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Q-PIT: a populated information terrain
Author(s): Andy Colebourne; John A. Mariani; Thomas Rodden
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Paper Abstract

This paper describes a system called Q-PIT. It is a prototype example of a class of systems we define as populated information terrains. Within the scope of our work, we examine issues from multi-user virtual reality, data visualization and the use of databases to support cooperative work. We describe the use of Q-PIT as an information terrain, show how such a terrain can be generated, explored and manipulated, before considering the issues of populating such a terrain with more than one user.

Paper Details

Date Published: 8 March 1996
PDF: 11 pages
Proc. SPIE 2656, Visual Data Exploration and Analysis III, (8 March 1996); doi: 10.1117/12.234668
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Andy Colebourne, Lancaster Univ. (United Kingdom)
John A. Mariani, Lancaster Univ. (United Kingdom)
Thomas Rodden, Lancaster Univ. (United Kingdom)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 2656:
Visual Data Exploration and Analysis III
Georges G. Grinstein; Robert F. Erbacher, Editor(s)

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