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Generic Parameterization of Bifurcating Structures

  • Malcolm I. G. Bloor
  • Michael J. Wilson
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 2768)

Abstract

This paper shows how difficulties with singularities encountered in the geometry of bifurcating surfaces can be overcome and the shape parameterized efficiently enabling a designer to create and manipulate such geometries within an interactive environment.

Keywords

Internal Combustion Engine Boundary Curve Generic Parameterization High Order Splitting Bifurcate Tube 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Malcolm I. G. Bloor
    • 1
  • Michael J. Wilson
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Applied MathematicsThe University of LeedsUK

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