• 1982
  • American Cinematographer , July 1982 (Special Issue on Computer Assisted Filmmaking. (springer.com)
  • Lansdown left the architectural practice in 1982 and split his time between System Simulation and a Senior Research Fellowship at the Royal College of Art before becoming a full-time academic in 1988 as Professor and head of the Centre for Computer Aided Art & Design at Middlesex University, then as Dean of the Department of Art, Design and Performing Arts then, finally, as Pro Vice-Chancellor of the University. (wikipedia.org)
  • Announced in 1982, it was the first of what would become a long line of Intel graphics processing units. (wikipedia.org)
  • Snack Attack is a 1982 video game for the Apple II family of computers, created by Dan Illowsky and published by Datamost. (wikipedia.org)
  • Debuting in October 1981,[inconsistent] the game sold 25,000 copies by June 1982, tied for fourth on Computer Gaming World's list of top sellers. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1985
  • He was invited to give the keynote address at their annual conference in 1985. (wikipedia.org)
  • April 1985 A hangar for Miami International Airport is designed with the SSCAD (Space Structures' computer-aided design) system, which helps engineers calculate the effects of wind and other forces on the structure. (cgw.com)
  • 1987
  • From 1987 to 2006, Professor Encarnação was the founding director of the Fraunhofer Institute for Computer Graphics (IGD) in Darmstadt, Germany, from where he retired in 2006. (wikipedia.org)
  • in Computer Science and Theoretical Physics from the University of Adelaide in South Australia, 1979, a B.E. (Hons) in Electrical Engineering, University of Adelaide, 1980, a M.S. and Ph.D. from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1983 and 1987, respectively. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1987 he joined the faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences at UC Berkeley. (wikipedia.org)
  • and Guest Composer at the annual convention of the Percussive Arts Society, St. Louis (1987). (wikipedia.org)
  • He wrote the classic Teach Yourself Computer Graphics (Hodder and Stoughton, 1987), exhibited algorithmically generated images, animations, compositions, conversations, sword fights and choreography, such as the 18-minute dance piece A/C/S/H/O commissioned by the One Extra Dance Company and performed at the Sydney Opera House in 1990. (wikipedia.org)
  • Bell Labs
  • In 1983, Bell Labs at Murray Hill published a comprehensive discussion of touch-screen based interfaces, though it makes no mention of multiple fingers. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1995
  • Professor Encarnação received several Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany decorations: the Cross in 1983, the Officer's Cross in 1995, and the Grand Cross in 2006. (wikipedia.org)
  • world's
  • Birds of a Feather : Informal presentations, discussions, and demonstrations Computer Animation Festival : an annual festival for the world's most innovative, accomplished, and amazing digital film and video creators. (wikipedia.org)
  • It spent three months in Popular Computer World's top-ten list and became the first game to be awarded "Computer Game of the Month" by Dealerscope. (wikipedia.org)
  • influential
  • Job Fair : a place at the conference for employers to meet with thousands of job seekers Keynote Speakers : stories from the most influential practitioners in computer graphics, interactive techniques, and related fields Panels : moderated discussions on important topics, with expert panelists chosen by the organizers to provide a wide range of perspectives. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2002 the American Association for Artificial Intelligence Classic Paper Award for the most influential paper from the 1983 National Conference on Artificial Intelligence. (wikipedia.org)
  • From the early 1970s to the 1990s, he had influential roles in several professional bodies, and chaired the Science Research Council's Computer Aided Building Design Panel, through which he implemented a world leading strategy for developing computer aided architectural design in British universities. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1988
  • Computer Graphics, 22 (4): 121-129, August 1988. (springer.com)
  • April 1988 Topas software from Crystal Graphics is one of the first affordable AEC packages with which users can assemble flythroughs and renderings such as the one below, created by Fernando Rivera of Zero/One. (cgw.com)
  • Scientist
  • John F. Canny (born in 1958) is an Australian computer scientist, and Paul E Jacobs and Stacy Jacobs Distinguished Professor of Engineering in the Computer Science Department of the University of California, Berkeley. (wikipedia.org)
  • Citation
  • citation needed] The development of fluid animation techniques based on the Navier-Stokes equations began in 1996, when Nick Foster and Dimitris Metaxas implemented solutions to 3D Navier-Stokes equations in a computer graphics context, basing their work on a scientific CFD paper by Harlow and Welch from 1965. (wikipedia.org)
  • citation needed] Many 3D computer graphics programs implement fluid animation techniques. (wikipedia.org)
  • animations
