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  • Architectural Approach to Level Design

    Architectural Approach to Level Design
    av Christopher W. Totten

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815361367

    Written by a game developer and professor trained in architecture, An Architectural Approach to Level Design is one of the first books to integrate architectural and spatial design theory with the field of level design. It explores the principles of…

  • Architectural Approach to Level Design

    Architectural Approach to Level Design
    av Christopher W. Totten

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815361374

    Written by a game developer and professor trained in architecture, An Architectural Approach to Level Design is one of the first books to integrate architectural and spatial design theory with the field of level design. It explores the principles of…

  • The Pea and the Sun

    The Pea and the Sun
    av Leonard M. Wapner

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781568813271

    Take an apple and cut it into five pieces. Would you believe that these five pieces can be reassembled in such a fashion so as to create two apples equal in shape and size to the original? Would you believe that you could make something as large as…

  • 3D Math Primer for Graphics and Game Development

    3D Math Primer for Graphics and Game Development
    av Fletcher Dunn

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781568817231

    This engaging book presents the essential mathematics needed to describe, simulate, and render a 3D world. Reflecting both academic and in-the-trenches practical experience, the authors teach you how to describe objects and their positions, orientat…

  • An Architectural Approach to Level Design

    An Architectural Approach to Level Design
    av Christopher W. Totten

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781466585416

    Explore Level Design through the Lens of Architectural and Spatial Experience TheoryWritten by a game developer and professor trained in architecture, An Architectural Approach to Level Design is one of the first books to integrate architectural and…

  • Origami Polyhedra Design

    Origami Polyhedra Design
    av John Montroll

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781568814582

    This book unravels the mystery of Geometry in Origami with a unique approach: 64 Polyhedra designs, each made from a single square sheet of paper, no cuts, no glue; each polyhedron the largest possible from the starting size of square and each havin…

  • Origami Tessellations

    Origami Tessellations
    av Eric Gjerde

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781568814513

    Eric Gjerde demonstrates 25 of his favorite tessellations and turns them into projects for newcomers as well as experienced origamists. With step-by-step instructions, illustrated crease patterns, and how-to photos, you'll learn to create these wond…

  • Unexpected Expectations

    Unexpected Expectations
    av Leonard M. Wapner

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781568817217

    Unexpected Expectations: The Curiosities of a Mathematical Crystal Ball explores how paradoxical challenges involving mathematical expectation often necessitate a reexamination of basic premises. The author takes you through mathematical paradoxes a…

  • Data Visualization

    Data Visualization
    av Alexandru C. Telea

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781466585263

    Designing a complete visualization system involves many subtle decisions. When designing a complex, real-world visualization system, such decisions involve many types of constraints, such as performance, platform (in)dependence, available programmin…

  • The Honors Class

    The Honors Class
    av Ben Yandell

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781568812168

    This eminently readable book focuses on the people of mathematics and draws the reader into their fascinating world. In a monumental address, given to the International Congress of Mathematicians in Paris in 1900, David Hilbert, perhaps the most res…

  • Roads to Infinity

    Roads to Infinity
    av John C. Stillwell

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781568814667

    Winner of a CHOICE Outstanding Academic Title Award for 2011! This book offers an introduction to modern ideas about infinity and their implications for mathematics. It unifies ideas from set theory and mathematical logic, and traces their effects o…

  • How to Win More

    How to Win More
    av Norbert Henze

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781568810782

    This book is designed to provide valuable insight into how to improve the return on your investment when playing the lottery. While it does not promise that you will win more often, it does show you how to improve the odds of winning larger amounts…

  • Reflections on the Foundations of Mathematics: Essays in Honor of Solomon Feferman

    Reflections on the Foundations of Mathematics: Essays in Honor of Solomon Feferman

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781568811697

    Solomon Feferman has shaped the field of foundational research for nearly half a century. These papers, most of which were presented at the symposium honoring him at his 70th birthday, reflect his broad interests as well as his approach to foundatio…

  • Erdoes on Graphs

    Erdoes on Graphs
    av Fan Chung

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781568811116

    This book is a tribute to Paul Erdos, the wandering mathematician once described as the "prince of problem solvers and the absolute monarch of problem posers." It examines the legacy of open problems he left to the world after his death in 1996.

