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|Title:||Analog graphic processing for 3-D terrain displays, profiles, and elevation layer tints|
|Authors:||Murphy, Lawrence P.|
Trelinskie, Edward G.
Terrain perspective views
Analog graphic processing
|Publisher:||U.S. Army Topographic Engineering Laboratories.|
Engineer Research and Development Center (U.S.)
|Series/Report no.:||ETL ; 0026.|
Abstract: This report briefly describes a computerized technique for transforming digital elevation data into gray-level-encoded film. This film is then used for near-real-time analog graphic (nondigital) processing for the display of terrain perspectives, profiles, and elevation layer tints. This report concludes that this approach offers considerable potential, at base and/or field levels, for producing special map graphics, displays, and analyzing terrain conditions for line-of-sight problems or nap-of-the earth flight plans.
|Rights:||Approved for public release; distribution is unlimited.|
|Appears in Collections:||Research Note|
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