Computational Issues of a VDIM Based Multipurpose Modeling in Conceptual Design

[+] Author and Article Information
Zoltán Rusák

Delft University of Technologye-mail: z.rusak@io.tudelft.nl

J. Comput. Inf. Sci. Eng 4(2), 140-149 (May 28, 2004) (10 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1683835 History: Received July 01, 2003; Revised January 01, 2004; Online May 28, 2004
Copyright © 2004 by ASME
Your Session has timed out. Please sign back in to continue.


Hu,  C. Y., Patrikalakis,  N. M., and Ye,  X., 1996, “Robust Interval Solid Modeling Part I: Representations,” Comput.-Aided Des., 28(10), pp. 807–817.
Tuohy,  S. T., Maekawa,  T., Shen,  G., and Patrikalakis,  N. M., 1997, “Approximation of Measured Data with Interval B-Splines,” Comput.-Aided Des., 29(11), pp. 791–799.
Segal,  M., 1990, “Using Tolerances to Guarantee Valid Polyhedral Modeling Results,” Comput. Graph., 24(4), pp. 105–114.
Allen,  J. F., 1983, “Maintaining Knowledge about Temporal Intervals,” Commun. ACM, 26(11), pp. 832–843.
Shu,  H., Liu,  J., and Zhong,  Y., 2001, “A Preliminary Study on Qualitative and Imprecise Solid Modeling for Conceptual Shape Modeling,” Eng. Applic. Artif. Intell., 14(2), pp. 255–263.
Har-Peled, S., 2001, “A Practical Approach for Computing the Diameter of a Point Set,” Proc. 17th Annual Symposium on Computational Geometry, ACM Press, New York, NY, USA, pp. 177–185.
Barequet, G., and Har-Peled, S., 1999, “Efficiently Approximating the Minimum-Volume Bounding Box of a Point Set in Three Dimensions,” Proc. Tenth Annual ACM-SIAM Symposium on Discrete Algorithms, pp. 82–91.
Arya,  S., and Mount,  D. M., 2000, “Approximate Range Searching,” Computational Geometry, 17(3–4), pp. 135–152.
Vince, J., 1995, Virtual Reality Systems, ACM Press and Addison Wesley, ACM SIGGRAPH, Harlow, USA.
Veltkamp, R. C., 1993, “3D Computational Morphology,” Proc. of Eurographics ’93, R. J. Hubbold, R. Joan, eds., Blackwell Publishers, Oxford, UK, 12 (3), pp. 115–127.
Edelsbrunner,  H., and Mücke,  E. P., 1994, “Three-Dimensional Alpha Shapes,” ACM Trans. Graphics, 13(1), pp. 43–72.
Reeves,  W. T., 1983, “Particle Systems–A Technique for Modeling a Class of Fuzzy Objects,” Comput. Graph., 17(3), pp. 359–376.
Szeliski,  R., and Tonnesen,  D., 1992, “Surface Modeling with Oriented Particle Systems,” Comput. Graph., 26(2), pp. 185–194.
Witkin, A. P., and Heckbert, P. S., 1994, “Using Particles to Sample and Control Implicit Surfaces,” Proc. 21st Annual Conference on Computer Graphics and Interactive Techniques, ACM Press, New York, NY, USA, pp. 269–277.
Jaillet,  F., Shariat,  B., and Vandorpe,  D., 1998, “Deformable Object Reconstruction with Particle Systems,” Comput. Graphics, 22(2–3), pp. 189–194.
Hilton,  T. L., and Egbert,  P. K., 1994, “Vector Fields: An Interactive Tool for Animation, Modeling and Simulation with Physically Based 3D Particle Systems and Soft Objects,” Computer Graphics Forum, 13(3), pp. 329–338.
Chen,  J. X, Fu,  X., and Wegman,  E. J., 1999, “Real-Time Simulation of Dust Behavior Generated by a Fast Traveling Vehicle,” ACM Trans. Model. Comput. Simul., 9(2), pp. 81–104.
Bouma, W. J., and Vanecek, G., 1993, “Modeling Contacts in a Physically Based Simulation,” Proc. Second ACM Symposium on Solid Modeling and Applications, ACM Press, New York, NY, USA, pp. 1–23.
Baraff, D., 1994, “Fast Contact Force Computation for Non-Penetrating Rigid Bodies,” Proc. 21st Annual Conference on Computer Graphics and Interactive Techniques, ACM Press, New York, NY, USA, pp. 23–33.
Vergeest,  J. S. M., Spanjaard,  S., Wang,  C., and Song,  Y., 2003, “Complex 3D Feature Registration Using a Marching Template” Journal of WSCG, 11(1), pp. 488–495.
de Berg, M., van Kreveld, M., Overmars, M., and Schwarzkopf, O., 1998, Computational Geometry: Algorithms and Applications, Springer-Verlag, Berlin, Germany.
Rusák, Z., 2003, “Vague Discrete Interval Modeling for Product Conceptualization in Collaborative Virtual Design Environments,” Ph.D. thesis, Millpress, Rotterdam.
Harris, J. W., and Stocker, H., 1998, Handbook of Mathematics and Computational Science, Springer-Verlag, New York, US.


Grahic Jump Location
Fundamental entities of VDIM
Grahic Jump Location
Topologically weak vague discrete shape
Grahic Jump Location
The process of vague discrete interval modeling
Grahic Jump Location
Initial nominal shapes and vague model of the seat
Grahic Jump Location
A vague discrete model of a seat
Grahic Jump Location
Sweeping of the head support
Grahic Jump Location
Variables of an effect function
Grahic Jump Location
Compound instantiation of the head support of the chair
Grahic Jump Location
Constrained instantiation of a chair suited for a child and an adult
Grahic Jump Location
The initial model of a chair and the targeted chair
Grahic Jump Location
Bending a leg of the chair
Grahic Jump Location
Application of the twist operator on the armrest



Some tools below are only available to our subscribers or users with an online account.

Related Content

Customize your page view by dragging and repositioning the boxes below.

Related Journal Articles
Related eBook Content
Topic Collections

Sorry! You do not have access to this content. For assistance or to subscribe, please contact us:

  • TELEPHONE: 1-800-843-2763 (Toll-free in the USA)
  • EMAIL: asmedigitalcollection@asme.org
Sign In