Intersection Curves of Implicit and Parametric Surfaces in R^{3}

Author(s)
Mohamed Abdel-Latif Soliman,
Nassar Hassan Abdel-All,
Soad Ali Hassan,
Sayed Abdel-Naeim Badr

ABSTRACT

We present algorithms for computing the differential geometry properties of Frenet apparatus {t,n,b,κ,τ} and higher-order derivatives of intersection curves of implicit and parametric surfaces in**R**^{3} for transversal and tangential intersection. This work is considered as a continuation to Ye and Maekawa [1]. We obtain a classification of the singularities on the intersection curve. Some examples are given and plotted.

We present algorithms for computing the differential geometry properties of Frenet apparatus {t,n,b,κ,τ} and higher-order derivatives of intersection curves of implicit and parametric surfaces in

KEYWORDS

Geometric Properties, Frenet Frame, Frenet Apparatus, Frenet-Serret Formulas, Surface-Surface Intersection, Transversal Intersection, Tangential Intersection, Dupin Indicatrices

Geometric Properties, Frenet Frame, Frenet Apparatus, Frenet-Serret Formulas, Surface-Surface Intersection, Transversal Intersection, Tangential Intersection, Dupin Indicatrices

Cite this paper

nullM. Soliman, N. Abdel-All, S. Hassan and S. Badr, "Intersection Curves of Implicit and Parametric Surfaces in R^{3}," *Applied Mathematics*, Vol. 2 No. 8, 2011, pp. 1019-1026. doi: 10.4236/am.2011.28141.

nullM. Soliman, N. Abdel-All, S. Hassan and S. Badr, "Intersection Curves of Implicit and Parametric Surfaces in R

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[1] X. Ye and T. Maekawa, “Differential Geometry of Intersection Curves of Two Surfaces,” Computer-Aided Geometric Design, Vol. 16, No. 8, September 1999, pp. 767-788. doi:10.1016/S0167-8396(99)00018-7

[2] C. L. Bajaj, C. M. Hoffmann, J. E. Hopcroft and R. E. Lynch, “Tracing Surface Intersections,” Computer-Aided Geometric Design, Vol. 5, No. 4, November 1988, pp. 285-307. doi:10.1016/0167-8396(88)90010-6

[3] N. M. Patrikalakis, “Surface-to-Surface Intersection,” IEEE Computer Graphics & Applications, Vol. 13, No. 1, January-February 1993, pp. 89-95. doi:10.1109/38.180122

[4] T. J. Willmore, “An Introduction to Differential Geometry,” Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1959.

[5] M. Düldül, “On the Intersection Curve of Three Parametric Hypersurfaces,” Computer-Aided Geometric Design, Vol. 27, No. 1, January 2010, pp. 118-127. doi:10.1016/j.cagd.2009.10.002

[6] E. Kruppa, “Analytische und Konstruktive Differentialgeometrie,” Springer, Wien, 1957.

[7] E. Hartmann, “G2 Interpolation and Blending on Surfaces,” The Visual Computer, Vol. 12, No. 4, 1996, pp. 181-192. doi: 10.1007/s003710050057

[8] G. A. Kriezis, N. M. Patrikalakis and F.-E. Wolter, “Topological and Differential Equation Methods for Surface Intersections,” Computer-Aided Geometric Design, Vol. 24, No. 1, January 1992, pp. 41-55. doi:10.1016/0010-4485(92)90090-W

[9] R. C. Luo, Y. Ma and D. F. McAllister, “Tracing Tangential Surface-Surface Intersections,” Proceedings Third ACM Solid Modeling Symposium, Salt Lake City, 1995, pp. 255-262. doi:10.1145/218013.218070

[10] O. Aléssio, “Differential Geometry of Intersection Curves in of three Implicit Surfaces,” Computer-Aided Geometric Design, Vol. 26, No. 4, May 2009, pp. 455-471. doi:10.1016/j.cagd.2008.12.001

[11] M. P. do Carmo, “Differential Geometry of Curves and Surface,” Prentice Hall, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, 1976.

[12] J. J. Stoker, “Differential Geometry,” Wiley, New York, 1969.

[13] D. J. Struik, “Lectures on Classical Differential Geometry,” Addison-Wesley, Reading, 1950.