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Comparison of Non-Nominal Geometry Models Represented in Physical Versus Virtual Environments

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Casper Wickman

Volvo Car Corporation, Body and Trim Engineering, Dept. 93910, SE-405 31 Göteborg, Sweden

Rikard Söderberg

Chalmers University of Technology, Product and Production Development, SE-412 96 Göteborg, Sweden

J. Comput. Inf. Sci. Eng 4(3), 171-177 (Sep 07, 2004) (7 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1765120 History: Received February 01, 2004; Revised March 01, 2004; Online September 07, 2004
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Example of split lines and the two geometrical relations gap and flush
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An example of a physical car and its corresponding virtual representation
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Evaluated split lines: Bonnet, Doors, Tailgate and Soft nose
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Physical and virtual environments
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Evaluation scale used in experiment
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Mean values for virtual and physical representation
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Distributions for each split line for Vehicles A and E
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Distributions for each split line for Vehicles B and D
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Distributions for each split line for Vehicles C and F

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