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The visualization handbook [electronic resource] / edited by Charles D. Hansen, Chris R. Johnson.

Contributor(s): Hansen, Charles D | Johnson, Chris R.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Burlington, MA : Elsevier Butterworth-Heinemann, c2005Description: 1 online resource (xvii, 962 p., [80] p. of plates) : ill. (some col.).ISBN: 9780080481647 (electronic bk.); 0080481647 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Information visualization | Computer graphics | COMPUTERS -- Image Processing | PHOTOGRAPHY -- Techniques -- Digital | TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING -- Imaging Systems | COMPUTERS -- Digital Media -- Graphics ApplicationsGenre/Form: Electronic books. | Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Visualization handbook.DDC classification: 006.6 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
PART I. Introduction -- 1. Overview of Visualization / William J. Schroeder and Kenneth M. Martin -- PART II. Scalar Field Visualization : Isosurfaces -- 2. Accelerated Isosurface Extraction Approaches / Yarden Livnat -- 3. Time-Dependent Isosurface Extraction / Han-Wei Shen -- 4. Optimal Isosurface Extraction / Paolo Cignoni ... [et al.] -- 5. Isosurface Extraction Using Extrema Graphs / Takayuki Itoh and Koji Koyamada -- 6. Isosurfaces and Level-Sets / Ross T. Whitaker -- PART III. Scalar Field Visualization : Volume Rendering -- 7. Overview of Volume Rendering / Arie Kaufman and Klaus Mueller -- 8. Volume Rendering Using Splatting / Roger Crawfis, Daqing Xue, and Caixia Zhang -- 9. Multidimensional Transfer Functions for Volume Rendering / Joe Kniss, Gordon Kindlmann, and Charles D. Hansen -- 10. Pre-Integrated Volume Rendering / Martin Kraus and Thomas Ertl -- 11. Hardware-Accelerated Volume Rendering / Hanspeter Pfister -- PART IV. Vector Field Visualization -- 12. Overview of Flow Visualization / Daniel Weiskopf and Gordon Erlebacher -- 13. Flow Textures : High-Resolution Flow Visualization / Gordon Erlebacher, Bruno Jobard, and Daniel Weiskopf -- 14. Detection and Visualization of Vortices / Ming Jiang, Raghu Machiraju, and David Thompson -- PART V. Tensor Field Visualization -- 15. Oriented Tensor Reconstruction / Leonid Zhukov and Alan H. Barr -- 16. Diffusion Tensor MRI Visualization / Song Zhang, David H. Laidlaw, and Gordon Kindlmann -- 17. Topological Methods for Flow Visualization / Gerik Scheuermann and Xavier Tricoche -- PART VI. Geometric Modeling for Visualization -- 18. 3D Mesh Compression / Jarek Rossignac -- 19. Variational Modeling Methods for Visualization / Hans Hagen and Ingrid Hotz -- 20. Model Simplification / Jonathan D. Cohen and Dinesh Manocha -- PART VII. Virtual Environments for Visualization -- 21. Direct Manipulation in Virtual Reality / Steve Bryson -- 22. The Visual Haptic Workbench / Milan Ikits and J. Dean Brederson -- 23. Virtual Geographic Information Systems / William Ribarsky -- 24. Visualization Using Virtual Reality / R. Bowen Loftin, Jim X. Chen, and Larry Rosenblum -- PART VIII. Large-Scale Data Visualization -- 25. Desktop Delivery : Access to Large Datasets / Philip D. Heermann and Constantine Pavlakos -- 26. Techniques for Visualizing Time-Varying Volume Data / Kwan-Liu Ma and Eric B. Lum -- 27. Large-Scale Data Visualization and Rendering : A Problem-Driven Approach / Patrick McCormick and James Ahrens -- 28. Issues and Architectures in Large-Scale Data Visualization / Constantine Pavlakos and Philip D. Heermann -- 29. Consuming Network Bandwidth with Visapult / Wes Bethel and John Shalf -- PART IX. Visualization Software and Frameworks -- 30. The Visualization Toolkit / William J. Schroeder and Kenneth M. Martin -- 31. Visualization in the SCIRun Problem-Solving Environment / David M. Weinstein ... [et al.] -- 32. NAGs Iris Explorer / Jeremy Walton -- 33. AVS and AVS/Express / Jean M. Favre and Mario Valle -- 34. Vis5D, Cave5D, and VisAD / Bill Hibbard -- 35. Visualization with AVS / W.T. Hewitt ... [et al.] -- 36. ParaView : An End-User Tool for Large-Data Visualization / James Ahrens, Berk Geveci, and Charles Law -- 37. The Insight Toolkit: An Open-Source Initiative in Data Segmentation and Registration / Terry S. Yoo -- 38. amira: A Highly Interactive System for Visual Data Analysis / Detlev Stalling, Malte Westerhoff, and Hans-Christian Hege -- PART X. Perceptual Issues in Visualization -- 39. Extending Visualization to Perceptualization : The Importance of Perception in Effective Communication of Information / David S. Ebert -- 40. Art and Science in Visualization / Victoria Interrante -- 41. Exploiting Human Visual Perception in Visualization / Alan Chalmers and Kirsten Cater -- PART XI. Selected Topics and Applications -- 42. Scalable Network Visualization / Stephen G. Eick -- 43. Visual Data-Mining Techniques / Daniel A. Keim, Mike Sips, and Mihael Ankerst -- 44. Visualization in Weather and Climate Research / Don Middleton, Tim Scheitlin, and Bob Wilhelmson -- 45. Painting and Visualization / Robert M. Kirby, Daniel F. Keefe, and David H. Laidlaw -- 46. Visualization and Natural Control Systems for Microscopy / Russell M. Taylor II ... [et al.] -- 47. Visualization for Computational Accelerator Physics / Kwan-Liu Ma, Greg Schussman, and Brett Wilson.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

