Accession Number:

ADA055403

Title:

Graphic Display Interaction. Part II. Information Structure and Basic Functions.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

DEFENCE AND CIVIL INST OF ENVIRONMENTAL MEDICINE DOWNSVIEW (ONTARIO)

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1978-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

17.0

Abstract:

This report discusses the interaction with a computer graphic display in terms of adding, erasing and manipulating symbols that represent pieces of information and the links between them. A model is presented of information organization based on symbolic representation of items and attributes. An analysis of types of interaction tasks produced a set of basic graphic functions to be used as a basis for comparing computer data entry devices for graphical interaction. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Printing and Graphic Arts

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE