Surface Parameterization: a Tutorial and Survey

@inproceedings{Floater2005SurfacePA,
  title={Surface Parameterization: a Tutorial and Survey},
  author={Michael S. Floater and Kai Hormann},
  booktitle={Advances in Multiresolution for Geometric Modelling},
  year={2005}
}
This paper provides a tutorial and survey of methods for parameterizing surfaces with a view to applications in geometric modelling and computer graphics. We gather various concepts from differential geometry which are relevant to surface mapping and use them to understand the strengths and weaknesses of the many methods for parameterizing piecewise linear surfaces and their relationship to one another. 
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