Comprehensive treatment of pictorial information processing by computer, including computer graphics, computer image processing, and pictorial pattern recognition. The emphasis is on the mathematical tools, and the book contains detailed listings of many algorithms. Provides the essence of what is needed to write programs for image synthesis, analysis or encoding.
Geared for use by students, industrial employees and advanced hobbyists. Covers data structures, binary pictures, contour filling, curve fitting and displaying, curve fitting with splines, surface fitting and surface displaying, mathematics of 2D and 3D graphics, polygon clipping, and creating 3D graphics displays.
Minor shelf wear, clean internally, solid binding. 1982 edition.