9781482229417
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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