Issue No. 05 - September/October (2007 vol. 9)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MCSE.2007.99
Maik Flanagin , Lockheed Martin IT
Aurélien Grenotton , École Centrale de Nantes
Jay Ratcliff , US Army Corps of Engineers
Kevin B. Shaw , US Naval Research Laboratory
John Sample , US Naval Research Laboratory
Mahdi Abdelguerfi , University of New Orleans
The hydraulic spline algorithm generates irregular 2D channel grids from highly accurate cross-sectional survey data at any desired resolution, facilitating its integration with high-density light detection and ranging (lidar) data.
river channels, algorithm design, grid computing, splines
J. Ratcliff, M. Abdelguerfi, K. B. Shaw, J. Sample, M. Flanagin and A. Grenotton, "Hydraulic Splines: A Hybrid Approach to Modeling River Channel Geometries," in Computing in Science & Engineering, vol. 9, no. , pp. 4-15, 2007.