PART I. Introduction -- 1. Overview of Visualization / William J. Schroeder and Kenneth M. Martin -- PART II. Scalar Field Visualization : Isosurfaces -- 2. Accelerated Isosurface Extraction Approaches / Yarden Livnat -- 3. Time-Dependent Isosurface Extraction / Han-Wei Shen -- 4. Optimal Isosurface Extraction / Paolo Cignoni ... [et al.] -- 5. Isosurface Extraction Using Extrema Graphs / Takayuki Itoh and Koji Koyamada -- 6. Isosurfaces and Level-Sets / Ross T. Whitaker -- PART III. Scalar Field Visualization : Volume Rendering -- 7. Overview of Volume Rendering / Arie Kaufman and Klaus Mueller -- 8. Volume Rendering Using Splatting / Roger Crawfis, Daqing Xue, and Caixia Zhang -- 9. Multidimensional Transfer Functions for Volume Rendering / Joe Kniss, Gordon Kindlmann, and Charles D. Hansen -- 10. Pre-Integrated Volume Rendering / Martin Kraus and Thomas Ertl -- 11. Hardware-Accelerated Volume Rendering / Hanspeter Pfister -- PART IV. Vector Field Visualization -- 12. Overview of Flow Visualization / Daniel Weiskopf and Gordon Erlebacher -- 13. Flow Textures : High-Resolution Flow Visualization / Gordon Erlebacher, Bruno Jobard, and Daniel Weiskopf -- 14. Detection and Visualization of Vortices / Ming Jiang, Raghu Machiraju, and David Thompson -- PART V. Tensor Field Visualization -- 15. Oriented Tensor Reconstruction / Leonid Zhukov and Alan H. Barr -- 16. Diffusion Tensor MRI Visualization / Song Zhang, David H. Laidlaw, and Gordon Kindlmann -- 17. Topological Methods for Flow Visualization / Gerik Scheuermann and Xavier Tricoche -- PART VI. Geometric Modeling for Visualization -- 18. 3D Mesh Compression / Jarek Rossignac -- 19. Variational Modeling Methods for Visualization / Hans Hagen and Ingrid Hotz -- 20. Model Simplification / Jonathan D. Cohen and Dinesh Manocha -- PART VII. Virtual Environments for Visualization -- 21. Direct Manipulation in Virtual Reality / Steve Bryson -- 22. The Visual Haptic Workbench / Milan Ikits and J. Dean Brederson -- 23. Virtual Geographic Information Systems / William Ribarsky -- 24. Visualization Using Virtual Reality / R. Bowen Loftin, Jim X. Chen, and Larry Rosenblum -- PART VIII. Large-Scale Data Visualization -- 25. Desktop Delivery : Access to Large Datasets / Philip D. Heermann and Constantine Pavlakos -- 26. Techniques for Visualizing Time-Varying Volume Data / Kwan-Liu Ma and Eric B. Lum -- 27. Large-Scale Data Visualization and Rendering : A Problem-Driven Approach / Patrick McCormick and James Ahrens -- 28. Issues and Architectures in Large-Scale Data Visualization / Constantine Pavlakos and Philip D. Heermann -- 29. Consuming Network Bandwidth with Visapult / Wes Bethel and John Shalf -- PART IX. Visualization Software and Frameworks -- 30. The Visualization Toolkit / William J. Schroeder and Kenneth M. Martin -- 31. Visualization in the SCIRun Problem-Solving Environment / David M. Weinstein ... [et al.] -- 32. NAGs Iris Explorer / Jeremy Walton -- 33. AVS and AVS/Express / Jean M. Favre and Mario Valle -- 34. Vis5D, Cave5D, and VisAD / Bill Hibbard -- 35. Visualization with AVS / W.T. Hewitt ... [et al.] -- 36. ParaView : An End-User Tool for Large-Data Visualization / James Ahrens, Berk Geveci, and Charles Law -- 37. The Insight Toolkit: An Open-Source Initiative in Data Segmentation and Registration / Terry S. Yoo -- 38. amira: A Highly Interactive System for Visual Data Analysis / Detlev Stalling, Malte Westerhoff, and Hans-Christian Hege -- PART X. Perceptual Issues in Visualization -- 39. Extending Visualization to Perceptualization : The Importance of Perception in Effective Communication of Information / David S. Ebert -- 40. Art and Science in Visualization / Victoria Interrante -- 41. Exploiting Human Visual Perception in Visualization / Alan Chalmers and Kirsten Cater -- PART XI. Selected Topics and Applications -- 42. Scalable Network Visualization / Stephen G. Eick -- 43. Visual Data-Mining Techniques / Daniel A. Keim, Mike Sips, and Mihael Ankerst -- 44. Visualization in Weather and Climate Research / Don Middleton, Tim Scheitlin, and Bob Wilhelmson -- 45. Painting and Visualization / Robert M. Kirby, Daniel F. Keefe, and David H. Laidlaw -- 46. Visualization and Natural Control Systems for Microscopy / Russell M. Taylor II ... [et al.] -- 47. Visualization for Computational Accelerator Physics / Kwan-Liu Ma, Greg Schussman, and Brett Wilson.

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