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Free-form

Shapes that are characterized by a free-flowing rather than a geometric structure, resembling forms found in nature.
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As part of this activity a preliminary design of a spectrometer based on a free-form surface has indicated that free-form gratings enable spectrometers giving high throughput and using less optical elements resulting in a simpler and more compact design but very performing.
The book is a stress-free, encouraging, and educational guide to creative free-form hand stitching, one that covers the basics while showing how they can be bent to suit any project.
Continuing on this tradition of innovation, Sharp announces the development of the Free-Form Display, a device that can be shaped to meet a wide range of user needs thanks to the incorporation of IGZO technology and proprietary circuit design methods.
A new Rutgers University study shows that free-form gestures - sweeping fingers in shapes across the screen of a smart phone or tablet - can be used to unlock phones and grant access to apps.
It incorporates both guided community movement and free-form dance.
In the latest incarnation, free-form lighting can be created by snapping these plastic sheets together in any shape and size you wish.
Instead, these objects are free-form shapes, which are particularly difficult to create/design in the world of parametrics.
Free-form surface-modeling capability has been added at no extra cost to the solid-modeling engine of new Version 21 Cadkey Workshop software from Cadkey Corp.
Free-form agent-centric emails to multiple customers and prospects
The appeal of such free-form genre-bending reaches well beyond the Asian and queer communities: The band has found receptive audiences at folk festivals, punk gigs, and German music halls alike.
It long ago dropped free-form experimental programs in favor of a middlebrow schedule that resembles the old networks circa 1960, when Newton Minow himself dismissed television as a "vast wasteland.
An 8 mm diameter vacuum orifice is used to hold wafers during the free-form measurements.