Master of Science (MS)
Number of Pages
Computer Generation and Rendering of Terrain explores different techniques that are currently used in computer science to generate terrain data. Also explored are some techniques for rendering the terrain on a computer display. A new three step technique for the generation of terrain that is based on geometric characteristics is presented, as is a hybrid rendering technique.
Computer; Generation; Rendering; Terrain
Computer science; Physical geography
University of Nevada, Las Vegas
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Haab, Frederick John, "Computer generation and rendering of terrain" (1995). UNLV Retrospective Theses & Dissertations. 450.