collision detection


collision detection
The process or mechanism of determining whether two shapes are partially occupying the same space.

Wikipedia foundation.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Collision detection — For collision detection on networks see CSMA/CD Collision detection typically refers to the computational problem of detecting the intersection of two or more objects. While the topic is most often associated with its use in video games and other …   Wikipedia

  • collision detection —    (/CD)    See Carrier Sense Multiple Access with Collision Avoidance (CSMA) …   IT glossary of terms, acronyms and abbreviations

  • Carrier sense multiple access with collision detection — (CSMA/CD), in computer networking, is a network control protocol in which *a carrier sensing scheme is used. *a transmitting data station that detects another signal while transmitting a frame, stops transmitting that frame, transmits a jam… …   Wikipedia

  • Carrier Sense Multiple Access with Collision Detection — Pile de protocoles 7.  Application 6.  Présentation 5.  Session 4.  Tr …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Carrier Sense Multiple Access/Collision Detection —    Abbreviated CSMA/CD. A baseband protocol with a built in collision detection technique. Each node on the network listens first and transmits only when the line is free. If two nodes transmit at exactly the same time and a collision occurs,… …   Dictionary of networking

  • IDN Char Collision Detection — (kurz IdnCCD) ist ein Protokoll zur Bekämpfung homographischer Phishing Angriffe mit internationalisierten Domainnamen (IDNs). Bei IDN basierten Phishing Angriffe machen sich Betrüger die Ähnlichkeit zwischen lateinischen ASCII basierten Zeichen… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Carrier Sense Multiple Access/Collision Detection — Der englische Begriff Carrier Sense Multiple Access/Collision Detection (CSMA/CD) (zu Deutsch etwa: „Mehrfachzugriff mit Trägerprüfung und Kollisionserkennung“) bezeichnet ein asynchrones Medienzugriffsverfahren (Protokoll), das den Zugriff… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Carrier sense multiple access with collision detection — CSMA/CD, siglas que corresponden a Carrier Sense Multiple Access with Collision Detection (en español, Acceso Múltiple por Detección de Portadora con Detección de Colisiones ), es una técnica usada en redes Ethernet para mejorar sus prestaciones …   Wikipedia Español

  • Carrier Sense Multiple Access with Collision Detection —   [engl.], CSMA/CD …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Carrier sense multiple access with collision detection — …   Википедия