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By Norman I. Badler

In the past decade, high-performance special effects have discovered program in an exhilarating and increasing diversity of recent domain names. one of the such a lot dramatic advancements has been the incorporation of real-time interactive manipulation and reveal for human figures. although actively pursued by way of numerous examine teams, the matter of offering an artificial or surrogate human for engineers and architects already acquainted with computer-aided layout innovations used to be so much comprehensively solved through Norman Badler's special effects laboratory on the collage of Pennsylvania. The breadth of that attempt in addition to the main points of its technique and software program atmosphere are awarded during this quantity. The ebook is meant for human elements engineers attracted to figuring out how a computer-graphics surrogate human can increase their analyses of designed environments. it's going to additionally tell layout engineers of the cutting-edge in human determine modeling, and therefore of the human-centered layout vital to the emergent thought of concurrent engineering. In satisfying those ambitions, the ebook also records for the whole special effects neighborhood a huge study attempt within the interactive keep an eye on of articulated human figures.

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