Curvature Minimization for Surface Reconstruction with Features

  • Juan Shi
  • Min Wan
  • Xue-Cheng Tai
  • Desheng Wang
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 6667)


A new surface reconstruction method is proposed based on graph cuts and local swap. We novelly integrate a curvature based variational model and Delaunay based tetrahedral mesh framework. The minimization task is performed by graph cuts and local swap sequentially. The proposed method could reconstruct surfaces with important features such as sharp edges and corners. Various numerical examples indicate the robustness and effectiveness of the method.


Surface Reconstruction Delaunay Triangulation Dual Graph Tetrahedral Mesh Curvature Minimization 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Juan Shi
    • 1
  • Min Wan
    • 1
  • Xue-Cheng Tai
    • 1
    • 2
  • Desheng Wang
    • 1
  1. 1.Division of Mathematical Sciences, School of Physical and Mathematical SciencesNanyang Technological UniversitySingapore
  2. 2.Department of MathematicsUniversity of BergenBergenNorway

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