simple curve

simple curve

[′sim·pəl ¦kərv]
(mathematics)
A curve that does not cross itself or touch itself.
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In the field of analytic representation here we can add and modify various 3D objects begins with simple curve or a circle and ending with a complex 3D surface.
and India and applied a simple curve fitting strategy.
Hubbell's delivery was easier and more artful, but after developing the film, we discovered that he hadn't thrown a screwball but a simple curve ball.
The first film in the series is "A Simple Curve," filmed in the mountains of British Columbia.
Using this connection, he and Richard Kenyon of the University of British Columbia in Vancouver showed that the two-dimensional shadow of such a crystal always has a distinctive shape and lies inside a simple curve.
In work beyond simple curve machining, wire frame models would not be necessary if specific CAM functions allowed for the grabbing of shared solid-edges or surface face extremities to be used directly as machining entities.
Spiral curves allow railroad cars to proceed into a simple curve without derailing.
OCTOBER 1950 "'If there is a simple curve there must be a simple explanation' is what George Gamow is quoted as saying in regard to observations on the abundances of the elements in the universe In the August Physics Today he discusses the 'brew' from which the present atomic species must have emerged.
In practice, a simple curve can be closely approximated by a relatively low-order function.
To connect to the existing pumping station is then about another jacking DN 1400 (about 190 m) to the north planned with a simple curve from the pump station site from.
Since each reflector contains only a single simple curve, the mirrors can be formed by tensioning a reflective foil over a frame that has a parabolic contour along one axis.
You can figure out how to cut simple curves pretty easily.