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Geometric path planning in rapid prototyping

  • Avner Friedman
Part of the The IMA Volumes in Mathematics and its Applications book series (IMA, volume 67)

Abstract

Rapid prototyping encompasses a family of recently developed technologies that are concerned with the automatic generation of 3D prototype parts from computerized geometric descriptions. The prototype parts are expected to be dimensionally accurate, but need not possess the strength, rigidity, surface finish or other physical properties of the final product.

Keywords

Rapid Prototype Voronoi Diagram Rational Curf Polynomial Curve Pythagorean Hodograph 
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© Springer-Verlag New York, Inc. 1995

Authors and Affiliations

  • Avner Friedman
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute for Mathematics and its ApplicationsUniversity of MinnesotaMinneapolisUSA

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