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Atlases a.k.a. Atlas: An atlas is a collection of maps; it is typically a map of Earth or a region of Earth, but there are atlases of the other planets in the Solar System. Furthermore atlases of anatomy exist, mapping out the human body or other organisms. Atlases have traditionally been bound into book form, but today many atlases are in multimedia formats. In addition to presenting geographic features and political boundaries, many atlases often feature geopolitical, social, religious and economic statistics. They also have information about the map and places in it.

  • also known as 地圖集

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Google previewFoliations I (2000)

by Alberto Candel, Lawrence Conlon

Two foliated atlases lt and W on M of the same codimension and smoothness class C" are coherent (l! ~ W) if l! UV is a foliated C"—atlas. Lemma 1.2.9. Coherence of foliated atlases is an equivalence relation. Proof. Reflexivity and symmetry are immediate.

Google previewLearning Unreal® Engine iOS Game Development (2015)

by Muhammad A.Moniem

use baked lightmaps • Make sure that you build all of the lighting before building to the device • Pooling the actors is better than destroying and spawning them • Don't use post process effects on the camera • Make sure to have less than 700 draw calls in the camera view • Use as few materials as possible to get fewer draw calls • Use as few textures as possible; using atlases is a great way to optimize the textures' amount and size • Square texture (power of two) is the best texture for ...

Google previewOpenGL Insights (2012)

by Patrick Cozzi, Christophe Riccio

Another important benefit of texture atlases is that they reduce the number of HTTP requests for texture images [ NVIDIA 04].

Google previewLearn iPhone and iPad cocos2d Game Development (2011)

The Leading Framework for Building 2D Graphical and Interactive Applications by Steffen Itterheim

Atlases. Texture Atlases help conserve precious memory, and they also help speed up the rendering of sprites. Since a Texture Atlas is nothing but a big texture, you can render all the images it contains using a CCSpriteBatchNode, thus reducing the draw call overhead. Using Texture Atlases is a win-win for both memory usage and performance.

Google previewInternational Perspectives on Maps and the Internet (2008)

by Michael P. Peterson

Carleton University, Canada Abstract Preserving and archiving geomatics data and atlases is a growing and unresolved problem. The Geomatics and Cartographic Research Centre at Carleton University has an ongoing interest in the more effective archiving and ...

Google previewThe Primary English Encyclopedia (2017)

The heart of the curriculum by Margaret Mallett

CDROM, internetlinked atlases and atlas apps enable children to explore the world using multimedia interactive maps and film clips. Oxford, Collins, Usborne and Dorling Kindersley are amongst those publishers at the forefront of new media atlases. Barefoot World Atlas app, for 7–12 year olds, has a 3D globe you can spin and zoom in (www.barefootworldatlas.com). A visit to these websites informs about the latest editions. The Geographical Association website has a link to primary ...

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Scrabble value of A1T1L1A1S1E1S1

The value of this 7-letter word is 7 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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