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Author Leon, J.-C. ♦ De Floriani, L. ♦ Hetroy, F.
Source IEEE Xplore Digital Library
Content type Text
Publisher Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE)
File Format PDF
Copyright Year ©2009
Language English
Subject Domain (in DDC) Computer science, information & general works ♦ Special computer methods
Subject Keyword Aircraft manufacture ♦ Unmanned aerial vehicles ♦ Mathematical model ♦ Aerospace electronics ♦ Aircraft propulsion ♦ Vehicle dynamics ♦ Aerodynamics ♦ Engines ♦ Aircraft navigation ♦ Computational modeling ♦ simplicial complexes ♦ non-manifold models ♦ shape features ♦ topology
Abstract Non-manifold models are frequently encountered in engineering simulations and design as well as in computer graphics. However, these models lack shape characterization for modelling and searching purposes. Topological properties act as a kernel for deriving key features of objects. Here we propose a classification for the non-manifold singularities of non-manifold objects through continuous shape transformations of 2-manifolds without boundary up to the creation of non-manifold singularities. As a result, the non-manifold objects thus created can be categorized and contribute to the definition of a general purpose taxonomy for non-manifold shapes.
Description Author affiliation: Grenoble University, CNRS, Laboratoire G-SCOP, 46 av. Félix Viallet, 38000, France (Leon, J.-C.) || University of Genova, Department of Computer Science, Via Dodecaneso, 35, 16129, Italy (De Floriani, L.) || Grenoble University, CNRS and INRIA, Laboratoire Jean Kuntzmann, 655 av. de ¿Europe, 38334 Montbonnot, France (Hetroy, F.)
ISBN 9781424440696
Educational Role Student ♦ Teacher
Age Range above 22 year
Educational Use Research ♦ Reading
Education Level UG and PG
Learning Resource Type Article
Publisher Date 2009-06-26
Publisher Place China
Rights Holder Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. (IEEE)
Size (in Bytes) 223.46 kB
Page Count 6
Starting Page 179
Ending Page 184


Source: IEEE Xplore Digital Library