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Curves and surfaces for computer graphics

Author: D Salomon
Publisher: New York : Springer, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Computer graphics is important in many areas including engineering design, architecture, education, and computer art and animation. This book examines a wide array of current methods used in creating real-looking objects in the computer, one of the main aims of computer graphics." "This engaging text is geared to a broad and general readership of computer science/architecture engineers using computer graphics to  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: D Salomon
ISBN: 9780387241968 0387241965 0387284524 9780387284521 9781441920232 1441920234
OCLC Number: 61253966
Description: xvi, 460 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Basic theory --
Linear interpolation --
Polynomial interpolation --
Hermite interpolation --
Spline interpolation --
Bézier approximation --
B-spline approximation --
Subdivision methods --
Sweep surfaces --
Conic sections --
Approximate circles --
Graphics gallery --
Mathematica notes --
Answers to exercises.
Responsibility: David Salomon.
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Requires only a basic knowledge of mathematics and is geared toward the general educated specialists.Includes a gallery of color images and Mathematica code listings.  Read more...

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