Handbook of Research on Visual Computing and Emerging Geometrical Design Tools (2 Volumes)

Handbook of Research on Visual Computing and Emerging Geometrical Design Tools (2 Volumes)

Giuseppe Amoruso (Politecnico di Milano, Italy)
Release Date: April, 2016|Copyright: © 2016 |Pages: 924
DOI: 10.4018/978-1-5225-0029-2
ISBN13: 9781522500292|ISBN10: 1522500294|EISBN13: 9781522500308
Hardcover:
Available
$450.00
TOTAL SAVINGS: $450.00
Benefits
  • Free shipping on orders $395+
  • Printed-On-Demand (POD)
  • Usually ships one day from order
  • 20% discount on 5+ titles*
E-Book:
(Multi-User License)
Available
$405.00
List Price: $450.00
10% Discount:-$45.00
TOTAL SAVINGS: $45.00
Benefits
  • Multi-user license (no added fee)
  • Immediate access after purchase
  • No DRM
  • ePub with PDF download
  • 20% discount on 5+ titles*
Hardcover +
E-Book:
(Multi-User License)
Available
$540.00
TOTAL SAVINGS: $540.00
Benefits
  • Free shipping on orders $395+
  • Printed-On-Demand (POD)
  • Usually ships one day from order
  • Multi-user license (no added fee)
  • Immediate access after purchase
  • No DRM
  • ePub with PDF download
  • 20% discount on 5+ titles*
OnDemand:
(Individual Chapters)
Available
$37.50
TOTAL SAVINGS: $37.50
Benefits
  • Purchase individual chapters from this book
  • Immediate PDF download after purchase or access through your personal library
  • 20% discount on 5+ titles*
Description & Coverage
Description:

Visual computing and descriptive geometry are multidisciplinary fields addressing the handling of images, 3D models, and other computer graphics. These ideas are experiencing a revival due to emergent technologies and applications available to developers. Based in traditional forms of design and architecture, these fields are currently experiencing a bounty of new research based on old principles.

The Handbook of Research on Visual Computing and Emerging Geometrical Design Tools seeks to add to this knowledge base by considering these technologies from a designer’s perspective rather than reiterating the principles of computer science. It combines aspects of geometry and representation with emerging tools for CAD, generation, and visualization while addressing the digital heritage of such fields. This book is an invaluable resource for developers, students of both graphic and computer-generated design, researchers, and designers.

Coverage:

The many academic areas covered in this publication include, but are not limited to:

  • Architectural Heritage
  • Baroque Creativity
  • Computer Visualization
  • Point-Based Rendering
  • Post-Parametric Attitude
  • Projective Visualization
  • Renaissance Architecture
  • Vernacular Architecture
  • Virtual Reality
Table of Contents
Search this Book:
Reset
Editor Biographies
Giuseppe Amoruso is Associate Professor of Drawing at Politecnico di Milano, School of Design. His primary research interests are in drawing, design for cultural heritage, documentation of architecture and conservation areas (in which he obtained his PhD), and applied arts. He is a researcher and practitioner with a MSc in Architectural Engineering. He has served as an Invited reviewer and Guest Editor for several journals, including the DPArquitectura magazine and the Journal of Geodesy and Geomatics Engineering (David Publishing, USA). He is member of the International College of Traditional Practictioner (International Network for Traditional Building Architecture & Urbanism London – Patron HRH The Prince of Wales) and Chair of the INTBAU ITALIA charity, where he developed several international academic programs. He has published 8 books, and over 85 journal and conference papers.
Peer Review Process
The peer review process is the driving force behind all IGI Global books and journals. All IGI Global reviewers maintain the highest ethical standards and each manuscript undergoes a rigorous double-blind peer review process, which is backed by our full membership to the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE). Learn More >
Ethics & Malpractice
IGI Global book and journal editors and authors are provided written guidelines and checklists that must be followed to maintain the high value that IGI Global places on the work it publishes. As a full member of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE), all editors, authors and reviewers must adhere to specific ethical and quality standards, which includes IGI Global’s full ethics and malpractice guidelines and editorial policies. These apply to all books, journals, chapters, and articles submitted and accepted for publication. To review our full policies, conflict of interest statement, and post-publication corrections, view IGI Global’s Full Ethics and Malpractice Statement.