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March-April 2012 (vol. 32 no. 2)
pp. 22-23
Pierre Poulin, University of Montreal
Holly Rushmeier, Yale University
This issue features four articles on material appearance, which is important in many computer graphics applications. Two articles on general methods consider two distinct issues: measurement and efficient rendering. The other articles examine two extremely different types of specialized materials, illustrating the variety of application requirements and constraints.
Index Terms:
material appearance, rendering, material models, ellipsometry, surface polarization, reflectance, scattering, refraction, salt decay, surgery simulation, computer graphics
Citation:
Pierre Poulin, Holly Rushmeier, "Material Appearance," IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications, vol. 32, no. 2, pp. 22-23, March-April 2012, doi:10.1109/MCG.2012.40
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