QSplat: a multiresolution point rendering system for large meshes

  title={QSplat: a multiresolution point rendering system for large meshes},
  author={Szymon Rusinkiewicz and Marc Levoy},
Advances in 3D scanning technologies have enabled the practical creation of meshes with hundreds of millions of polygons. Traditional algorithms for display, simplification, and progressive transmission of meshes are impractical for data sets of this size. We describe a system for representing and progressively displaying these meshes that combines a multiresolution hierarchy based on bounding spheres with a rendering system based on points. A single data structure is used for view frustum… CONTINUE READING
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