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Publication Type Technical report
School or College College of Engineering
Department Computing, School of
Creator Forrest, A. R.
Title On the rendering of surfaces
Date 1979
Description Abstract: Despite the relative sophistication of modern surface design systems, many graphical renderings of surfaces are relatively crude. The paper discusses a variety of possible rendering, including various line drawing methods, realistic and functional shading, and ccombinations of line drawings and smooth shading, concluding that a good choice is the superpostion of contours or sections on either realistic or Gaussian curvature shading.:
Type Text
Publisher University of Utah
Subject surface design systems; graphical renderings; functional shading; curvature shading
Subject LCSH Surfaces--Data processing; Computer graphics--Research; Computer-aided design
Language eng
Series University of Utah Computer Science Technical Report
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Format Medium application/pdf
Format Extent 30,327,398 bytes
File Name Forrest-On_The_Rendering.pdf
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Date Created 2016-11-18
Date Modified 2016-11-18
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