Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing

ICGG 2018 - Proceedings of the 18th International Conference on Geometry and Graphics

40th Anniversary - Milan, Italy, August 3-7, 2018

Editors: Cocchiarella, Luigi (Ed.)

  • Presents the outcomes of the 18th International Conference on Geometry and Graphics (ICGG), held in Milan, Italy, on August 3-7, 2018
  • Highlights the latest achievements in research and development in Applied Geometry, Computer Graphics and Graphics Education
  • Written by leading experts 
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This book gathers peer-reviewed papers presented at the 18th International Conference on Geometry and Graphics (ICGG), held in Milan, Italy, on August 3-7, 2018. The spectrum of papers ranges from theoretical research to applications, including education, in several fields of science, technology and the arts. The ICGG 2018 mainly focused on the following topics and subtopics: Theoretical Graphics and Geometry (Geometry of Curves and Surfaces, Kinematic and Descriptive Geometry, Computer Aided Geometric Design), Applied Geometry and Graphics (Modeling of Objects, Phenomena and Processes, Applications of Geometry in Engineering, Art and Architecture, Computer Animation and Games, Graphic Simulation in Urban and Territorial Studies), Engineering Computer Graphics (Computer Aided Design and Drafting, Computational Geometry, Geometric and Solid Modeling, Image Synthesis, Pattern Recognition, Digital Image Processing) and Graphics Education (Education Technology Research, Multimedia Educational Software Development, E-learning, Virtual Reality, Educational Systems, Educational Software Development Tools, MOOCs). Given its breadth of coverage, the book introduces engineers, architects and designers interested in computer applications, graphics and geometry to the latest advances in the field, with a particular focus on science, the arts and mathematics education.

Table of contents (45 chapters)

  • Giving Birth to the International Society for Geometry and Graphics—A Documentation of the Years 1988–1994

    Stachel, Hellmuth

    Pages 3-6

  • Geometry and Graphics for the Graphic Identity of a Conference on Geometry and Graphics: About the ICGG2018 Conference Logo

    Cocchiarella, Luigi

    Pages 7-16

  • Rational Estimates for Irrational Problems: Proportional Geometry in the Work of Leonardo da Vinci

    Landrus, Matthew

    Pages 19-54

  • Molecular Geometry and Molecular Graphics: Natta’s Polypropylene and Beyond

    Raos, Guido

    Pages 55-62

  • Geometric Thinking and the Geometry of Conics and Quadrics

    Zsombor-Murray, Paul

    Pages 63-77

Buy this book

eBook $429.00
price for USA in USD (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-95588-9
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Softcover $549.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-3-319-95587-2
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
ICGG 2018 - Proceedings of the 18th International Conference on Geometry and Graphics
Book Subtitle
40th Anniversary - Milan, Italy, August 3-7, 2018
Editors
  • Luigi Cocchiarella
Series Title
Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing
Series Volume
809
Copyright
2019
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-95588-9
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-95588-9
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-95587-2
Series ISSN
2194-5357
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XLVI, 2300
Number of Illustrations and Tables
403 b/w illustrations, 1178 illustrations in colour
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