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Object-Oriented Visualization
May 1995 (vol. 15 no. 3)
pp. 54-62
Visualization is the process of converting a large set of numbers produced by a numerical simulation or experiment into a graphical image. Since the ultimate goal is to better understand the underlying science, it is crucial to isolate, identify, and quantify important regions and structures. We discuss feature-based techniques which can be incorporated into standard visualization algorithms to greatly enhance the quantification and visualization of observed phenomena.

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Index Terms:
scientific visualization, feature extraction, CFD, amorphous objects, computer vision
Deborah Silver, "Object-Oriented Visualization," IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications, vol. 15, no. 3, pp. 54-62, May 1995, doi:10.1109/38.376613
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