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Issue No.02 - March/April (1991 vol.11)
pp: 54-60
<p>The use of a ray-tracing model that takes into account any kind of film layer in any medium to emulate interference color is reported. The method is based on physics and Fresnel's formulas. The physics of the phenomena is explained, the implementation is described, and some results are presented.</p>
Maria Lurdes Dias, "Ray Tracing Interference Color", IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications, vol.11, no. 2, pp. 54-60, March/April 1991, doi:10.1109/38.75591
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