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A survey of partial differential equations in geometric design

By Gabriela Gonzalez Castro, Hassan Ugail, P. Willis and Ian J. Palmer


YesComputer aided geometric design is an area\ud where the improvement of surface generation techniques\ud is an everlasting demand since faster and more accurate\ud geometric models are required. Traditional methods\ud for generating surfaces were initially mainly based\ud upon interpolation algorithms. Recently, partial differential\ud equations (PDE) were introduced as a valuable\ud tool for geometric modelling since they offer a number\ud of features from which these areas can benefit. This work\ud summarises the uses given to PDE surfaces as a surface\ud generation technique togethe

Topics: PDE Surfaces, Geometric Modelling, PDE Method
Year: 2008
DOI identifier: 10.1007/s00371-007-0190-z
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Provided by: Bradford Scholars

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