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Three-dimensional visualization and quantification of evolving amorphous objects
Author(s): Deborah E. Silver; Norman J. Zabusky
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Paper Abstract

Studying the stability, evolution, and interaction of coherent structures over time-varying data sets is the essence of discovery in many branches of science. In this paper, the authors discuss the process of visiometrics: visualizing, extracting, quantifying, and mathematizing evolving amorphous objects. This concept is applied to data sets from fluid dynamical problems. In particular, for three-dimensional phenomena, it is shown how this approach enhances understanding of the topology and kinematics of these problems.

Paper Details

Date Published: 1 June 1991
PDF: 12 pages
Proc. SPIE 1459, Extracting Meaning from Complex Data: Processing, Display, Interaction II, (1 June 1991); doi: 10.1117/12.44386
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Deborah E. Silver, Rutgers Univ. (United States)
Norman J. Zabusky, Rutgers Univ. (United States)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 1459:
Extracting Meaning from Complex Data: Processing, Display, Interaction II
Edward J. Farrell, Editor(s)

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