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A Distributed Rendering Environment for Teaching Animation and Scientific Visualization
September/October 2005 (vol. 25 no. 5)
pp. 32-38
Krishna P.C. Madhavan, Purdue University
Laura L. Arns, Purdue University
Gary R. Bertoline, Purdue University
This article outlines the development of a distributed rendering environment at Purdue University, which faculty and students are beta-testing. The project's goal is to make distributed rendering environments freely available to faculty and students throughout the US. The design addresses several pedagogical paradigms that are critical for enhanced positive learning outcomes.

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Index Terms:
distributed computing, rendering, animation, cluster computing, learning system
Krishna P.C. Madhavan, Laura L. Arns, Gary R. Bertoline, "A Distributed Rendering Environment for Teaching Animation and Scientific Visualization," IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications, vol. 25, no. 5, pp. 32-38, Sept.-Oct. 2005, doi:10.1109/MCG.2005.95
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