Cart (Loading....) | Create Account
Close category search window
 

On the Expeditious Modelling of Buildings

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

Formats Non-Member Member
$31 $13
Learn how you can qualify for the best price for this item!
Become an IEEE Member or Subscribe to
IEEE Xplore for exclusive pricing!
close button

puzzle piece

IEEE membership options for an individual and IEEE Xplore subscriptions for an organization offer the most affordable access to essential journal articles, conference papers, standards, eBooks, and eLearning courses.

Learn more about:

IEEE membership

IEEE Xplore subscriptions

4 Author(s)
Santos, D. ; INOV, ESTG, Leiria, Portugal ; Dionisio, M. ; Rodrigues, N. ; Pereira, A.

The active creation of buildings as recently been the focus of the creation of virtual urban environments due to the countless advantages it presents in areas such as architecture, cinema and video games, and even in several commercial applications. The present paper demonstrates a quick method for the creation of 3D building models from floor plans and other data (for example, photographs) that allow the user to create complete models ready for virtual visits in a matter of minutes. These models represent buildings with great detail levels, defining exterior and interior base geometries and allowing the representation and placement of typical house features, such as furniture and material types. The presented method is reinforced with its testing and implementation in a software prototype destined for the real estate market with which the models used throughout this article were produced.

Published in:

Games and Virtual Worlds for Serious Applications (VS-GAMES), 2010 Second International Conference on

Date of Conference:

25-26 March 2010

Need Help?


IEEE Advancing Technology for Humanity About IEEE Xplore | Contact | Help | Terms of Use | Nondiscrimination Policy | Site Map | Privacy & Opting Out of Cookies

A not-for-profit organization, IEEE is the world's largest professional association for the advancement of technology.
© Copyright 2014 IEEE - All rights reserved. Use of this web site signifies your agreement to the terms and conditions.