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Issue No.03 - May/June (2010 vol.12)
pp: 44-51
Yonggao Yang , Prairie View A&M University
ABSTRACT
<p>Interpolating subdivision schemes let users adjust coordinates of a 3D object's initial vertices, generate new vertices, and replace the original mesh with more and smaller polygons to make the object's surface smoother. Two new schemes for triangular meshes extend and combine existing schemes to improve the process and its results.</p>
INDEX TERMS
Interpolation, subdivision, surface design, graphics and multimedia
CITATION
Yonggao Yang, "Making 3D Object Surfaces Smoother:", Computing in Science & Engineering, vol.12, no. 3, pp. 44-51, May/June 2010, doi:10.1109/MCSE.2010.66
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