Shape Interrogation for Computer Aided Design and Manufacturing
by Nicholas M. Patrikalakis, Takashi Maekawa
Publisher: Springer 2009
Number of pages: 408
Shape interrogation is the process of extraction of information from a geometric model. It is a fundamental component of Computer Aided Design and Manufacturing (CAD/CAM) systems. The authors focus on shape interrogation of geometric models bounded by free-form surfaces. Free-form surfaces, also called sculptured surfaces, are widely used in the bodies of ships, automobiles and aircraft, which have both functionality and attractive shape requirements.
Home page url
Download or read it online for free here:
by Giuseppe Petrone, Giuliano Cammarata - InTech
This book collects research studies concerning modeling and simulation of physical systems in a very wide range of applications: micro-electro-mechanical systems, measurement instrumentations, catalytic reactors, biomechanical applications, etc.
by N. I. Badler, C. B. Phillips, B. L. Webber - Oxford University Press, USA
This volume presents the problem of providing a surrogate or synthetic human for designers and engineers. The book is intended for engineers interested in understanding how a computer surrogate human can augment their analyses of designed environments.
by Daniel Shiffman - The Nature of Code
This book focuses on a range of programming strategies and techniques behind computer simulations of natural systems, from elementary concepts in mathematics and physics to more advanced algorithms that enable sophisticated visual results.
by F. Baccelli, G. Cohen, G. J. Olsder, J. Quadrat - John Wiley & Sons
Presents new modelling and analysis techniques for the description of discrete event dynamic systems. Created within the text is a calculus which allows the derivation of analytical tools for computing the time behavior of this type of system.