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|ACM UIST 1997 - Interactive beautifiaction: A technique for rapid geometric design
We propose interactive beautification, a technique for rapid geometric design and introduce the technique and its algorithm with a protoype system Pegasus. The motivation is to solve a problem...
Keywords: UIST; beautification; constraints; drawing programs; pen-based computing; sketching
Popularity (downloads): 541
|ACM UIST 2000 - Dynamic space management for user interfaces
We describe the representation: provide efficient incremental algorithms for adding and deleting full-space rectangles and for querying the empty-space representation, and show several allocation strategies that the representation make possible....
Keywords: UIST; display layout; geometric modeling; overlap avoidance; space allocation; spatial data structures; user interface design; window management
Popularity (downloads): 518
|NASA Connect - VT - Parallax
NASA Connect segment explaining how scientists determined the distance between the earth and the sun. The video also explores the geometric technique called parallax.
Keywords: NASA Connect; Parallax; Astronomical Unit; Earth; Sun; Kepler; Ratio; Baseline Unit; Geometric Technique; Scale; Right Angle; Triangulation; Vertex Angle;
Popularity (downloads): 1576
|PatternMagix Construction Kit Software
Design Expo demonstration from CHI 2001. Patternmagix is a game-like software construction kit. Its constructive-dialogic style of interaction supports learning through playful exploration. In the course of creating colorful...
Keywords: CHI; constructive-dialogic interaction; negotiational control; learning; geometric symmetry; patterns
Popularity (downloads): 380
|An interview with Ken Bollen
Keywords: Ken Bollen; sociology; structural equation modeling; surveys; social science statistics;
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|Creating Principal 3D Curves with Digital Tape Drawing
Video presentation from the 2002 CHI conference. Previous systems have explored the challenges of designing an interface for automotive styling which combine the metaphor of 2D drawing using physical...
Keywords: CHI: Tape drawing; large scale displays; 3D modeling; two-handed interaction; interaction techniques
Popularity (downloads): 473
|NASA Connect - SOF - Wind Tunnel Testing
NASA Connect segment explaining the process of modeling and testing model aircraft. The video features two experts who explain how wind tunnels work.
Keywords: NASA Connect; Wind Tunnels; Testing; Models; Data; Research; Scientists; Aircraft;
Popularity (downloads): 3051
|NASA Connect - TWM - Kite Student Activity
NASA Connect segment involving students in an activity investigating kites and their impact on the early stages of flight. The activity uses math concepts such as geometric shapes, aspect ratios,...
Keywords: NASA Connect; Drag; Lift; Student Activity; Kite; Sail Area; Base; Height; Trapezoidal; Aspect Ratio; Span;
Popularity (downloads): 1182
|NASA Connect - VT -Scale Modeling
NASA Connect segment exploring what it means to scale and why scientists use scale models and drawings. The video also explores math terms that are associated with scale models and...
Keywords: NASA Connect; Scale Models; Scale Drawings; Centimeter; Kilometer; Ratios;
Popularity (downloads): 1384
|NASA Connect - FOFE - Aircraft Design Activity
NASA Connect segment involving students in a web activity that teaches how to use different shapes to design different aircraft. The segment also features an online tutorial for instruction in...
Keywords: NASA Connect; Student Activity; Tuturial; Aircraft; Design; Geometric Shapes; Algebraic; Wing Area; Aspect Ratio; Catapult; Portable Glider Catapult; Wingspan; Root Chord; Tip Chord; Average Chord;
Popularity (downloads): 1412