How Objects Are Modelled

  • Ian Anthony Stroud
  • Hildegarde Nagy


This chapter explains the modelling techniques, a little bit about the history of modelling and a lot about Boundary Representation, the technique currently used in most solid modelling CAD systems.


Boolean Operation Solid Modelling Boundary Representation Constructive Solid Geometry Euler Operator 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.STI-IPR-LICPEcole Polytechnique Federale de LausanneLausanneSwitzerland
  2. 2.LausanneSwitzerland

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