Show: Future Talk

Episode: 0060 Future Talk - Emerging Uses of Computer Graphics


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Episode Description:

This episode examines emerging new uses of computer graphics, and how these new uses are going to impact our lives. The guest is Jon Peddie, President of Jon Peddie Research, a technically oriented consulting firm that specializes in everything having to do with computer graphics. He is past president of Siggraph Pioneers, an organization that promotes the development of computer graphics and tries to draw young people into the field, he's a recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award from the CAD Society, whose aim is to create a feeling of community among people who work in the computer aided design field, and he's the author of the recent book, "The History of Visual Magic in Computers." He discusses some of the basics of computer graphics, and looks at some of the practical uses, such as industrial design applications, medical apps, and educational and training apps. He also touches on virtual reality, in which the user is immersed in a realistic world which is entirely computer generated, and augmented reality, in which the user perceives the real world but with computer generated images overlaid on top of it. Martin Wasserman hosts.

Episode Short Description:

Jon Peddie, President of Jon Peddie Research, a consulting firm specializing in computer graphics, discusses emerging new uses of these graphics.

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Date SD Episode Video Uploaded: Friday, June 26, 2015 - 13:31


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