A construction for visualC1 continuity of polynomial surface patches

Gerald Farin

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A geometric construction is described which ensures tangent plane (visualC1) continuity between adjacent polynomial surface patches. The algorithm works for both three- and four-sided patches.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)272-282
Number of pages11
JournalComputer Graphics and Image Processing
Issue number3
StatePublished - Nov 1982

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Environmental Science(all)
  • Earth and Planetary Sciences(all)

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