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Ronald J Swallow: Image generator for a multiterminal graphic display system. Research Corporation, Cooper Dunham Clark Griffin & Moran, March 16, 1976: US03944997 (32 worldwide citation)

An image generator including a visible edge encoder which receives information defining the visible surfaces of a two-dimensional projection of a three-dimensional world and provides encoded two-dimensional visible edges which are x-ordered and are ready for transmission to a plurality of display te ...


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Ronald J Swallow: Super virtual image generator. Dr Ronald J Swallow, August 18, 2005: US20050179696-A1

The image generator described by this patent is designed to generate in real-time the perspective view in a 3D world consisting of hundreds of millions of polygons, of which 9 million are in the field of view. The hardware achieves this performance by requiring all calculations for a quad polygon to ...