Trends in curve and surface design

G. Farin

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This article identifies trends in the development of curve and surface design schemes in order to speculate about future research. The main theme is the growing importance of a geometric approach towards design as opposed to a purely analytic one.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)293-296
Number of pages4
JournalComputer-Aided Design
Issue number5
StatePublished - Jun 1989


  • computer-aided design
  • curves
  • geometric design
  • surfaces

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Computer Science Applications
  • Computer Graphics and Computer-Aided Design
  • Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering

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