Partitioning Meshes with Lines and Planes

@inproceedings{Cao1996PartitioningMW,
  title={Partitioning Meshes with Lines and Planes},
  author={Feng Cao and John R. Gilberty and Shang-Hua Tengz},
  year={1996}
}
  • Feng Cao, John R. Gilberty, Shang-Hua Tengz
  • Published 1996
We investigate several geometric methods for dividing an irregular mesh into pieces of roughly equal size with few interconnecting edges. All these methods are based on cutting a mesh with a line (in two dimensions) or a hyperplane (in any dimension). Line cuts have often been used in practice, but their quality varies widely. Until now, no theory has existed to predict the eeectiveness of any line-cut algorithm. We make two main contributions: First, we give rigorous (and tight) bounds on the… CONTINUE READING

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