Non-Uniform Rational B Spline

Non-Uniform Rational B Spline

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(nurbs) A common term in Mechanical CAD. The NURBS has excellent continuity characteristics which make it useful for creating accurate models in 3D geometry generation and computer modelling.

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After evaluating the traditional computer-aided design and manufacturing process, Siemens engineers were the first to demonstrate and apply the performance and cost-saving benefits of NURBS-based (Non-Uniform Rational B Spline), direct interpolation technology.
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