Smith, Ian, Turner, Phil and McGregor, Iain (2002) Extending the unified modelling language to model complex interactive timeline-based systems. In: HCI 2002. British Computer Society, pp. 58-61. ISBN 1-902505-48-4
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The increased take-up of Interactive Television, 3G and broadband networks is effecting a growth in the use of interactive, timeline-based media. This paper will describe how to facilitate the design of linear narrative systems utilising the extensibility features of the unified modelling language (UML).
The UML provides a solution to model the integration of such diverse media as 3D animation and still imagery within a single design solution. Current technologies extend well beyond their established models, incorporating UML into the design process will bring differing media technologies into the realm of the software developer, facilitating a cohesive approach to interactive systems.
|Item Type:||Book Section|
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||interactive media; linear narrative systems; unified modelling language; timeline; multimedia; composition;|
|University Divisions/Research Centres:||Faculty of Engineering, Computing and Creative Industries > School of Computing|
|Dewey Decimal Subjects:||000 Computer science, information & general works > 000 Computer science, knowledge & systems > 005 Computer programming, programs & data|
|Library of Congress Subjects:||Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA75 Electronic computers. Computer science|
|Depositing User:||Computing Research|
|Date Deposited:||04 Jun 2010 11:49|
|Last Modified:||12 Jan 2011 04:53|
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