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Vector graphics is the use of geometrical primitives such as points, lines, curves, and shapes or polygon(s), which are all based on mathematical equations, to represent images in computer graphics. Vector graphics formats are complementary to raster graphics, which is the representation of images as an array of pixels, as is typically used for the representation of photographic images. (Excerpt from Wikipedia article: Vector graphics)

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Metadata related to 'vector graphics' (as derived from all content tagged with this term):

  • Number of articles referring to 'vector graphics': 10 (0.6% of published articles)
  • Total references to 'vector graphics' across all Ariadne articles: 23
  • Average number of references to 'vector graphics' per Ariadne article: 2.30
  • Earliest Ariadne article referring to 'vector graphics': 1999-06
  • Trending factor of 'vector graphics': 0 (see FAQs on monitoring of trends)

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Top authors

Ariadne contributors most frequently referring to 'vector graphics':

  1. david duce (see articles on this topic by this author)
  2. brian kelly (see articles on this topic by this author)
  3. marieke guy (see articles on this topic by this author)
  4. penny garrod (see articles on this topic by this author)
  5. david tarrant (see articles on this topic by this author)

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Characterising and Preserving Digital Repositories: File Format Profiles

Steve Hitchcock and David Tarrant show how file format profiles, the starting point for preservation plans and actions, can also be used to reveal the fingerprints of emerging types of institutional repositories.

January 2011, issue66, feature article

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by Dr. Radut