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Geometric algebra for computer graphics

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Published by Springer in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Geometry,
  • Mathematics,
  • Computer graphics,
  • Data processing,
  • Clifford algebras

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJohn Vince
    ContributionsSpringerLink (Online service)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsT385 .V56155 2008eb
    The Physical Object
    Format[electronic resource] /
    Pagination1 online resource (xvi, 252 p.
    Number of Pages252
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27040975M
    ISBN 101846289971
    ISBN 109781846289972
    OCLC/WorldCa233972982


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* The first book on Geometric Algebra for programmers in computer graphics and entertainment computing * Written by leaders in the field providing essential information on this new technique for 3D graphics * This full colour book includes a website with GAViewer, a program to experiment with GA.

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Furthermore, it turns out that Geometric Algebra can be applied even in computer graphics, either to basic geometric primitive manipulations [83, 57,51,75,50,81,47] or to more complex illumination. Course notes Geometric Algebra for Computer Graphics * SIGGRAPH Geometric Algebra for Computer Graphics in the geometric algebra and are discussed in more detail below in Sect.

The geometric algebra (GA) of a vector space is an algebra over a field, noted for its multiplication operation called the geometric product on a space of elements called multivectors, which contains both the scalars and the vector atically, a geometric algebra may be defined as the Clifford algebra of a vector space with a quadratic form.

Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Geometric Algebra for Computer Graphics by John Vince,Springer edition, in EnglishPages: Since its invention, geometric algebra has been applied to various branches of physics such as cosmology and electrodynamics, and is now being embraced by the computer graphics community where it is providing new ways of solving geometric problems.

Geometric Algebra (GA) is a powerful mathematical language for expressing physical ideas. It unifies many diverse mathematical formalisms and aids physical intuition.

In our various publications and lectures you will find many examples of the insights that geometric algebra brings to problems in physics and engineering. Geometric algebra (a Clifford Algebra) has been applied to different branches of physics for a long time but is now being adopted by the computer graphics community and is providing exciting new ways of solving 3D geometric problems.

John Vince (author of numerous books including ‘Geometry for Computer Graphics’ and ‘Vector Analysis for Computer Graphics’) has tackled this complex. As part of his Ph.D.

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Introductory chapters look at algebraic axioms, vector algebra and geometric conventions and the book closes with a chapter on how the algebra is applied to computer graphics.

Geometric Algebra for Computer Science (Revised Edition) presents a compelling alternative to the limitations of linear algebra. Geometric algebra (GA) is a compact, time-effective, and performance-enhancing way to represent the geometry of 3D objects in computer programs.

In my first book on geometric algebra in the preface described how I had been completely surprisedbytheexistenceof geometricalgebra,especiallyafter havingrecentlycompletedabook on vector analysis where it was not even mentioned!File Size: 3MB.

In December I posted my manuscript Vector Analysis for Computer Graphics to Springer and looked forward to a short rest before embarking upon another book. But whilst surng the Internet, and probably before my manuscript had reached its destination, I discovered a strange topic called geometric algebra.

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Applications of Conformal Geometric Algebra q = q0(q −1 0 q1) λ if q 0 q1 ≥ 0 q0(q −1 0 (−q1))λ otherwise (4) where λ varies in the range (0,1) [19,23]. Recalling that, in complex numbers, the locus of exp(iφ2) is the unit circle, it is somewhat simple to show that, for some bivector B, where B2 = −1, the locus of the action of exp(−Bφ2) upon a point with respect to.

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We illustrate the suitability of geometric algebra for representing structures and developing algorithms in computer graphics, especially for engineering applications. A number of example applications are reviewed. Geometric algebra unites many underpinning mathematical concepts in computer graphics such as vector algebra and vector fields, quaternions, kinematics and projective geometry, and.

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