Accession Number:

ADP013712

Title:

CAGD Techniques for Differentiable Manifolds

Descriptive Note:

Conference paper

Corporate Author:

YORK UNIV DOWNSVIEW (ONTARIO)

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2001-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

8.0

Abstract:

The paper outlines procedures for extending the de Casteljau de Boor and Aitken algorithms in such a way as to allow the construction on a Riemannian manifold of curves analogous to Bezier, B-spline, and Lagrange curves. These curves lie in the manifold and respect intrinsic geometry.

Subject Categories:

  • Numerical Mathematics
  • Theoretical Mathematics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE