ISBN 9781568811826,Real-Time Rendering, Second Edition

Real-Time Rendering, Second Edition

Rs4844

Publisher

A K Peters

Publication Year 2002
ISBN-13

ISBN 9781568811826

ISBN-10 1568811829
Binding

Hardback

Edition 2nd
Number of Pages 864 Pages
Language (English)
Subject

Medicine: general issues

Building on the success of Real-Time Rendering, this completely revised and updated second edition addresses new developments in rendering realistic three-dimensional images in a fraction of a second. It discusses the latest graphics hardware capabilities, while also presenting theoretical underpinnings and algorithms of lasting value.
The book contains chapters as diverse as:
Transforms
Visual appearance
Acceleration algorithms
Advanced shading techniques (new chapter)
Curved surfaces (new chapter)

With topics including:
Pixel shaders
Subdivision surfaces
Intersection algorithms
Pipeline tuning
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