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Physical model of facial tissue and muscle articulation derived from computer tomography data
Author(s): Keith Waters
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Paper Abstract

A facial tissue model, articulated by synthetic muscles, provides a tool for observing, analyzing, and predicting soft tissue mobility on the face. A geometric model of facial tissue extracted from CT data improves the skin tissue simulation by using accurate skin tissue depths. This paper suggests that the ability to control the model resolution, muscle placement and activity requires an integrated modeling and animation system.

Paper Details

Date Published: 22 September 1992
PDF: 10 pages
Proc. SPIE 1808, Visualization in Biomedical Computing '92, (22 September 1992); doi: 10.1117/12.131110
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Keith Waters, Digital Equipment Corp. (United States)


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Visualization in Biomedical Computing '92

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