• 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)
  • Softline in 1982 called the game "what may well be the first Interactive Computer-Assisted Animated Movie. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1981
  • San Francisco-based production company VideoWest produced the segment from 1981 to 1983, with news reporter Dave McQueen doing the voice-overs. (wikipedia.org)
  • 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)
  • Advances
  • Ćuk, Slobodan and Middlebrook, R. D. (1983) Advances in Switched-Mode Power Conversion Part I. IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics, IE-30 (1). (caltech.edu)
  • 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)
  • Conference
  • 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)
  • For the annual conference, some of the Chapters produce a "Fast Forward" overview of activities. (wikipedia.org)
  • Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society , New York: IEEE, pp. 2318-2319. (yorku.ca)
  • In IEEE Conference Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, S. 294-299, New York City, June 15-17 1993. (springer.com)
  • 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)
  • Robert John Lansdown (2 January 1929 Cardiff, Wales - 17 February 1999) was a British computer graphics pioneer, polymath and Professor Emeritus at Middlesex University Lansdown Centre for Electronic Arts, which was renamed in his honour in 2000. (wikipedia.org)
  • Huw Jones, Obituaries - Great plans for computers: John Lansdown, The Guardian, 3 March 1999. (wikipedia.org)
  • environments
  • His research interests include hardware and software for man-machine interaction, 3D interactive computer graphics, virtual environments, tracking technologies, tele-immersion, and projector-based graphics. (scribd.com)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • Professor
  • Professor Encarnação is author or co-author of more than 500 publications in reviewed international journals and conferences and was the responsible advisor or co-advisor of more than 200 doctoral theses in Computer Graphics and related areas. (wikipedia.org)
  • From 1968-74, he co-taught courses at the Biological Computer Lab with Heinz von Foerster (Professor of Electrical Engineering, Physics, and Biology) on cybernetics, heuristics, composition, cognition, and social change. (wikipedia.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)
  • 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)
  • Video
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • From 1983 on, Night Flight's producers (ATI Video) were in charge of producing the segment with Prescott narrating. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Video Artist - A segment covering artists working in the then-new world of video and computer graphics. (wikipedia.org)
  • Data
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • applications
  • While the Kalman filter has been around for about 30 years, it (and related optimal estimators) have recently started popping up in a wide variety of computer graphics applications. (scribd.com)
  • 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)
  • animation
  • Maya and Houdini are two other 3D computer graphics programs that enable fluid animation. (wikipedia.org)
  • Herbison-Evans, D. A human movement language for computer animation, in Language Design and Programming Methodology , J. Tobias ed. (springer.com)
  • 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)
  • world
  • The Kalman filter is a mathematical power tool that is playing an increasingly important role in computer graphics as we include sensing of the real world in our systems. (scribd.com)
  • Computer Gaming World in July 1994 rated Astro Chase 3D for the Macintosh 2.5 stars out of five. (wikipedia.org)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • people
  • After the 1950s research showed that the computer, as a symbol processor, could "think" (to varying degrees of fidelity) like people do, the 1960s saw an increasing interest in the use of the computer to help people to think better and to process information more effectively. (wikipedia.org)
  • Among
  • For this study, the following was the primary research question: Is there a difference in spatial visualization ability, as measured through technical drawings, among the impacts of model types (2D drawing, 3D computer generated drawing, and 3D printed object)? (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)
  • spatial
  • 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)
  • Spatial vision (or developed spatial reasoning) is known "as the most [fundamental and] rewarding part of engineering graphics instruction" ( Contero, Naya, Company, & Saorín, 2006 , p. 472). (vt.edu)