Creator

Mikel D. Petty

Title - Alternative

Survey of computer generated forces systems and how they represent and reason about terrain

Contributors

University of Central Florida. Division of Sponsored Research; University of Central Florida. Institute for Simulation and Training

Subject

Military art and science -- Computer simulation; Military geography

Abstract

Report on a survey of computer systems used to produce realistic or intelligent behavior by autonomous entities in simulation systems. In particular, it is concerned with the data structures used by computer generated forces systems to represent terrain and the algorithmic approaches used by those systems to reason about terrain.

Table of Contents

Introduction -- Computer generated forces -- Terrain representation in CGF -- Terrain reasoning in CGF -- Conclusions -- Acknowledgements -- References -- Appendices.

Publication Date

1-1-1996

Place of Publication

Orlando (Fla.)

Number of Pages

200 pages

IST Document Number

ISTTR9650

Document Number Statement

IST technical report numbers are not necessarily unique document numbers.

Rights

Not to be used for commercial purposes except by permission.

Publisher

Institute for Simulation and Training, University of Central Florida

Identifier

084IST; DP0006323

Call Number

UG478.P48 1996

Document Type

Research Report

Type

article

College

Institute for Simulation and Training

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