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Smits, B. and Jensen, H. W., "Global Illumination Test Scenes," Tech. Rep. UUCS-00-013, Computer Science Department, University of Utah, June 2000. http://www2.cs.utah.edu/~bes/papers/scenes.
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Smits, B., Shirley, P., and Stark, M. M., "Direct Ray Tracing of Displacement Mapped Triangles," in Proceedings Eurographics Workshop on Rendering, (Brno, Chzech Republic), pp. 307-318, June 2000.
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Hu, H. H., Gooch, A. A., Thompson, W. B., Smits, B. E., Riser, J. J., and Shirley, P., "Visual Cues for Imminent Object Contact in Realistic Virtual Environments," in Visualization 2000, (Salt Lake City, Utah), pp. 0-0, Sept. 2000. To Appear.
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Reinhard, E., Smits, B., and Hansen, C., "Dynamic Acceleration Structures for Interactive Ray Tracing," in Proceedings Eurographics Workshop on Rendering, (Brno, Chzech Republic), pp. 299-306, June 2000.
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Madison, C., Thompson, W., Kersten, D., Shirley, P., and Smits, B., "Use Of Interreflection And Shadow For Surface Contact," Perception and Psychophysics, Vol. 0, No. 0, pp. 0-00, 2000. In Press.
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Smits, B., Shirley, P., and Stark, M. M., "Direct Ray Tracing of Smoothed and Displacement Mapped Triangles," Tech. Rep. UUCS-00-008, Computer Science Department, University of Utah, June 2000. http://www2.cs.utah.edu/~bes/papers/height/tech.html.
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Smits, B., "An RGB to Spectrum Conversion for Reflectances," Journal of Graphics Tools, Vol. 4, No. 4, pp. 11-22, 1999.
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Parker, S., Martin, W., Sloan, P.-P., Shirley, P., Smits, B., and Hansen, C., "Interactive Ray Tracing," in Interactive 3D, April 1999.
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Thompson, W. B., Smits, B., Shirley, P., Kersten, D. J., and Madison, C., "Visual Glue," IEEE Transactions on Graphics, March 1999. Submitted for publication.
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Preetham, A. J., Shirley, P., and Smits, B., "A Practical Analytic Model for Daylight," in SIGGRAPH, 1999.
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Parker, S., Shirley, P., and Smits, B., "Single Sample Soft Shadows," Tech. Rep. UUCS-98-019, Computer Science Department, University of Utah, October 1998. http://www.cs.utah.edu/\verb" "bes/papers/coneShadow.
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Smits, B., "Efficiency Issues for Ray Tracing," Journal of Graphics Tools, Vol. 3, No. 2, pp. 1-14, 1998.
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Thompson, W. B., Shirley, P., Smits, B., Kersten, D. J., and Madison, C., "Visual Glue," Tech. Rep. UUCS-98-007, Computer Science Department, University of Utah, March 1998. http://www2.cs.utah.edu/vissim/html-pubs/glue/glue.html.
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Shirley, P., Hu, H., Smits, B., and Lafortune, E., "A Practitioners' Assessment of Light Reflection Models," in Pacific Graphics 97, October 1997. Being extended for a journal submission-- comments appreciated.
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Lischinski, D., Smits, B., and Greenberg, D. P., "Bounds and Error Estimates for Radiosity," in Proceedings of SIGGRAPH '94 (Orlando, Florida, July 24--29, 1994) (Glassner, A., ed.), Computer Graphics Proceedings, Annual Conference Series, pp. 67--74, ACM SIGGRAPH, ACM Press, July 1994.
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Arvo, J., Torrance, K., and Smits, B., "A Framework for the Analysis of Error in Global Illumination Algorithms," in Proceedings of SIGGRAPH '94 (Orlando, Florida, July 24--29, 1994) (Glassner, A., ed.), Computer Graphics Proceedings, Annual Conference Series, pp. 75--84, ACM SIGGRAPH, ACM Press, July 1994.
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Smits, B., Efficient Hierarchical Radiosity for Complex Environments. Ph.D. thesis, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, 1994.
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Smits, B., Arvo, J., and Greenberg, D., "A Clustering Algorithm for Radiosity in Complex Environments," in Proceedings of SIGGRAPH '94 (Orlando, Florida, July 24--29, 1994) (Glassner, A., ed.), Computer Graphics Proceedings, Annual Conference Series, pp. 435--442, ACM SIGGRAPH, ACM Press, July 1994.
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Schoeneman, C., Dorsey, J., Smits, B., Arvo, J., and Greenberg, D., "Painting With Light," in Computer Graphics Proceedings, Annual Conference Series, 1993, pp. 143--146, 1993.
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Smits, B. E., Arvo, J. R., and Salesin, D. H., "An Importance-Driven Radiosity Algorithm," in Computer Graphics (SIGGRAPH '92 Proceedings) (Catmull, E. E., ed.), Vol. 26, pp. 273--282, July 1992.
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Smits, B. E. and Meyer, G., "Newton's Colors: Simulating Interference Phenomena in Realistic Image Synthesis," in Photorealism in Computer Graphics (Proceedings Eurographics Workshop on Photosimulation, Realism and Physics in Computer Graphics, 1990) (Bouatouch, K. and Bouville, C., eds.), pp. 185--94, 1992. interference effects (e.g. oil slick \& soap bubbles).
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Smits, B. E. and Meyer, G., "Newton'S Colors: Simulating Interference Phenomena in Realistic Image Synthesis," in Proceedings Eurographics Workshop on Photosimulation, Realism and Physics in Computer Graphics, (Rennes, France), pp. 185--194, June 1990.
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