Methods for Constructing Surfaces on Surfaces

  • Robert E. Barnhill
  • Thomas A. Foley
Conference paper
Part of the Computer Graphics — Systems and Applications book series (COMPUTER GRAPH.)


Given data defined on a (domain) surface, we construct an interpolant, which is a “surface defined on a surface.” we provide four different solutions to this multidimensional problem.


Tangent Plane Geodesic Distance Geometric Design Scattered Data Triangular Grid 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Robert E. Barnhill
    • 1
  • Thomas A. Foley
    • 1
  1. 1.Computer Science DepartmentArizona State UniversityTempeUSA

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