Tighter convex hulls for rational Bézier curves

Gerald Farin

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

5 Scopus citations


We show how the convex hull of a rational Bézier curve can be tightened over the standard convex hull of the control polygon.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)123-125
Number of pages3
JournalComputer Aided Geometric Design
Issue number2
StatePublished - Apr 1993


  • Rational Bézier curves
  • control vectors.
  • convex hull

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Modeling and Simulation
  • Automotive Engineering
  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Computer Graphics and Computer-Aided Design


Dive into the research topics of 'Tighter convex hulls for rational Bézier curves'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this