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Chapters include: Introduction, Image Representation, Scan Conversion, Two-Dimensional Transformations, Two-Dimensional Viewing and Clipping, Three-Dimensional Transformations, Mathematics of Projection, Three-Dimensional Viewing and Clipping, Geometric Represenation, Hidden Surfaces, Color and Shading Models, Ray Tracing, Appendixes include: Mathematics for Two-Dimensional computer Graphics, Mathematics for Three-Dimensional Computer Graphics.
Zhigang Xiang (Rego Park, NY) is Associate Professor of Computer Science at Queens College and at the Graduate School and University Center of the City University of New York.