Visualization: Using Computer Graphics to Explore Data and Present Information by Judith R. Brown, Rae Earnshaw, Mikail Jern, John Vince |, Paperback | Barnes & Noble
Visualization: Using Computer Graphics to Explore Data and Present Information / Edition 1

Visualization: Using Computer Graphics to Explore Data and Present Information / Edition 1

by Judith R. Brown
     
 

ISBN-10: 0471129917

ISBN-13: 2900471129911

Pub. Date: 10/19/1995

Publisher: Wiley

Written in a lively style that will appeal to experienced and novice users and developers of computer applications. Emphasis is on basic techniques and strategies for making the most of off-the-shelf hardware and software technology to produce effective visualizations and illustrations. Explains how significant information can be obtained from data, pictures, images

Overview

Written in a lively style that will appeal to experienced and novice users and developers of computer applications. Emphasis is on basic techniques and strategies for making the most of off-the-shelf hardware and software technology to produce effective visualizations and illustrations. Explains how significant information can be obtained from data, pictures, images and animation. Describes a wide variety of applications ranging from finance, law, science and engineering to medicine, art, and sculpture. Includes scores of full-color illustrations with complete explanations to demonstrate the power of PC-based graphics.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2900471129911
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
10/19/1995
Edition description:
OP
Pages:
320

Table of Contents

What Are Graphics and Visualization.
The Power and Competitive Edge of Computer Graphics.
What Tools and Facilities Are Available?
Selecting the Software and the Computer.
Visualization Design.
User Inerface and Interaction Software Tools.
Reports from the Front Line: Case Studies and Applications.
Hitching a Ride on the Internet.
Forging the Future.
Appendices.
Glossary.
For Further Reading.
Companion Disc.
Index.

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