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Operations and Functionality

  • Ian Anthony Stroud
  • Hildegarde Nagy
Chapter

Abstract

This chapter explains a number of basic operations, with a brief description of an algorithm, special cases and some experiments to do. This is not a complete set of operations but the core operations that are found in most systems.

Keywords

Boolean Operation Original Object Curve Face Collision Check Dual Edge 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

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Authors and Affiliations

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

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