Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-20 of 46 items

  • Keywords: graphics x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

Postprocessing

Gary A. Glatzmaier

in Introduction to Modeling Convection in Planets and Stars: Magnetic Field, Density Stratification, Rotation

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691141725
eISBN:
9781400848904
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691141725.003.0005
Subject:
Physics, Particle Physics / Astrophysics / Cosmology

This chapter explains how to write a postprocessing code, and more specifically how to study the nonlinear simulations using computer graphics and analysis. It first considers how to compute and ... More


Unnecessary Identities: Representational Practices and Moral Recognition

Margaret Urban Walker

in Moral Understandings: A Feminist Study in Ethics

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780195315394
eISBN:
9780199872053
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195315394.003.0008
Subject:
Philosophy, Feminist Philosophy

Representational practices affect moral perception and moral recognition, and so are proper studies for moral philosophy. Using Wittgenstein's idea that a human body pictures a soul, this chapter ... More


Ai Khanum Reconstructed

GUY LECUYOT

in After Alexander: Central Asia before Islam

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780197263846
eISBN:
9780191734113
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197263846.003.0007
Subject:
Classical Studies, Asian and Middle Eastern History: BCE to 500CE

This chapter discusses the computer graphic (CG) reconstruction of the ancient city of Ai Khanum. The CG reconstruction project was initiated by a Japanese television producer and the completed ... More


Poetry and the Graphic

Clive Scott

in The Poetics of French Verse: Studies in Reading

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198159445
eISBN:
9780191673634
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198159445.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, Poetry, European Literature

This chapter discusses the analysis of graphics in verses, i.e. letter-shapes, punctuation, and diacritical marks. Some of the poetic graphics that are included in this chapter are the points de ... More


Why Make When You Can Buy?

Simon Domberger

in The Contracting Organization: A Strategic Guide to Outsourcing

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198774570
eISBN:
9780191596148
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198774575.003.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Microeconomics

This first section of the book introduces the central issues of contracting out by asking ‘Why make when you can buy?’ This chapter begins by outlining a handful of contracting examples, most of ... More


Refinement

Dennis Sherwood and Jon Cooper

in Crystals, X-rays and Proteins: Comprehensive Protein Crystallography

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2011
ISBN:
9780199559046
eISBN:
9780191595028
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199559046.003.0015
Subject:
Physics, Crystallography

This chapter begins by emphasizing that the initial electron density for a protein will be significantly affected by errors in the experimental phases and, subsequently, additional errors of ... More


Communing with the Dead: Spiritual and Cultural Healing in Chicano/a Communities

Lara Medina

in Religion and Healing in America

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195167962
eISBN:
9780199850150
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195167962.003.0013
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter explores Días de los Muertos (Days of the Dead) as celebrated in the heart of East Los Angeles during 1998 at the internationally recognized Chicano community art center, Self Help ... More


The presentation of results

Alexander Blake

in Crystal Structure Analysis: Principles and Practice

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780199219469
eISBN:
9780191722516
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199219469.003.0019
Subject:
Physics, Crystallography

This chapter provides information and advice about presenting crystal structure results in research journals, theses, posters, web sites, and other media. It focuses mainly on graphics and the ... More


Interactive Journalism: Hackers, Data, and Code

Nikki Usher

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252040511
eISBN:
9780252098956
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252040511.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

Interactive journalism has transformed the newsroom. Emerging out of changes in technology, culture, and economics, this new specialty uses a visual presentation of storytelling that allows users to ... More


On the Role of Embodiment in Modeling Natural Behaviors

Dana Ballard and Nathan Sprague

in Integrated Models of Cognitive Systems

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780195189193
eISBN:
9780199847457
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195189193.003.0020
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Models and Architectures

Early research in artificial intelligence (AI) emphasized mechanisms of symbol processing with the goal of isolating an essential core of intelligent behavior. Although huge progress was made in ... More


When Was Linearity?

