Ray tracing (graphics)

Known as: Ray-trace, RT, Ray tracer 
In computer graphics, ray tracing is a technique for generating an image by tracing the path of light through pixels in an image plane and simulating… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
The NVIDIA® OptiX#8482; ray tracing engine is a programmable system designed for NVIDIA GPUs and other highly parallel… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
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Interaktive 3D-Computergraphik basiert heutzutage fast ausschliesslich auf dem Rasterisierungsverfahren. Dieses ist heute sehr… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Recently a breakthrough has occurred in graphics hardware: fixed function pipelines have been replaced with programmable vertex… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
We show that it is feasible to perform interactive isosurfacing of very large rectilinear datasets with brute-force ray tracing… (More)
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Review
1997
Review
1997
Although three-dimensional computer graphics have been around for several decades, there has been a surge of general interest… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Volume rendering is a technique for visualizing sampled scalar or vector fields of three spatial dimensions without fitting… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
We present a rendering method designed to provide accurate, general simulation of global illumination for realistic image… (More)
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
An efficient ray tracing method is presented for calculating interreflections between surfaces with both diffuse and specular… (More)
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
Ray tracing is one of the most elegant techniques in computer graphics. Many phenomena that are difficult or impossible with… (More)
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
An algorithm is described that speeds up ray-tracing techniques by reducing the number of time-consuming object-ray intersection… (More)
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