Together with its compagnion volume this book presents a practical introduction to computing spline functions, the fundamental tools for fitting curves and surfaces in computer-aided design (CAD) and computer graphics.
Table of Contents
1. Polynomial Interpolation 2. Polygonal Paths as Linear Spline Interpolants 3. Quadratic Spline Interpolants 4. Cubic Spline Interpolants 5. Polynomial Spline Interpolants of Degree Five and Higher 6. Rational Spline Interpolants 7. Exponential Spline Interpolants 8. Spline Interpolation and Smoothing in the Plane