USING BLENDER TO DESIGN AND IMPLEMENT DATA VISUALIZATION COMPONENTS FOR X3D AND X3DOM

Mario A. Bochicchio, Antonella Longo, Lucia Vaira

Abstract

We discuss how to use Blender to design and implement data-bound components for Web-based data visualization. The goal is twofold: to use Blender, with its declarative approach based on the logic brick programming model, for prototyping data visualization components of Web3D applications, and to test the advanced visualization capabilities of the new X3DOM framework based on HTML5 and WebGL. In order to validate the approach we have extended Blender with a software module able to map both Blender geometries and behaviours (logic bricks) code into X3D and X3DOM code.

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A. Bochicchio M., Longo A. and Vaira L. (2011). USING BLENDER TO DESIGN AND IMPLEMENT DATA VISUALIZATION COMPONENTS FOR X3D AND X3DOM . In Proceedings of the International Conference on Imaging Theory and Applications and International Conference on Information Visualization Theory and Applications - Volume 1: IVAPP, (VISIGRAPP 2011) ISBN 978-989-8425-46-1, pages 270-273. DOI: 10.5220/0003373002700273


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@conference{ivapp11,
author={Mario A. Bochicchio and Antonella Longo and Lucia Vaira},
title={USING BLENDER TO DESIGN AND IMPLEMENT DATA VISUALIZATION COMPONENTS FOR X3D AND X3DOM},
booktitle={Proceedings of the International Conference on Imaging Theory and Applications and International Conference on Information Visualization Theory and Applications - Volume 1: IVAPP, (VISIGRAPP 2011)},
year={2011},
pages={270-273},
publisher={SciTePress},
organization={INSTICC},
doi={10.5220/0003373002700273},
isbn={978-989-8425-46-1},
}


in EndNote Style

TY - CONF
JO - Proceedings of the International Conference on Imaging Theory and Applications and International Conference on Information Visualization Theory and Applications - Volume 1: IVAPP, (VISIGRAPP 2011)
TI - USING BLENDER TO DESIGN AND IMPLEMENT DATA VISUALIZATION COMPONENTS FOR X3D AND X3DOM
SN - 978-989-8425-46-1
AU - A. Bochicchio M.
AU - Longo A.
AU - Vaira L.
PY - 2011
SP - 270
EP - 273
DO - 10.5220/0003373002700273