quadrics

(redirected from quadric)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Wikipedia.

quadrics

[′kwä·driks]
(mathematics)
Homogeneous, second-degree expressions.
References in periodicals archive ?
Heckbert, "Surface simplification using quadric error metrics", presentado en 24th annual conference on Computer graphics and interactive techniques, USA, 1997.
Hence, one integral is required to evaluate each of the surface areas of the region of each quadric that is inside the other.
Rule (i) extends a parity dependency for even-dimensional quadrics, described in [ThYo09].
There are several distance formulas for measuring the similarities of color histograms, like: the Euclidean distance, the histogram intersection or the histogram quadric distance.
Corporate culture, customer orientation, and innovativeness in Japanese firms: A quadric analysis.
Corporate culture, customer orientation and innovativeness in Japanese firms: A quadric analysis.
Kasner (1900) "The invariant theory of the inversion group: geometry upon a quadric surface".
2] area, 61 soil samples in a quadric design were taken at 0-15 cm depth.
But these previous experiments in quadric surfaces perversely reappeared in derelict fashion: The glossy polycarbonate curve of Philippe Starck's Ero/s/ Chair, 2001, for Kartell, now upturned and deposited atop Geschwister (Brothers and Sisters), 2004, seemed like so much modernist design on layaway.
These let light in, allowing them to grow naturally into a quadric ellipsoidal shape, to give it its technical name.
These let light in allowing them to grow naturally into a quadric ellipsoidal shape, to give it its technical name.