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David R. White

Harvard Kennedy School of Government
E-mail: drwhite@sandia.gov

MESHING
RESEARCH
CORNER

Borden, Michael, Steven Benzley, Scott A. Mitchell, David R. White and Ray Meyers

    "The Cleave and Fill Tool: An All-Hexahedral Refinement Algorithm for Swept Meshes", Proceedings, 9th International Meshing Roundtable, Sandia National Laboratories, pp.69-76, October 2000
    keywords:
    • hexahedra
    • refinement
    • sweeping
    • cleave and fill
    Abstract
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Kerr, Robert A., Steven E. Benzley , David White and Scott Mitchell
    "A Method For Controlling Skew on Linked Surfaces", Proceedings, 8th International Meshing Roundtable, South Lake Tahoe, CA, U.S.A., pp.377-385, October 1999
    keywords:
    • skew measure
    • virtual vertex
    • mapped mesh
    • quality
    • quadrilateral
    Abstract
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Owen, Steven J. and David R. White
    "Mesh-Based Geometry: A Systematic Approach To Constructing Geometry From A Finite Element Mesh", Proceedings, 10th International Meshing Roundtable, Sandia National Laboratories, pp.83-96, October 7-10 2001
    keywords:
    • geometry reconstruction
    • remeshing
    • mesh modification
    • faceted models
    Abstract
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Owen, Steven J., David R. White, Timothy. J. Tautges
    "Facet-Based Surfaces For 3D Mesh Generation", Proceedings, 11th International Meshing Roundtable, Springer-Verlag, pp.297-312, September 15-18 2002
    keywords:
    • facetted models
    • 3D surface mesh generation
    • closest point
    • Walton patch
    Abstract
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Shepherd, Jason, Scott A. Mitchell, Patrick Knupp, and David White
    "Methods for Multisweep Automation", Proceedings, 9th International Meshing Roundtable, Sandia National Laboratories, pp.77-87, October 2000
    keywords:
    • hexahedra
    • sweeping
    • multisweep
    • automation
    • many-to-many
    Abstract
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Tautges, Timothy J., David R. White and Robert W. Leland
    "Twelve Ways to Fool the Masses When Describing Mesh Generation Performance", Proceedings, 13th International Meshing Roundtable, Williamsburg, VA, Sandia National Laboratories, SAND #2004-3765C, pp.181-190, September 19-22 2004
    keywords:
    • hexahedra
    • quadrilateral
    • geometry decomposition
    • classification
    • overview
    Abstract
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White, David R. and Paul Kinney
    "Redesign of the Paving Algorithm: Robustness Enhancements through Element by Element Meshing", Proceedings, 6th International Meshing Roundtable, Sandia National Laboratories, pp.323-335, October 1997
    keywords:
    • advancing front
    • paving
    • quadrilateral
    • surface
    Abstract
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White, David R. and Sunil Saigal
    "Improved Imprint and Merge for Conformal Meshing", Proceedings, 11th International Meshing Roundtable, Springer-Verlag, pp.285-296, September 15-18 2002
    keywords:
    • imprint
    • merge
    • conformal meshing
    • tolerant intersections
    • assembly clean up
    • R-Tree
    Abstract
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White, David R., Lai Mingwu, Steven E. Benzley, and Gregory D. Sjaardema
    "Automated Hexahedral Mesh Generation by Virtual Decomposition", Proceedings, 4th International Meshing Roundtable, Sandia National Laboratories, pp.165-176, October 1995
    keywords:
    • hexahedron
    • mapped meshing
    • spatial decomposition
    • sweeping
    Abstract
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White, David R., Robert W. Leland, Sunil Saigal and Steven J. Owen
    "The Meshing Complexity of a Solid: An Introduction", Proceedings, 10th International Meshing Roundtable, Sandia National Laboratories, pp.373-384, October 7-10 2001
    keywords:
    • meshing complexity
    • geometric queries
    • medial axis
    • geometry management
    • topology
    • complexity
    Abstract
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White, David R., Sunil Saigal, Steven J. Owen
    "Meshing complexity of single part CAD models", Proceedings, 12th International Meshing Roundtable, Sandia National Laboratories, pp.121-134, Sept. 2003
    keywords:
    • time to mesh
    • meshing complexity
    • blend detection
    • geometry clean-up
    • complexity
    • geometry management
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