  • Fluid animation refers to computer graphics techniques for generating realistic animations of fluids such as water and smoke. (wikipedia.org)
  • Fluid animation can be performed with different levels of complexity, ranging from time-consuming, high-quality animations for films or visual effects, to simple and fast animations for real-time animations like computer games. (wikipedia.org)
  • The seminar strives to bring the latest updates of the 3D graphics field, demos, animations and interactive technologies. (wikipedia.org)
  • Two other short animations by two of the company's graphics experts were in production during the time in which Luxo Jr. was conceived. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1967
  • In 1967, Professor Encarnação started his academic career in Computer Graphics at the Technische Universität Berlin (TUB) and at the Heinrich-Hertz-Institute in Berlin. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1999
  • In 1999 he founded the INI-GraphicsNet, an International Network of Institutions for R&D and Applications in Computer Graphics, which is today a network of legally independent but closely cooperating research entities in Germany, Italy, Panama, Portugal and Spain. (wikipedia.org)
  • Huw Jones, Obituaries - Great plans for computers: John Lansdown, The Guardian, 3 March 1999. (wikipedia.org)
  • Press
  • The MIT Press, Leonardo Book Series, 2008 Catherine Mason, a computer in the art room: the origins of british computer art 1950-1980. (wikipedia.org)
  • When the Apple Lisa was announced in 1983, the press raised questions on why the popular 7220 was not used. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1976
  • In 1976, MIT described a keyboard with variable graphics capable of multi-touch detection, for what is very likely to be the very first multitouch screen. (wikipedia.org)
  • December 1976 Using a Calma interactive graphics system based on a Data General Eclipse S-200 mini-computer, Raytheon and the Brooklyn Union Gas company are able to continuously update a digital database for the utility's Staten Island fuel distribution. (cgw.com)
  • design
  • In association with Harvard providing facilities in Robinson Hall in Harvard Yard as part of the Graduate School of Design, the Ford Foundation provided $294,000 over three years to seed the Harvard Laboratory for Computer Graphics. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Laboratory's original and continuing goals were: To design and develop computer software for the analysis and graphic display of spatial data. (wikipedia.org)
  • Herbison-Evans, D. A human movement language for computer animation, in Language Design and Programming Methodology , J. Tobias ed. (springer.com)
  • In December 1983, Whitted co-founded computer graphics technology firm Numerical Design Limited (NDL) with Dr. Robert Whitton. (wikipedia.org)
  • making perspective drawings on an Elliott 803 computer in 1963, modelling a building's lifts and services, plotting the annual fall of daylight across its site, as well as authoring his own computer aided design applications. (wikipedia.org)
  • The µPD7220 was one of the first implementations of a graphics display controller as a single Large Scale Integration (LSI) integrated circuit chip, enabling the design of low-cost, high-performance video graphics cards such as those from Number Nine Visual Technology. (wikipedia.org)
  • Variants included: Intel licensed the design and called it the 82720 graphics display controller. (wikipedia.org)
  • A graphics system design based on the INTEL 82720 graphics display controller. (wikipedia.org)
  • According to Norman (1994) , a learner's spatial skills are the most important and significant predictor for success in manipulating objects and interacting with computer-aided design. (vt.edu)
  • University
  • In 1963, during a training session held at Northwestern University, Chicago architect Howard T. Fisher encountered computer maps on urban planning and civil engineering produced by Edgar Horwood's group at the University of Washington. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Ohio State University Calculator and Computer Precalculus Project: The mathematics of tomorrow today! (mathforum.org)
  • programmer
  • Eben Ostby, a Brown architecture major turned graphics programmer, made Beach Chair, starring a chair that walked across the sand and nervously approached the water, dipped its front legs in just far enough to test the temperature, then scurried along. (wikipedia.org)
  • early
  • It is named for Steven Anson Coons, an early pioneer in interactive computer graphics. (wikipedia.org)
  • As early as 1960, Lansdown, a very successful architect with offices in Russell Square, central London, was a believer in the potential for computers for architecture and other creative activities. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Graphics Group, which was one third of the Computer Division of Lucasfilm, had been associating with Industrial Light & Magic on special effects in the early 1980s. (wikipedia.org)
  • By 1983, it was used in early computers from NEC itself, and others from Digital Equipment Corporation and Wang Laboratories. (wikipedia.org)
  • display
  • Of note, this system was input only and not able to display graphics. (wikipedia.org)
