Visualizing parametric surfaces at variable resolution

  • Leila De Floriani
  • Paola Magillo
  • Enrico Puppo
Poster Session C: Compression, Hardware & Software, Image Databases, Neural Networks, Object Recognition & Reconstruction
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 1311)


A multiresoltion model is presented capable of handling different piecewise-linear approximations of a boundary representation of a solid object where faces are described by parametric surfaces. The level of detail of an approximation may be variable over different portions of the boundary, and the continuity of the surface across different patches is guaranteed.


Parametric Surface Boundary Representation Solid Object Triangle Mesh Variable Resolution 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Leila De Floriani
    • 1
  • Paola Magillo
    • 1
  • Enrico Puppo
    • 2
  1. 1.Computer and Information Science Department (DISI)University of GenovaGenovaItaly
  2. 2.Institute for Applied Mathematics (IMA), National Research CouncilGenovaItaly

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