Interactive design center.

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Sandia's advanced computing resources provide researchers, engineers and analysts with the ability to develop and render highly detailed large-scale models and simulations. To take full advantage of these multi-million data point visualizations, display systems with comparable pixel counts are needed. The Interactive Design Center (IDC) is a second generation visualization theater designed to meet this need. The main display integrates twenty-seven projectors in a 9-wide by 3-high array with a total display resolution of more than 35 million pixels. Six individual SmartBoard displays offer interactive capabilities that include on-screen annotation and touch panel control of the facility's display systems. This ... continued below

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Pomplun, Alan R. (Sandia National Laboratories, Livermore, CA) July 1, 2005.

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Sandia's advanced computing resources provide researchers, engineers and analysts with the ability to develop and render highly detailed large-scale models and simulations. To take full advantage of these multi-million data point visualizations, display systems with comparable pixel counts are needed. The Interactive Design Center (IDC) is a second generation visualization theater designed to meet this need. The main display integrates twenty-seven projectors in a 9-wide by 3-high array with a total display resolution of more than 35 million pixels. Six individual SmartBoard displays offer interactive capabilities that include on-screen annotation and touch panel control of the facility's display systems. This report details the design, implementation and operation of this innovative facility.

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  • Report No.: SAND2005-4301
  • Grant Number: AC04-94AL85000
  • DOI: 10.2172/876335 | External Link
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 876335
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc880577

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Pomplun, Alan R. (Sandia National Laboratories, Livermore, CA). Interactive design center., report, July 1, 2005; United States. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc880577/: accessed July 21, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.