Procedural 3D Reconstruction of Puuc Buildings in Xkipché

  title={Procedural 3D Reconstruction of Puuc Buildings in Xkipch{\'e}},
  author={Pascal M{\"u}ller and Tijl Vereenooghe and Peter Wonka and Iken Paap and Luc Van Gool},
This paper examines how architectural shape grammars can be used to procedurally generate 3D reconstructions of an archaeological site. The Puuc-style buildings found in Xkipché, Mexico, were used as a test-case. We first introduce the ancient Mayan site of Xkipché and give an overview of the building types as distinguished by the archaeologists, based on excavations and surveys of the building remains at the surface. Secondly, we outline the elements of the building design that are… CONTINUE READING
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