reflection mapping

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reflection mapping

A rendering method that simulates light reflecting on an object. It is a much faster method than ray tracing because it maps light over the image rather than actually computing the path the light takes. See ray tracing and radiosity. See also reflection.
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T-REM ensures PMRs provide real-time coverage, supervise user connectivity and manage radio interferences during crisis situations by leveraging RED Technologies' innovations in real-time radio environment mapping, dynamic spectrum management and self-organising networks.
Grunwald, "Practical Radio Environment Mapping with Geostatistics," in Proc.
Dramatically faster and higher-quality environment mapping and interactive visualization.
These graphics cards do well in applications with lots of texture and environment mapping in the images.
Advanced environment mapping produce reflections, glows, and highlights on Vexx's metal gloves and knee guards;
Cube map texturing -- for higher quality environment mapping and lighting support
For example, in our recent work, we employed an exploration strategy for indoor environment mapping that forces a robot to explore corridors all the way to their end (depth first) [4].
Other new features include a dedicated 3D accelerator, support for environment mapping and features such as stereo goggles.
The depth of information Cognio's system can provide will improve network efficiency and security without requiring costly network upgrades, specialized client gear and cumbersome radio environment mapping and calibration.
The project will extend the interpretation to include gross depositional environment mapping, seismic facies analysis and play fairway analysis over time.
NVIDIA's new GeForce2 GTS allows us to enable all of the Microsoft DX7 key features, like transform and lighting, cube environment mapping, and per-pixel shading features," said David Perry, President at Shiny Entertainment.
Darkness changes the landscape and characters: enemies become more aggressive and the environments become more hostile; -- Ultra-responsive player controls that reacts instantly to player inputs: players can cancel a move midway through and fire off extensive combo attacks; -- Hidden sundials allowing players to change the time of day; -- Advanced environment mapping produce reflections, glows, and highlights on Vexx's metal gloves and knee guards; -- Highly flexible cinematic camera system; -- Epic soundtrack and stunning 3D surround sound effects.

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