**Curves and Surfaces in Geometric Modeling: Theory and Algorithms**

by Jean Gallier

**Publisher**: Morgan Kaufmann 1999**ISBN/ASIN**: 1558605991**ISBN-13**: 9781558605992**Number of pages**: 502

**Description**:

This book offers both a theoretically unifying understanding of polynomial curves and surfaces and an effective approach to implementation that you can bring to bear on your own work -- whether you are a graduate student, scientist, or practitioner.

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