Data structures and tools from computational geometry help to solve problems in computer graphics; these methods have been widely adopted by the computer graphics community yielding elegant and efficient algorithms.
This book focuses on algorithms and data structures that have proven to be versatile, efficient, fundamental, and easy to implement. The book familiarizes students, as well as practitioners in the field of computer graphics, with a wide range of data structures.
The authors describe each data structure in detail, highlight fundamental properties, and present algorithms based on the data structure. A number of recent representative and useful algorithms from computer graphics are described in detail, illuminating the utilization of the data structure in a creative way.
The Smashing Idea Book: From Inspiration to Application
An unparalleled compendium of inspirational designs, photos, and web site looks
As the world's most popular resource for web designers and developers, Smashing Magazine has a reputation for inspiring and informing and this new book upholds that stellar esteem. Unlike most other books available on the shelf that...
Threat Forecasting: Leveraging Big Data for Predictive Analysis
Drawing upon years of practical experience and using numerous examples and illustrative case studies, Threat Forecasting: Leveraging Big Data for Predictive Analysis discusses important topics, including the danger of using historic data as the basis for predicting future breaches, how to use security intelligence as a tool to develop...
Spectrochemical Analysis Using Infrared Multichannel Detectors
A tremendous growth in the utilization of multichannel detectors for infrared (IR)
spectroscopy has been observed over the past decade. In some cases, the incorporation
of multichannel detectors has significantly changed the practice of IR
spectroscopy; while in others, it has provided new opportunities for spectroscopic...
Instant Autodesk Revit 2013 Customization with .NET How-to
A supercharged guide to creating your own plugins, add-ons, and customizations for Revit with .NET
Learn something new in an Instant! A short, fast, focused guide delivering immediate results.
Master the fundamentals of programing with the Autodesk Revit 2013 API.
Absolute FreeBSD: The Complete Guide to FreeBSD, 2nd Edition FreeBSD—the powerful, flexible, and free Unix-like operating system—is the preferred server for many enterprises. But it can be even trickier to use than either Unix or Linux, and harder still to master.
Absolute FreeBSD, 2nd Edition is your complete guide to FreeBSD, written by FreeBSD committer Michael W. Lucas. Lucas...