  • Color Imaging

    Color Imaging
    av Erik Reinhard

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781568813448

    This book provides the reader with an understanding of what color is, where color comes from, and how color can be used correctly in many different applications. The authors first treat the physics of light and its interaction with matter at the ato…

  • Recursion Theory

    Recursion Theory
    av Joseph R. Shoenfield

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781568811499

    This volume, which ten years ago appeared as the first in the acclaimed series Lecture Notes in Logic, serves as an introduction to recursion theory. The fundamental concept of recursion makes the idea of computability accessible to a mathematical a…

  • Quests

    Quests
    av Jeff Howard

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781568813479

    This unique take on quests, incorporating literary and digital theory, provides an excellent resource for game developers. Focused on both the theory and practice of the four main aspects of quests (spaces, objects, actors, and challenges) each theo…

  • Wavelets, Images, and Surface Fitting

    Wavelets, Images, and Surface Fitting

    Inbunden - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781568810409

    This volume documents the results and presentations relating to the use of wavelet theory and other methods in surface fitting and image reconstruction of the Second International Conference on Curves and Surfaces, held in Chamonix in 1993. The pape…

  • The Magic of Computer Graphics

    The Magic of Computer Graphics
    av Noriko Kurachi

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781568815770

    Computer graphics is a vast field that is becoming larger every day. It is impossible to cover every topic of interest, even within a specialization such as CG rendering. For many years, Noriko Kurachi has reported on the latest developments for Jap…

  • Augmented Reality

    Augmented Reality

    Inbunden - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781568810980

    This book presents a variety of techniques that combine computer-generated images and other objects with real scenes, creating augmented reality. This work provides an excellent snapshot of the current state of augmented reality research and its lat…

  • Topics in Graph Theory

    Topics in Graph Theory
    av Wilfried Imrich

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781568814292

    From specialists in the field, you will learn about interesting connections and recent developments in the field of graph theory by looking in particular at Cartesian products-arguably the most important of the four standard graph products. Many new…

  • Logic Colloquium 2000 (hardcover)

    Logic Colloquium 2000 (hardcover)

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781568812526

    This compilation of papers presented at the 2000 European Summer Meeting of the Association for Symbolic Logic marks the centenial anniversery of Hilbert's famous lecture. Held in the same hall at La Sorbonne where Hilbert first presented his famous…

  • Logic Colloquium 2000 (hardcover)

    Logic Colloquium 2000 (hardcover)

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781568812519

    This compilation of papers presented at the 2000 European Summer Meeting of the Association for Symbolic Logic marks the centenial anniversery of Hilbert's famous lecture. Held in the same hall at La Sorbonne where Hilbert first presented his famous…

  • GPU Pro 360 Guide to Rendering

    GPU Pro 360 Guide to Rendering
    av Wolfgang Engel

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815365518

    Wolfgang Engel's GPU Pro 360 Guide to Rendering gathers all the cutting-edge information from his previous seven GPU Pro volumes into a convenient single source anthology that covers real-time rendering. This volume is complete with 32 articles by l…

  • GPU Pro 360 Guide to Rendering

    GPU Pro 360 Guide to Rendering
    av Wolfgang Engel

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815365501

    Wolfgang Engel's GPU Pro 360 Guide to Rendering gathers all the cutting-edge information from his previous seven GPU Pro volumes into a convenient single source anthology that covers real-time rendering. This volume is complete with 32 articles by l…

  • The Cryptoclub Workbook

    The Cryptoclub Workbook
    av Janet Beissinger

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781568812984

    This workbook, which accompanies The Cryptoclub, provides students with problems related to each section to help them master the concepts introduced throughout the book. A PDF version is available at no charge. This file can be found under our Downl…

  • Graphics and Visualization

    Graphics and Visualization
    av T. Theoharis

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781568812748

    This book is a comprehensive introduction to visual computing, dealing with the modeling and synthesis of visual data by means of computers. What sets this book apart from other computer graphics texts is the integrated coverage of computer graphics…

  • Programming GPS and OpenStreetMap Applications with Java

    Programming GPS and OpenStreetMap Applications with Java
    av Kristof Beiglboeck

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781466507180

    Written by an expert in the development of GPS systems with digital maps and navigation,Programming GPS and OpenStreetMap Applications with Java: The RealObject Application Framework provides a concrete paradigm for object-oriented modeling and prog…

  • A Survey of Modern Algebra

    A Survey of Modern Algebra
    av Garrett Birkhoff

    Inbunden - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781568810683

    This classic, written by two young instructors who became giants in their field, has shaped the understanding of modern algebra for generations of mathematicians and remains a valuable reference and text for self study and college courses.

