A Method for Controlling Skew on Linked Surfaces

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A new method for lessening skew in mapped meshes is presented. This new method involves progressive subdivision of a surface into loops consisting of four sides. Using these loops, constraints can then be set on the curves of the surface, which will propagate interval assignments across the surface, allowing a mesh with a better skew metric to be generated.

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BENZLEY,STEVEN E.; KERR,ROBERT A.; MITCHELL,SCOTT A. & WHITE,DAVID R. September 27, 1999.

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    Publisher Info: Sandia National Labs., Albuquerque, NM, and Livermore, CA (United States)
    Place of Publication: Albuquerque, New Mexico

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A new method for lessening skew in mapped meshes is presented. This new method involves progressive subdivision of a surface into loops consisting of four sides. Using these loops, constraints can then be set on the curves of the surface, which will propagate interval assignments across the surface, allowing a mesh with a better skew metric to be generated.

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10 p.

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OSTI as DE00014066

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  • 8th International Meshing Roundtable, South Lake Tahoe, CA (US), 10/10/1999--10/13/1999

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  • Report No.: SAND99-2544C
  • Grant Number: AC04-94AL85000
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 14066
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc623327

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BENZLEY,STEVEN E.; KERR,ROBERT A.; MITCHELL,SCOTT A. & WHITE,DAVID R. A Method for Controlling Skew on Linked Surfaces, article, September 27, 1999; Albuquerque, New Mexico. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc623327/: accessed September 21, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.