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Projection and Parallelism

Liam Gillick

in Industry and Intelligence: Contemporary Art Since 1820

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780231170208
eISBN:
9780231540964
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231170208.003.0002
Subject:
Art, Art Theory and Criticism

Projection is at the heart of a political and social structures. Parallelism is the dominant feature of a system based on projection.


C. Francis Jenkins, Pioneer of Film and Television

Donald G. Godfrey

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252038280
eISBN:
9780252096150
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252038280.001.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This is the first biography of the important but long-forgotten American inventor Charles Francis Jenkins (1867–1934). The book documents the life of Jenkins from his childhood in Indiana and early ... More


Big Ships, Boarding, and Catapults

William M. Murray

in The Age of Titans: The Rise and Fall of the Great Hellenistic Navies

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780195388640
eISBN:
9780199932405
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195388640.003.0005
Subject:
Classical Studies, Archaeology: Classical, World History: BCE to 500CE

Traditionally, the use of catapults (both bolt and stone projectors) and boarding tactics were thought to account for the production of larger and larger warships during the Hellenistic period. While ... More


Prologue

Donald G. Godfrey

in C. Francis Jenkins, Pioneer of Film and Television

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252038280
eISBN:
9780252096150
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252038280.003.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This prologue recounts C. Francis Jenkins' first-ever demonstration of his camera-projector on a makeshift screen. Jenkins premiered his invention on June 6, 1894, for a small group of family and ... More


Early Film Experiments

Donald G. Godfrey

in C. Francis Jenkins, Pioneer of Film and Television

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252038280
eISBN:
9780252096150
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252038280.003.0003
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter focuses on C. Francis Jenkins' early film experiments. The large-screen projector and the concept of intermittent motion remain Jenkins' most lasting contributions to the industries of ... More


Stereoscopic Projection

Ray Zone

in Stereoscopic Cinema & the Origins of 3-D Film, 1838–1952

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813124612
eISBN:
9780813134796
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813124612.003.0005
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter discusses motion picture projection and presents several images of stereo projectors and the early stereo cameras that were used during the late 19th century. Aside from discussing other ... More


The Enterprisers: The Politics of School in Early Modern Russia

Igor Fedyukin

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780190845001
eISBN:
9780190845032
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190845001.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History

The Enterprisers traces the emergence of “modern” school in Russia during the reigns of Peter I and his immediate successors, up to the accession of Catherine II. The efforts to “educate” Russia ... More


Further Developments

Bryan J. Dalton, John Jeffers, and Stephen M. Barnett

in Phase Space Methods for Degenerate Quantum Gases

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199562749
eISBN:
9780191747311
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199562749.003.0016
Subject:
Physics, Condensed Matter Physics / Materials, Atomic, Laser, and Optical Physics

The final chapter, on further developments, provides a brief survey of developments in phase space theory that are both recent and beyond the scope of the present book. References are given to ... More


Generalised Langevin Equation

Phil Attard

in Non-equilibrium Thermodynamics and Statistical Mechanics: Foundations and Applications

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199662760
eISBN:
9780191745287
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199662760.003.0010
Subject:
Physics, Condensed Matter Physics / Materials

The generalised Langevin equation is derived in three ways: perturbation theory, linear response theory, and projector operator formalism. The perturbation theory derives the trajectory entropy for a ... More


Experimental Viewing Protocols: Film Projection and the American Military

Haidee Wasson

in Cinema's Military Industrial Complex

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780520291508
eISBN:
9780520965263
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520291508.003.0002
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter, by Haidee Wasson, addresses the development and use of portable film projectors by the American military during World War II and after. It examines the close ties to the technological ... More


A Lifetime of Struggle

Donald G. Godfrey

in C. Francis Jenkins, Pioneer of Film and Television

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252038280
eISBN:
9780252096150
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252038280.003.0004
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter examines C. Francis Jenkins' dispute with Thomas J. Armat over the Phantoscope patent that began in 1895. Armat partnered with Jenkins for a short period of time and then moved on to ... More


Jenkins’ Motion Pictures

Donald G. Godfrey

in C. Francis Jenkins, Pioneer of Film and Television

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252038280
eISBN:
9780252096150
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252038280.003.0005
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter examines C. Francis Jenkins' photographic inventions that he used to demonstrate motion pictures in a variety of applications. Despite losing in the early battle with Thomas J. Armat, ... More


Mordell-Weil Groups and Generating Series

Xinyi Yuan, Shou-Wu Zhang, and Wei Zhang

in The Gross-Zagier Formula on Shimura Curves

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691155913
eISBN:
9781400845644
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691155913.003.0003
Subject:
Mathematics, Number Theory

This chapter deals with Mordell–Weil groups and generating series. It first provides an overview of the basics on Shimura curves and abelian varieties parametrized by Shimura curves before ... More


Expanded Cinema

Catherine Elwes

in Installation and the Moving Image

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231174503
eISBN:
9780231850803
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231174503.003.0009
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter examines expanded cinema as a critical antecedent of moving-image installation. The American critic Gene Youngblood is credited with coining the term “expanded cinema,” which denotes the ... More


The Dawn of Exhibition

Michael Glover Smith and Adam Selzer

in Flickering Empire: How Chicago Invented the U.S. Film Industry

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231174497
eISBN:
9780231850797
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231174497.003.0003
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter examines the contribution of film exhibitions to the development of Chicago's film industry. The origins of commercial film exhibition can he traced to April 1894, when the first of ... More


Colonel William Selig

Michael Glover Smith and Adam Selzer

in Flickering Empire: How Chicago Invented the U.S. Film Industry

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231174497
eISBN:
9780231850797
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231174497.003.0004
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter examines the role of Colonel William Selig in the development of Chicago's film industry. Selig was one of the most successful, and colorful, motion-picture pioneers of the 1890s and ... More


As for the Rest: In Search of the World’s Remains

Markus Krajewski and Charles Marcrum

in World Projects: Global Information before World War I

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816695935
eISBN:
9781452947501
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816695935.003.0005
Subject:
Society and Culture, Media Studies

This chapter concludes that the world projects of Walther Rathenau, Dr. Franz Maria Feldhaus, and Wilhelm Ostwald aimed to standardize the economy to prevent possible disorder caused by rapid ... More


Coherent States

Bryan J. Dalton, John Jeffers, and Stephen M. Barnett

in Phase Space Methods for Degenerate Quantum Gases

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199562749
eISBN:
9780191747311
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199562749.003.0005
Subject:
Physics, Condensed Matter Physics / Materials, Atomic, Laser, and Optical Physics

This chapter defines and determines the properties of the important (though non-physical) boson and fermion coherent states, which are specified in terms of c-number (bosons) or Grassmann (fermions) ... More


Fokker–Planck Equations

Bryan J. Dalton, John Jeffers, and Stephen M. Barnett

in Phase Space Methods for Degenerate Quantum Gases

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199562749
eISBN:
9780191747311
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199562749.003.0008
Subject:
Physics, Condensed Matter Physics / Materials, Atomic, Laser, and Optical Physics

This chapter deals with deriving Fokker–Planck equations (FPEs) that govern the behaviour of phase space distribution functions (normalised and unnormalised) for boson and fermion systems due to ... More


Reformation and Distrust

Koji Yamamoto

in Taming Capitalism before its Triumph: Public Service, Distrust, and 'Projecting' in Early Modern England

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780198739173
eISBN:
9780191802300
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198739173.003.0004
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History

The collapse of Charles I’s Personal Rule did not end projecting activities. This chapter uses the well-documented case of the reforming circle of Samuel Hartlib during the 1640s and 1650s to explore ... More


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