Geometry Synthesis. Mathias Ricken Rice Undergraduate Scholar Program November 11, 2003. Overview. Computer-Generated Geometry Uses Creation Previous Work Landscapes Mazes Problems Geometry Synthesis Parametric synthesis Synthesis by analogy. Computer-Generated Geometry. 1.
Rice Undergraduate Scholar Program
November 11, 2003
1 Man-Year for 40 hours of game play 2
algorithm explained in extra slides
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 Lord of the Rings. New Line Cinema.
Beasts. Comp 460, Rice University.
Midfield Terminal Complex. Southwest Florida International Airport.
Dynamic Flight Simulator. Naval Warfare Center, Westminster, Penn. United States Navy.
 Rollings, A., and Morris, D. Game Architecture and Design.
 Terragen. Planetside Software. http://www.planetside.co.uk/terragen/
 DungeonMaker. Dr. P. Henningsen. http://dungeonmaker.sourceforge.net/
 Illustration. Hive Assault. Comp 460, Rice University.
 Wei, Li-Yi. Texture Synthesis by Fixed Neighborhood Searching. Ph.D. thesis.
 Implicit Modeling Editor. Scott Schaefer, Rice University.
 Actual synthesis result. Geometry Synthesis by Analogy. Mathias Ricken, Rice University (unpublished).
Unvisited neighbor to the north. Tear down wall!
No more unvisited neighbors, backtrack!