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Issue No.08 - August (1985 vol.5)
pp: 52-60
David Plunkett , Purdue University
Michael Bailey , Purdue University
ABSTRACT
Ray tracing has always been a computational problem. Can it be improved?
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CITATION
David Plunkett, Michael Bailey, "The Vectorization of a Ray-Tracing Algorithm for Improved Execution Speed", IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications, vol.5, no. 8, pp. 52-60, August 1985, doi:10.1109/MCG.1985.276214
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