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Hierarchical and Geometrical Methods in Scientific Visualization, G. Farin, Bernd Hamann, Hans Hagen, H. Hagen, Gerald E. Farin, B. Hamann

This book emerged from a DoE/NSF-sponsored workshop, held in Tahoe City, California, October 2000. About fifty invited participants presented state-of-the-art research on topics such as: terrain modeling - multiresolution subdivision - wavelet-based scientific data compression - topology-based

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Between Human and Machine: Feedback, Control, and Computing Before Cybernetics (Johns Hopkins Studies in the History of Technology), David A. Mindell

Today, we associate the relationship between feedback, control, and computing with Norbert Wieners 1948 formulation of cybernetics. But the theoretical and practical foundations for cybernetics, control engineering, and digital computing were laid earlier, between the two world wars.