Most of this week's material are from Requicha's paper and Hoffmann's book.
Requicha's paper is quite readable. Braid's short paper contains a brief
history of boundary representation and Mantyla's book contains a detailed
discussion of B-rep and Euler operators and their applications.
- Ian C. Braid,
in Fundamental Development of Computer-Aided Geometric
edited by Les Piegl,
Academic Press, 1993, pp. 165-183.
- Christoph M. Hoffmann,
Geometric & Solid Modeling: An Introduction,
Morgan Kaufmann, San Mateo, California, 1989.
- Martti Mantyla,
An Introduction to Solid Modeling,
Computer Science Press, Rockville, Maryland, 1988.
- Michael E. Mortenson,
John Wiley & Sons, 1985.
- A. A. G. Requicha,
Representations for Rigid Solids: Theory, Methods, and
ACM Computing Surveys, Vol. 12 (1980), pp. 437-464.