ISBN 9788131512708,Interactive Computer Graphics: Concepts & Applications (With - Cd)

Interactive Computer Graphics: Concepts & Applications (With - Cd)



Cengage Learning India Pvt Ltd

Publication Year 2010

ISBN 9788131512708

ISBN-10 8131512703

Paper Back

Number of Pages 568 Pages
Language (English)

Computer graphics & software

This undergraduate-level computer graphics text provides the reader with conceptual and practical insights into how to approach building a majority of the interactive graphics applications they encounter daily. As each topic is introduced, students are guided in developing a software library that will support fast prototyping of moderately complex applications using a variety of APIs, including OpenGL and DirectX.

Key Feature
Conceptual book on how to build the various graphic applications
Guided to make prototypes
Based on OpenGL & DirectX platform

Table of Contents PART I: Elements of Interactive Programs
1. Event-Driven Programming
2. Working with GUI APIs
3. A Simple Graphics Program
4. Working with Graphics APIs
5. The Model-View-Controller Architecture
6. Applying to Real-World Applications
PART II: Essential Concepts: Presented in 2D
7. Attributes and Behaviors of Primitives
8. Transformation Operators
9. Combining Transformation Operators
10. Coordinate Systems
11. Hierarchical Modeling
12. Making the Applications Interesting
PART III: The Third Dimension
13. A Simple 3D Application
14. The Camera
15. Working with the Camera
16. Graphics Programming in 3D