Composite Methods for Generating Surfaces

  • Peter Lancaster
Part of the NATO Advanced Study Institutes Series book series (ASIC, volume 49)


A central theme concerning interpolating sets and precision classes of linear transformations is developed. The ideas are illustrated with two sequences of topical examples:
  1. (a)

    Smooth surface construction on scattered data and

  2. (b)

    The numerical implementation of blending on rectangular grids. Special attention is drawn to composite methods involving pairs of projectors which do not commute.



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Authors and Affiliations

  • Peter Lancaster
    • 1
  1. 1.The University of CalgaryCanada

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