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A Graphical Representation of the State Spaces of Hierarchical Level-of-Detail Scene Descriptions
January-March 2001 (vol. 7 no. 1)
pp. 70-75

Abstract—We present a new graphical representation of the level-of-detail state spaces generated by hierarchical geometric scene descriptions with multiple levels of detail. These level-of-detail graphs permit the analytical investigation of the hierarchical level-of-detail optimization problem that arises for such descriptions. As an example of their use, we prove the equivalence of two hierarchical level-of-detail algorithms.

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Index Terms:
Level of detail, hierarchical, scene description, graph, state space, optimization, approximation.
Ashton E.W. Mason, Edwin H. Blake, "A Graphical Representation of the State Spaces of Hierarchical Level-of-Detail Scene Descriptions," IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics, vol. 7, no. 1, pp. 70-75, Jan.-March 2001, doi:10.1109/2945.910824
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