  • A Survey of Modern Algebra

    A Survey of Modern Algebra
    av Garrett Birkhoff

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781568814544

    This classic, written by two young instructors who became giants in their field, has shaped the understanding of modern algebra for generations of mathematicians and remains a valuable reference and text for self study and college courses.

  • Advanced Game Development with Programmable Graphics Hardware

    Advanced Game Development with Programmable Graphics Hardware
    av Alan Watt

    Inbunden - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781568812403

    This book addresses the new possibilities that are becoming available in games technology through the development of programmable hardware. It is helpful for students of game technology and established game programmers and developers who want to upd…

  • Model Theory of Stochastic Processes

    Model Theory of Stochastic Processes
    av Sergio Fajardo

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781568811727

    This book presents new research in probability theory using ideas from mathematical logic. It is a general study of stochastic processes on adapted probability spaces, employing the concept of similarity of stochastic processes based on the notion o…

  • Model Theory of Stochastic Processes

    Model Theory of Stochastic Processes
    av Sergio Fajardo

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781568811673

    This book presents new research in probability theory using ideas from mathematical logic. It is a general study of stochastic processes on adapted probability spaces, employing the concept of similarity of stochastic processes based on the notion o…

  • Cake-Cutting Algorithms

    Cake-Cutting Algorithms
    av Jack Robertson

    Inbunden - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781568810768

    The challenge of dividing an asset fairly, from cakes to more important properties, is of great practical importance in many situations. Since the famous Polish school of mathematicians (Steinhaus, Banach, and Knaster) introduced and described algor…

  • Connection Games

    Connection Games
    av Cameron Browne

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781568812243

    A comprehensive study of the connection game genre, Connection Games provides a survey of known connection games while exploring common themes and strategies. This book aims to impose some structure on this increasingly large family of games, and to…

  • Differential Algebras in Topology

    Differential Algebras in Topology
    av David Anik

    Inbunden - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781568810010

    This research monograph in the field of algebraic topology contains many thought-provoking discussions of open problems and promising research directions.

  • Graphics Interface 2002

    Graphics Interface 2002

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781568811833

    Graphics Interface Proceedings 2002 contains the proceedings of the annual gathering of the Canadian Human-Computer Communications Society. Graphics Interface is the Canadian annual conference devoted to computer graphics, interactive systems, and h…

  • Real Sound Synthesis for Interactive Applications

    Real Sound Synthesis for Interactive Applications
    av Perry R. Cook

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781568811680

    Virtual environments such as games and animated and "real" movies require realistic sound effects that can be integrated by computer synthesis. The book emphasizes physical modeling of sound and focuses on real-world interactive sound effects. It is…

  • Crimes and Mathdemeanors

    Crimes and Mathdemeanors
    av Leith Hathout

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781568812601

    A collection of short detective stories for young adults who are interested in applying high school level mathematics and physics to solving mysteries. The main character is Ravi, a 14-year-old math genius who helps the local police solve cases. Eac…

  • The Shape of Content

    The Shape of Content

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781568814445

    This book is a collection of creative pieces-poems, short stories, essays, play excerpts-that give shape to mathematical and scientific content. This book portrays by example how various people work creatively with ideas from mathematics and other s…

  • Mathematics by Experiment

    Mathematics by Experiment
    av Jonathan Borwein

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781568814421

    This revised and updated second edition maintains the content and spirit of the first edition and includes a new chapter, "Recent Experiences", that provides examples of experimental mathematics that have come to light since the publication of the f…

  • Experimentation in Mathematics

    Experimentation in Mathematics
    av Jonathan M. Borwein

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781568811369

    New mathematical insights and rigorous results are often gained through extensive experimentation using numerical examples or graphical images and analyzing them. Today computer experiments are an integral part of doing mathematics. This allows for…

  • Game Physics Pearls

    Game Physics Pearls

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781568814742

    Implementing physical simulations for real-time games is a complex task that requires a solid understanding of a wide range of concepts from the fields of mathematics, physics, and software engineering. This book is a gems-like collection of practic…

  • Modeling and Simulation

    Modeling and Simulation
    av Hartmut Bossel

    Inbunden - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781568810331

    Models and simulations of all kinds are tools for dealing with reality. Humans have always used mental models to better understand the world around them: to make plans, to consider different possibilities, to share ideas with others, to test changes…

  • Turning a Sphere Inside Out (DVD)

    Turning a Sphere Inside Out (DVD)
    av Nelson L. Max

    DVD - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781466553941

    This video is about the problem of turning a sphere inside out, by passing the surface through itself, without making any holes or creases. Mathematicians believed the problem to be unsolvable until 1958, when Stephen Smale proved otherwise. The mot…

  • Logic Colloquium '99

    Logic Colloquium '99

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781568812038

    A compilation of papers presented at the 1999 European Summer Meeting of the Association for Symbolic Logic, Logic Colloquium '99 includes surveys and research articles from some of the world's preeminent logicians. Two long articles are based on tu…

  • Logic Colloquium '99

    Logic Colloquium '99

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781568811994

    A compilation of papers presented at the 1999 European Summer Meeting of the Association for Symbolic Logic, Logic Colloquium '99 includes surveys and research articles from some of the world's preeminent logicians. Two long articles are based on tu…

  • The Dots and Boxes Game

    The Dots and Boxes Game
    av Elwyn R. Berlekamp

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781568811291

    The game of Dots-and-Boxes, the popular game in which two players take turns connecting an array of dots to form squares, or "boxes" has long been considered merely a child's game. In this book, however, the author reveals the surprising complexity…

  • Personal Robotics

    Personal Robotics
    av Richard Raucci

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781568810898

    Many companies are now offering robots that are geared to the casual electronics hobbyist, both in kit form and as fully assembled models. This book gives an overview of available robot products, ranging from the simple to the complex. Interested re…

  • Wearing Gauss's Jersey

    Wearing Gauss's Jersey
    av Dean Hathout

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781466508644

    Wearing Gauss's Jersey focuses on "Gauss problems," problems that can be very tedious and time consuming when tackled in a traditional, straightforward way but if approached in a more insightful fashion, can yield the solution much more easily and e…

  • The Simple Book of Not-So-Simple Puzzles

    The Simple Book of Not-So-Simple Puzzles
    av Serhiy Grabarchuk

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781568814186

    This collection of more than one hundred original and highly sophisticated puzzles presents challenges that require creative, "outside of the box" thinking. Many different types of puzzles are included, such as word, number, logical, visual, spatial…

  • Mathematical Puzzles

    Mathematical Puzzles
    av Peter Winkler

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781568812014

    Collected over several years by Peter Winkler, of Bell Labs, dozens of elegant, intriguing challenges are presented in Mathematical Puzzles. The answers are easy to explain, but without this book, devilishly hard to find. Creative reasoning is the k…

  • 3D Engine Design for Virtual Globes

    3D Engine Design for Virtual Globes
    av Patrick Cozzi

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781568817118

    Supported with code examples and the authors' real-world experience, this book offers the first guide to engine design and rendering algorithms for virtual globe applications like Google Earth and NASA World Wind. The content is also useful for gene…

  • Robotics: The Algorithmic Perspective

    Robotics: The Algorithmic Perspective

    Inbunden - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781568810812

    This volume gathers together cutting-edge research from the Third Workshop on Algorithmic Foundations of Robotics and gives a solid overview of the state of the art in robot algorithms. The papers cover core problems in robotics, such as motion plan…

  • Homage to a Pied Puzzler

    Homage to a Pied Puzzler

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781568813158

    The tradition of honoring Martin Gardner continues with this edited collection of articles by those who have been inspired by Gardner to enter mathematics, to enter magic, to bring magic into their mathematics, or to bring mathematics into their mag…

  • Hinges

    Hinges
    av Grace Dane Mazur

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781568817156

    Grace Dane Mazur uses the idea of the hinge to illuminate real and metaphysical thresholds in fiction, poetry, myth, and ordinary life. From ancient narratives of Gilgamesh, Odysseus, Parmenides, and Orpheus, to modern works by Katherine Mansfield a…