# Higher-Order Radiosity Approximations with a Stochastic Jacobi Iterative Method

@inproceedings{Bekaert2000HigherOrderRA, title={Higher-Order Radiosity Approximations with a Stochastic Jacobi Iterative Method}, author={P. Bekaert and M. Sbert and Y. Willems}, year={2000} }

The computation of higher-order polynomial radiosity approximations on a fixed element mesh, results in more smooth images than with a traditional piecewise constant radiosity approximation. Unfortunately, the number of form factors to be stored in a deterministic approach is considerably higher than with a constant approximation and the computation itself of the form factors is more difficult. In this paper, we present a new stochastic approach for computing higher-order radiosity… Expand

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