NAME 6303: Computer Aided Hull Design
3.00 Credit, 3 hrs. /wk.
Analytic representation of a curve, Advanced interpolation and control polygon techniques, Bezier and B-spline approximations, B-spline curve fitting.Form parameter of curves, Development of lines plan, Parametric surface representation, Blend generation, Partial differential equation (PDE) method for surface generation, Free form surface generation, Bezier surfaces, B-spline surfaces, Non-uniform rational B-spline (NURBS) surfaces, Surface design with volume constraints, Gaussian curvature and surface fairness. Generation and optimization of ship hull and propeller blade geometry.