Modeling of Human Head for Custom Wig Production

  • Youngjun Kim
  • Jungbum Cho
  • Bohyun Kim
  • Kunwoo Lee
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 4561)


We propose an innovative 3D wig designing system which would replace the traditional manual method. The customer’s head is scanned by a 3D head scanner and the whole design process is computerized. After sending the design data to the wig-making factory through the internet, the data are reproduced by an NC milling machine to make a wig pattern. To realize our integrated 3D wig designing system, various CAD technologies are implemented: 3D scanning, triangular mesh generation, texture mapping, mesh smoothing, mesh splitting, mesh offsetting, 3D sketch using NURBS curve, tool-path generation, etc.


Human Head Texture Image Seed Point Texture Mapping NURBS Curve 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Youngjun Kim
    • 1
  • Jungbum Cho
    • 1
  • Bohyun Kim
    • 1
  • Kunwoo Lee
    • 1
  1. 1.Mechanical Engineering and Aerospace Department, Seoul National Univ., Shillim-dong, Kwanak-ku, Seoul 151-744South Korea

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