Alan Liu

in Friending the Past: The Sense of History in the Digital Age

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780226451817
eISBN:
9780226452005
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226452005.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

Linearists, as they might be called, have staked deep claims of cultural and other value on the linear exposition of history, narrative, argument, and other forms of thought. Theorists of networks, ... More


Looking With the Eye and Mind

Stephen M. Kosslyn

in Graph Design for the Eye and Mind

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780195311846
eISBN:
9780199847075
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195311846.003.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

The true meaning of a picture can be uncovered if its reader can decipher it well. Harder would be interpreting graphs which intend to convey information to their readers through numbers and shapes. ... More


Conclusion: The Technology of Science Fiction Cinema

Christine Cornea

in Science Fiction Cinema: Between Fantasy and Reality

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748624652
eISBN:
9780748671106
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748624652.003.0008
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter discusses the technology of science fiction films, both as an intra- and extra-diegetic component of the genre. Academics have addressed Tom Gunning's article in their efforts to ... More


Image Machine

Andreas Broeckmann

in Machine Art in the Twentieth Century

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780262035064
eISBN:
9780262336109
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262035064.003.0005
Subject:
Art, Art History

This chapter deals with the role that vision and images play in the conjunction of technics and aesthetics in the twentieth century. Based on an analysis of the fundamental technicity of human visual ... More


A course in statistical communication and graphics

Andrew Gelman and Deborah Nolan

in Teaching Statistics: A Bag of Tricks

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780198785699
eISBN:
9780191827518
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198785699.003.0016
Subject:
Mathematics, Educational Mathematics

This chapter describes a course on statistical communication. Originally developed for training statistics graduate students as instructors, the course now is popular with students in other fields ... More


Video Game Spaces: Image, Play, and Structure in 3D Worlds

Michael Nitsche

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262141017
eISBN:
9780262255110
Item type:
book
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262141017.001.0001
Subject:
Computer Science, Game Studies

The move to 3D graphics represents a dramatic artistic and technical development in the history of video games that suggests an overall transformation of games as media. The experience of space has ... More


Maps as Graphic Propaganda for Public Health

Mark Monmonie

in Imagining Illness: Public Health and Visual Culture

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816648221
eISBN:
9781452945958
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816648221.003.0006
Subject:
Public Health and Epidemiology, Public Health

This chapter examines the role of maps as graphic propaganda for public health: from John Snow’s map of the infamous Broad (now Broadwick) Street pump in London’s Soho, first created during the ... More


Introduction

Michael Nitsche

in Video Game Spaces: Image, Play, and Structure in 3D Worlds

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262141017
eISBN:
9780262255110
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262141017.003.0007
Subject:
Computer Science, Game Studies

This introductory chapter presents an overview of the main themes covered in this book, which explores the new universe that opened up with the introduction of 3D graphics to games. The first part of ... More


Markerless Tracking of Dynamic 3D Scans of Faces

Christian Walder, Martin Breidt, Heinrich H. Bülthoff, Bernhard Schölkopf, and Cristóbal Curio

in Dynamic Faces: Insights from Experiments and Computation

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262014533
eISBN:
9780262289313
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262014533.003.0017
Subject:
Psychology, Vision

This chapter presents a novel computer graphics approach suitable for the 3D tracking of facial movements. This kernel-based approach for constructing 3D facial animations also provides information ... More


Recognition of Dynamic Facial Action Probed by Visual Adaptation

Cristóbal Curio, Martin A. Giese, Martin Breidt, Mario Kleiner, and Heinrich H. Bülthoff

in Dynamic Faces: Insights from Experiments and Computation

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262014533
eISBN:
9780262289313
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262014533.003.0005
Subject:
Psychology, Vision

This chapter presents a psychophysical experiment in which 3D computer graphic methods were used to generate close-to-reality facial expressions to examine aspects of recognizing dynamic facial ... More


View: