Issue No.04 - April (1985 vol.5)
Fujio Yamaguchi , Kyushu Institute of Design
Toshiya Tokieda , Kyushu Institute of Design
Simple and efficient, this algorithm for Boolean shape operations makes use of the continuity of a shape. It is fastest when special hardware performs the repetitious geometric computations.
Fujio Yamaguchi, Toshiya Tokieda, "A Solid Modeler with a 4 x 4 Determinant Processor", IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications, vol.5, no. 4, pp. 51-59, April 1985, doi:10.1109/MCG.1985.276457