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A Cutaway Visualization Technique for Understanding Scenes with Embedded Objects

  • Nancy Dandachy
  • Dimitri Plemenos
  • Safwan Chendeb
  • Bachar El Hassan
Part of the Studies in Computational Intelligence book series (SCI, volume 321)

Abstract

This paper is dedicated to virtual world an understanding technique that helps humans to understand a 3D scene. The paper presents a new technique that creates an alternative new mode of visualization in order to make it possible to have at the same time a total idea of the scene as well as a possibility of exploring objects which are inside, while saving time and memory. The algorithm is applied for any type of scenes modeled on a polygonal mesh. It extends the ray tracing algorithm by removing, from including objects, facets which hide inside ones.

Keywords

Computer Graphics scene understanding extracting knowledge 3D visualization Ray tracing 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Nancy Dandachy
    • 1
  • Dimitri Plemenos
    • 1
  • Safwan Chendeb
    • 2
  • Bachar El Hassan
    • 3
  1. 1.XLIM Laboratory UMR CNRS 6172University of LimogesLimogesFrance
  2. 2.CITU LaboratoryUniversity of Paris 8Saint DenisFrance
  3. 3.Faculty of EngineeringLebanese UniversityTripoli

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