Designing C1 surfaces consisting of triangular cubic patches

Gerald Farin

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An algorithm is described that constructs the Bézier control vertices of cubic triangular polynomial patches from a grid of hexagons with a honeycomb structure.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)253-256
Number of pages4
JournalComputer-Aided Design
Issue number5
StatePublished - Sep 1982


  • computer-aided design
  • surface patches
  • triangulation

ASJC Scopus subject areas

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


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