1. Linear geometry with computer graphics [1993]
 Loustau, John, 1943
 New York : Marcel Dekker, ©1993.
 Description
 Book — x, 440 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm + 1 computer disc (3 1/2 in.).
 Summary

 Part 1 Preliminaries: fields
 vector spaces
 linear transformations
 cosets of a vector space
 invariant subspaces. Part 2 Symmetric bilinear forms: symmetric bilinear forms
 congruence
 orthogonal complements
 orthogonal bases
 Witt's cancellation theorem
 isotropic and anisotropic spaces
 functions on inner product spaces. Part 3 Plane geometries: the affine plane
 the affine group
 postulates for the Euclidean plane
 inner product planes
 projective planes
 conic sections. Part 4 Homogeneous spaces in Rn: topological groups
 homogeneous spaces
 geometry on homogeneous spaces
 the Riemann sphere
 the Poincare upper halfplane
 differentiable manifolds. Part 5 Topics in computer graphics: a first graphics programme
 a computer graphics system overview
 geometric mappings in a CG system
 the linedrawing algorithm
 the wingedge object representation
 the conic sections
 Bezier curves and Bsplines
 hidden surface removal
 texture mapping
 quadric intermediate surfaces
 Koch systems. Appendices: equivalence relations  basics
 the Jordan canonical form  proof of Jordan's theorem
 GraphLib documentation  types, procedures and functions.
 (source: Nielsen Book Data)
(source: Nielsen Book Data)
 Online
SAL3 (offcampus storage)
SAL3 (offcampus storage)  Status 

Stacks

Request (opens in new tab) 
QA448 .D38 L68 1993  Available 