Architecture and Ergonomics of Imaging Workstations

  • H. K. Huang
  • P. S. Cho


An imaging workstation consists of four major components, namely, image processing hardware, display monitor, storage device, and a communication network. The image processing hardware is responsible for generating and transforming the pixel data for eventual visualization of the data on the display monitor. Different types of storage devices are used to meet the high capacity, high performance requirements of the imaging applications. These include Winchester disks, parallel transfer disks, and optical disks. The communication network is used for transmitting images in and out of the workstation.


Optical Disk Host Computer Shadow Mask Display Monitor Frame Buffer 
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