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Computer animation : a key issue for time visualization

PublisherAcademic Press
Publication date1994

This paper discusses the relationship between Computer Animation and Visualization. It shows how Computer Animation methods may help to understand physical laws by adding motion control to data in order to show their evolution over time. It presents the state-of-the-art in Computer Animation, emphasizes new trends like physics-based animation, behavioral animation and VR-based animation. New advances in research at the University of Geneva and the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology are presented.

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MAGNENAT THALMANN, Nadia, THALMANN, Daniel. Computer animation : a key issue for time visualization. In: Scientific visualization : advances and challenges. [s.l.] : Academic Press, 1994.
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