Preparation of display maps with an electronic computer

  title={Preparation of display maps with an electronic computer},
  author={H. A. Bedient and J. R. Neilon and Luk{\'a}s Lambert},
  booktitle={ACM '59},
USAF The Joint Numerical Weather Prediction Unit has had a pressing require~ ment for preparation of results in two-dimensional contour map form° Since the unit operates essentially in real time, the displays must be ready immediately, for local use, or distribution by facsimile. Various techniques for doing this have been tried or proposed. From 1955 ~ 1959 we have repre~ sented contour fields by printing shading between alternate pairs of lines on an IBM 407-type line printer. The shading is… CONTINUE READING