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Fast mesh simplification for progressive transmission

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3 Author(s)
Wenlong Dong ; CheerMedia Corp., Monterey Park, CA, USA ; Jiankun Li ; Kuo, C.-C.J.

A very fast mesh simplification algorithm based on half-edge collapse is proposed in this work with a focus on progressive graphic transmission applications. We generalize the Quadric Error Metric (QEM) method to accommodate new topological operations. A flatness criterion is combined with the defined metric to preserve the visual quality of simplified meshes. We further adopt the vertex-based priority queue to accelerate the simplification speed. It is shown by experimental results that our method can achieve similar results as the QEM algorithm with a faster speed

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Multimedia and Expo, 2000. ICME 2000. 2000 IEEE International Conference on  (Volume:3 )

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