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Geometrical Processing With Interactive Graphics
Author(s): Mamoru Hosaka; Fumihiko Kimura
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Paper Abstract

This paper describes a new interactive system for treating three dimensional objects. In this system, user's hand-writing actions and their records on a sheet of paper on a graphic tablet, and displayed information on a storage type CRT with the cursor function are the main man-machine communication routes. Users need not know internal data structure of models of objects. The internal information representation of the model is constructed and processed by user's actions on the external representation of the model, its record being consulted and updated by him. Output can take various forms of representation, which are made from the internal model, according to user's needs. The outlines of the software and the special hardware used in this system are described and examples of input and output are also shown.

Paper Details

Date Published: 10 April 1977
PDF: 8 pages
Proc. SPIE 0099, 3rd European Electro-Optics Conf, (10 April 1977); doi: 10.1117/12.955341
Show Author Affiliations
Mamoru Hosaka, University of Tokyo (Japan)
Fumihiko Kimura, Electrotechnical Laboratory (Japan)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 0099:
3rd European Electro-Optics Conf
Herbert A. Elion, Editor(s)

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