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Tetrahedral Mesh Generation

A MultiMaterial Tetrahedral Meshing API and Application.


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Cleaver - A MultiMaterial Tetrahedral Meshing Library and Application

The Cleaver Library is based on the 'Lattice Cleaving' algorithm:
Bronson J., Levine, J., Whitaker R., "Lattice Cleaving: Conforming Tetrahedral Meshes of Multimaterial Domains with Bounded Quality". Proceedings of the 21st International Meshing Roundtable (San Jose, CA, Oct 7-10, 2012)

The method is theoretically guaranteed to produce valid meshes with bounded dihedral angles, while still conforming to multimaterial material surfaces. Empirically these bounds have been shown to be significant.

 

 

Acknowledgement: Cleaver is an Open Source software project that is principally funded through the SCI Institute's NIH/NIGMS CIBC Center. Please use the following acknowledgment and send us references to any publications, presentations, or successful funding applications that make use of NIH/NIGMS CIBC software or data sets.

"This project was supported by the National Institute of General Medical Sciences of the National Institutes of Health under grant number P41GM103545."

 Cleaver Citation: [bibtex citation] [Endnote citation]