6 ECTS, CTD 33h, TP 16.5h
This course is an introduction to the differential geometry of curves and surfaces with a particular focus on spline curves and surfaces that are routinely used in geometrical design softwares.
Differential geometry of curves
Approximation of curves with splines, Bézier and spline curves, algorithms,…
Differential geometry of surfaces, metric and curvature properties,…
This course includes practical sessions.
1/2 final written exam
Elementary notions of linear algebra and analysis.