Re: voxel modeling research

From: Scott Metzger (
Date: Fri Jun 12 1998 - 23:50:59 EEST

I agree that voxels do provide a nice alternative especially for raster based RP

I would be interested to learn about your findings. Once reference I can
recommend is:

Voxel based modeling for layered manufacturing
IEEE Nov 1995, p42-47
Chandru, Manohar, Prakas


Scott Metzger
Solid Medical Sciences
Corporate Research and Technical Services
Baxter Healthcare

Ronaldo Mercado wrote:

> Dear list subscribers,
> I am currently undertaking my masters thesis with the subject "Voxel
> Modeling for Rapid Manufacturing applications"
> My initial research goal is to summarize the state of the art in
> voxel modeling technologies. I am interested in inhomogeneous
> objects, multiple and graded (mixed) material objects, in particular
> the RP-methods to produce such objects and the representation in a CAD/CAM
> environment (software representation issues). As this seems to be
> most feasible to do using voxels, I am currently looking at this.
> At a later stage I will also look at visualization issues.
> I would appreciate it if you could refer me to current research projects,
> products and other material I should have a look at, or
> people I should write to.
> Thank you for your help.
> Ronaldo Mercado
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