  • The High-Performance Graphics Display Controller 7220 (commonly µPD7220 or NEC 7220) is a video interface controller capable of drawing lines, circles, arcs, and character graphics to a bit-mapped display. (wikipedia.org)
  • A follow-on project produced the µPD72120 Advanced Graphics Display Controller (AGDC) which was faster and supported a 16-bit interface. (wikipedia.org)
  • in German) "Graphics Display Controller simplifies programming" (PDF). (wikipedia.org)
  • µPD7220/GDC, µPD7220-1/µPD7220-2 Graphics Display Controller" (PDF). (wikipedia.org)
  • The system also comprises a localizer coupled to the ultrasound machine, and a display coupled to the computer for displaying the generated icon superimposed on the real-time image. (google.es)
  • Technique
  • In computer graphics, ray tracing is a rendering technique for generating an image by tracing the path of light as pixels in an image plane and simulating the effects of its encounters with virtual objects. (wikipedia.org)
  • world
  • International Resources : focusing on the state of computer graphics in different regions of the world, it offers bilingual tours of conference programs, informal translation services, and space for meetings, talks, and demonstrations. (wikipedia.org)
  • Computer Gaming World in July 1994 rated Astro Chase 3D for the Macintosh 2.5 stars out of five. (wikipedia.org)
  • Computer Gaming World. (wikipedia.org)
  • Abberley House, Great Shelford, Cambridge CB2 5LQ Telephone: (0223) 841000 Telex: 818841 TORCH G. ■ *CP M is the registered trademark of Digital Research Ltd. Vol. 1 No. 3 May 1983 CONTENTS NEWS Keep up to date with all the very latest happenings in the bustling BBC Micro world. (archive.org)
  • Data
  • In 1972, Control Data released the PLATO IV computer, a terminal used for educational purposes, which employed single-touch points in a 16×16 array user interface. (wikipedia.org)
  • The integration of subjective and objective data in animation of human movement, Computer Graphics , 14, 198-203. (springer.com)
  • third computer means for deriving the contour of said inner surface of the bone structure using said developed bone outer contour data and said density values and developing bone inner contour data. (google.co.uk)
  • terminal
  • It was developed by NEC and used in NEC's PC-9801 and APC III computers, the NEC N5200 intelligent kanji terminal, the optional graphics module for the DEC Rainbow, the Tulip System-1, and the Epson QX-10. (wikipedia.org)
  • researchers
  • February 1989 Fast radiosity algorithms developed at Cornell University's Program of Computer Graphics allow researchers to create realistically lit scenes such as this steel mill interior. (cgw.com)
  • Test
  • With the increasing availability of computers in the 1950s came an interest in the computer as a source of metaphors and a test bed for efforts to understand the human ability to process information and to solve problems. (wikipedia.org)
  • Lohman and Kyllonen (1983) identified three major spatial factors used to test the spatial abilities of an individual: spatial relations, spatial orientation, and spatial visualization. (vt.edu)
  • system
  • On a computer system with a hierarchical file system, a person might need to remember the top-level folder in which a document is located, and then browse through the folder contents to navigate to the desired document. (wikipedia.org)
  • A pen-based computer text input system capable of interpreting a special pre-defined set of single stroke glyphs. (patents.com)
  • A surgical instrument navigation system comprises an ultrasound machine and a computer coupled to the ultrasound machine. (google.es)
  • This marble staircase from a restored beaux-arts theater in Toronto is modeled with Alias Research's Alias/2 software running on a Silicon Graphics system. (cgw.com)
  • Volume
  • Volume 1 No. 3 May 1983 £1 The independent magazine that helps you to make the most of your micro WIN a Cumana disc drive in another challenging contest! (archive.org)
  • analysis
  • A 1968 reorganisation followed Fisher reaching Harvard's mandatory retirement age and led to renaming as the Harvard Laboratory for Computer Graphics and Spatial Analysis. (wikipedia.org)
  • Techniques
  • Optical ray tracing describes a method for producing visual images constructed in 3D computer graphics environments, with more photorealism than either ray casting or scanline rendering techniques. (wikipedia.org)
  • program
  • Fisher conceived a computer mapping software program, SYMAP (Synergistic Mapping), to produce conformant, proximal, and contour maps on a line printer. (wikipedia.org)
  • Blender 3D is an open source 3D computer graphics program that utilizes a particle-based Lattice Boltzmann method for animating fluids. (wikipedia.org)
  • animation
  • Maya and Houdini are two other 3D computer graphics programs that enable fluid animation. (wikipedia.org)
  • Luxo Jr. was Pixar's first animation after Ed Catmull and John Lasseter left Industrial Light and Magic's computer division. (wikipedia.org)
  • Pixar's small animation department-consisting of Lasseter, plus the part-time supporting efforts of several graphics scientists-was never meant to generate any revenue as far as Jobs was concerned. (wikipedia.org)