Geometric Modeling for Scientific Visualization / Edition 1

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Overview

Geometric Modeling and Scientific Visualization are both established disciplines, each with their own series of workshops, conferences and journals. But clearly both disciplines overlap; this observation led to the idea of composing a book on Geometric Modeling for Scientific Visualization.

Experts in both fields from all over the world have been invited to participate in the book. We received 39 submissions of high-quality research and survey papers, from which we could only allow the 27 strongest to be published in this book. All papers underwent a strict refereeing process.

The topics covered in this collection include

- Surface Reconstruction and Interpolation

- Surface Interrogation and Modeling

- Wavelets and Compression on Surfaces

- Topology, Distance Fields and Solid Modeling

- Multiresolution Data Representation

- Biomedical and Physical Applications

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9783540401162
  • Publisher: Springer Berlin Heidelberg
  • Publication date: 1/22/2004
  • Series: Mathematics and Visualization Series
  • Edition description: 2004
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 488

Table of Contents

1. Surface Reconstruction and Interpolation Marietta E. Cameron, Kenneth R. Sloan, and Ying Sun:
Reconstruction from Unorganized Point Sets using Gamma Shapes Ingrid Hotz and Hans Hagen:
Isometric embedding for a discrete metric David Levin:
Mesh-Independent Surface Interpolation Robert Mencl and Heinrich Mueller:
Empirical Analysis of Surface Interpolation by Spatial Environment Graphs 2. Surface Interrogation and Modeling Georges-Pierre Bonneau and Stefanie Hahmann:
Smooth Polylines on Polygon Meshes Mark A. Duchaineau and Kenneth I. Joy:
Progressive Precision Surface Design Helwig Hauser, Thomas Theußl, Andreas König, and Eduard Gröller:
Smart Surface Interrogation for Advanced Visualization Techniques Yootai Kim, Raghu Machiraju, and David Thompson:
Modeling Rough Surfaces Georgios Stylianou:
A Feature Based Method for Rigid Registration of Anatomical
Surfaces

3. Wavelets and Compression on Surfaces Martin Bertram:
Lifting Biorthogonal B-spline Wavelets Ioannis Ivrissimtzis, Christian Roessl, and Hans-Peter Seidel:
Tree-based Data Structures for Triangle Mesh Connectivity Encoding

Andrei Khodakovsky and Igor Guskov:
Compression of Normal Meshes Gabriel Taubin:
New Results in Signal Processing and Compression of Polygon Meshes

4. Topology, Distance Fields and Solid Modeling Jian Huang and Roger Crawfis:
Adaptively Refined Complete Distance Fields of Polygonal Models Marcelo Kallmann, Hanspeter Bieri, and Daniel Thalmann:
Fully Dynamic Constrained Delaunay Triangulations Jorge Rodríguez, Dolors Ayala, and Antonio Aguilera:
EVM: A Complete Solid Model for Surface Rendering Xavier Tricoche and Gerik Scheuermann:
Topology Simplification of Symmetric, Second-Order 2D Tensor

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