Alan Murta - Publications
Journal papers, conference contributions and technical reports
Rendering with Real-World Illumination, S. Gibson and A. Murta,
11th Eurographics Workshop on Rendering, Brno, Czech Republic, June 2000,
Managing the Complexity of Physically Based Modelling in Virtual Reality,
Mashhuda Glencross and Alan Murta, 3IA'2000, Limoges, France, ISBN: 2-914256-03-5,
pp.41-48, May 2000.
with Real-World Illumination, Simon Gibson and Alan Murta, Technical
Report UMCS-00-3-2, University of Manchester Department of Computer Science,
Robot Sonar Data using Polygon Set Operations, Alan Murta and Kenneth
Roper, SPIE Electronic Imaging 2000, San Jose, ISBN: 0-8194-3578-3, pp.346-353,
Virtual Environments for Scene of Crime Reconstruction and Analysis,
T.L.J. Howard, A.D. Murta and S. Gibson, SPIE Electronic Imaging 2000,
San Jose, ISBN: 0-8194-3578-3, pp.41-48, January 2000.
A Micro-Kernel for Large-Scale Virtual Environments, Roger Hubbold,
Jon Cook, Martin Keates, Simon Gibson, Toby Howard, Alan Murta, Adrian
West and Steve Pettifer, Proc. Symposium on Virtual Reality Software and
Technology 1999, December 1999.
Jacob's Ladder, Mashhuda Glencross and Alan Murta, GraphiCon-99,
Moscow, ISBN: 5-89209-436-7, pp.88-94, August 1999.
MAVERIK: A Virtual Reality System for Research and Teaching, T.L.J.
Howard, R.J. Hubbold and A.D. Murta, GVE'99, Coimbra, Portugal, July 1999.
Rendering Liquids in Motion, Alan Murta and James Miller, WSCG'99,
Plzen-Bory, Czech Republic, ISBN: 80-7082-490-5, pp.194-201, February 1999.
Simulation in Virtual Environments, Mashhuda Glencross and Alan
Murta, 12th European Simulation Multiconference, Manchester, June 1998.
Rendering for Scene of Crime Reconstruction: A Case Study, A.D.
Murta, S. Gibson, T.L.J. Howard, R.J. Hubbold and A.J. West, Eurographics
UK, Leeds, pp.169-173, March 1998.
and Feature Placement in Planetary Terrain Synthesis, Alan Murta,
James Miller and Simon Embley, WSCG'98, Plzen-Bory, Czech Republic, ISBN:
80-7082-360-7, pp.276-282, February 1998.
of Virtual Reality Activity in the United Kingdom, T.L.J. Howard, R.J.
Hubbold, A.D. Murta and A.J. West, Advisory Group on Computer Graphics,
Axis Awareness in 3D Environments, Alan Murta, Framework for Immersive
Virtual Environments '95, London, pp.169-176, December 1995.
of Mobile Robot Environments from Acoustic Sensor Data, Alan Murta,
Virtual Systems and Multimedia '95, Gifu, Japan, pp.195-200, September
Survey of Virtual Reality Activity in the United Kingdom, T.L.J. Howard,
R.J. Hubbold, A.D. Murta and A.J. West, Advisory Group on Computer Graphics
Technical Report Number 27, ISSN 1356-9066, January 1995.
for Network-Wide Synchronous Communication via the Active Reconfiguration
of Transputer Links, Alan Murta, World Transputer Congress '93,
Aachen, Germany, pp.772-788, September 1993.
for Virtual Reality Systems, Roger Hubbold, Alan Murta, Adrian
West and Toby Howard, First Eurographics Workshop on Virtual Environments,
Barcelona, Spain, September 1993.
Modelling Rodin's Thinker: A case study combining PHIGS and ray-tracing,
Alan Murta, Gareth Williams and Toby Howard, Advanced Techniques in Animation,
Rendering and Visualization '93, Bilkent, Ankara, Turkey, pp.243-254, July
Active Reconfiguration of Transputer Links for Network-Wide Occam Communication,
Alan Murta, invited paper, Essex University / Parsys Reconfiguration Workshop,
London, August 1992.
Practical Experience of Run-Time Link Reconfiguration in a Multi-Transputer
Machine, Peter Jones and Alan Murta, in Concurrency: Practice and Experience,
Vol. 1, No. 2, John Wiley, pp.171-189, December 1989.
The Implementation of a Run-Time Link-Switching Environment for Multi-Transputer
Machines, Peter Jones and Alan Murta, NATUG 2, Durham NC, USA, pp.107-122,
Support for Occam Channels via Dynamic Switching in Multi-Transputer
Machines, Peter Jones and Alan Murta, Proceedings of the 9th Occam
User Group, Southampton, pp.101-112, September 1988.
Software / algorithms
R. Jackson, L. MacDonald and K. Freeman, Computer Generated Color: A
Practical Guide to Presentation and Display for Computer Graphics Forum,
Vol. 14, No. 4, October 1995.
A.J. Crilly, R.A. Earnshaw and H. Jones (eds.), Applications of Fractals
and Chaos for Computer Graphics Forum, Vol. 12, No. 2, May 1994.
A. Watt and M. Watt, Advanced Animation and Rendering Techniques
for Computer Graphics Forum, Vol. 12, No. 5, December 1993.
S. Whitman, Multiprocessor Methods for Computer Graphics Rendering
for Computer Graphics Forum, Vol. 11, No. 4, October 1992.