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Re: Basic Solid Modelling in Mathematica

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  • Subject: [mg17211] Re: Basic Solid Modelling in Mathematica
  • From: Jens-Peer Kuska <kuska at>
  • Date: Mon, 26 Apr 1999 01:20:48 -0400
  • Organization: Universitaet Leipzig
  • References: <7fp3hv$>
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AFAIK there is no Mathematica package. Since the reconstruction of
surfaces is a actual research problem you may check


at least Hugues Hoppe has some where also several C-programs
for the reconstruction.

Hope that helps

Kudah Mushambi wrote:
> Is it possible to perform basic solid modelling in Mathematica?
> I have points representing a 2D cross sections of
> volumes. To create representations of the volumes,
> I would like to extrude these shapes some distance or revolve them
> around some axis and have meshes representing the volume surfaces.
> I also would like the coordinates of the points used
> in the meshes and connectivity information between polygons
> so I can export these 'solid' bodies into other applications.
> Is there a Mathematica package that can do this?
> Regards,
> kuda

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