Geometry and Topology for Mesh Generation Book Whole


Author(s): Edelsbrunner, Herbert
Title: Geometry and Topology for Mesh Generation
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Abstract: The book combines topics in mathematics (geometry and topology), computer science (algorithms), and engineering (mesh generation). The original motivation for these topics was the difficulty faced (both conceptually and in the technical execution) in any attempt to combine elements of combinatorial and of numerical algorithms. Mesh generation is a topic where a meaningful combination of these different approaches to problem solving is inevitable. The book develops methods from both areas that are amenable to combination, and explains recent breakthrough solutions to meshing that fit into this category.The book should be an ideal graduate text for courses on mesh generation. The specific material is selected giving preference to topics that are elementary, attractive, lend themselves to teaching, useful, and interesting.
Publication Title: Geometry and Topology for Mesh Generation
ISBN: 978-0521793094
Publisher: Cambridge University Press  
Publication Place: Cambridge, England
Date Published: 2001-05-28
Total Pages: 190
Open access: no
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