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  • Mathematical Methods for Curves and Surfacesby Michael Floater; Tom Lyche; Marie-Laurence Mazure; Knut Mørken; Larry L. Schumaker

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 58.93

    This volume constitutes the thoroughly refereed post-conference proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Mathematical Methods for Curves and Surfaces, MMCS 2016, held in Tønsberg, Norway, in June 2016. The 17 revised full papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from 115 submissions. The topics range from mathematical theory... more...

  • Computer Graphics for Java Programmersby Leen Ammeraal; Kang Zhang

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 70.72

    This third edition covers fundamental concepts in creating and manipulating 2D and 3D graphical objects, including topics from classic graphics algorithms to color and shading models. It maintains the style of the two previous editions, teaching each graphics topic in a sequence of concepts, mathematics, algorithms, optimization techniques, and Java... more...

  • Subdivision Surface Modeling Technologyby Wenhe Liao; Hao Liu; Tao Li

    Springer Singapore 2017; US$ 106.08

    This book offers a comprehensive introduction to Subdivision Surface Modeling Technology focusing not only on fundamental theories but also on practical applications. It furthers readers’ understanding of the contacts between spline surfaces and subdivision surfaces, enabling them to master the Subdivision Surface Modeling Technology for analyzing... more...

  • Computational Morphologiesby Michela Rossi; Giorgio Buratti

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 90.76

    This book represents an invaluable and up-to-date international exchange of research, case studies and best practice to tackle the challenges of digital technology, computer-aided design, 3D modeling, prototyping machines and computational design. With contributions from leading experts in the field of industrial design and cultural heritage, it is... more...

  • Design for CNCby Gary Rohrbacher; Anne Filson; Anna Kaziunas France; Bill Young

    Maker Media, Inc 2017; US$ 29.99

    Design, DIY, and computer-controlled fabrication are a powerful combination for making high-quality customized things. Written by the founders of the architecture, design, and research firm Filson and Rohrbacher, this book takes you through the basics of CNC fabrication, the design process, production, and construction of your own furniture designs.... more...

  • Computational Ship Designby Myung-Il Roh; Kyu-Yeul Lee

    Springer Singapore 2017; US$ 153.24

    This book offers an introduction to the fundamental principles and systematic methodologies employed in computational approaches to ship design. It takes a detailed approach to the description of the problem definition, related theories, mathematical formulation, algorithm selection, and other core design information. Over eight chapters and appendices... more...

  • Materials and Contact Characterisation VIIIby C.A. Brebbia; T. Rang; D. Northwood

    WIT Press 2017; US$ 362.00

    Material and contact characterisation is a rapidly advancing field that requires the application of a combination of numerical and experimental methods. Including papers from the International Conference on Computational Methods and Experiments in Material and Contact Characterisation this volume presents the latest research in the field. more...

  • Humanizing Digital Realityby Klaas De Rycke; Christoph Gengnagel; Olivier Baverel; Jane Burry; Caitlin Mueller; Minh Man Nguyen; Philippe Rahm; Mette Ramsgaard Thomsen

    Springer Singapore 2017; US$ 200.39

    This book aims at finding some answers to the questions: What is the influence of humans in controlling CAD and how much is human in control of its surroundings? How far does our reach as humans really go? Do the complex algorithms that we use for city planning nowadays live up to their expectations and do they offer enough quality? How much data... more...

  • Industry 4.0: Managing The Digital Transformationby Alp Ustundag; Emre Cevikcan

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 153.24

    This book provides a comprehensive guide to Industry 4.0 applications, not only introducing implementation aspects but also proposing a conceptual framework with respect to the design principles. In addition, it discusses the effects of Industry 4.0, which are reflected in new business models and workforce transformation. The book then examines the... more...

  • Factory Communicationsby Architecture Technology Corpor

    Elsevier Science 2017; US$ 410.00

    Please note this is a Short Discount publication. Factory communications as a subject and a technology depend on area networks, whether local (LAN) or wide (WAN). Therefore, a large portion of this report covers such networking. In addition, Factory Communications covers the range of factory automation devices, including PCs, PLCs, I/O devices,... more...