- Latest collection of graphics tips in The Graphics Gems Series written by the leading programmers in the field
- Contains over 50 new gems displaying some of the most recent and innovative techniques in graphics programming
- Includes gems covering ellipses, splines, Bezier curves, and ray tracing
Alan W. Paeth is a professor of computer science at Okanagan University College in British Columbia. Previously, he was a research scientist specializing in VLSI technology at Xerox PARC. The principle architect of the first operational Pixelplanes silicon, he also fabricated the first Berkeley RISC and SGI Graphics Engine chips. His degrees span three calendar decades and three fields: Engineering, Mathematics, and Computer Science.