Accession Number : AD0716543

Title :   Part I: A Review of Hardware and Software for CRT Display Systems,

Corporate Author : DARTMOUTH COLL HANOVER N H DEPT OF MATHEMATICS

Personal Author(s) : Rodgers,William M. , Jr

Report Date : JUN 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 80

Abstract : The term computer graphics is defined. Computer graphics as an aid to problem solving is explored. Graphical display systems and their components (CRT's display generators, input devices, controllers, and memory buffers) are discussed. The graphical programming systems are classified with regard to their organization. The techniques used for light pen tracking, display element generation and manipulation, and display management are presented. A glossary of terms used in computer graphics is included. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*INPUT OUTPUT DEVICES, GRAPHICS), (*COMPUTER PROGRAMMING, GRAPHICS), CATHODE RAY TUBE SCREENS, DISPLAY SYSTEMS, PROGRAMMING LANGUAGES, DATA STORAGE SYSTEMS, PHOSPHORESCENT MATERIALS, REVIEWS

Subject Categories : Computer Programming and Software
      Computer Hardware

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE