Applied Geometry
Applied Geometry at Rensselaer
Rensselaer research focuses on:
 Geometric foundations of applied geometry.
 Surface modeling.
 Solid modeling.
 Robot path planning.
 Computational geometry.
Students studying applied geometry can take advantage of related courses in:
 Electrical Engineering.
 Mechanical Engineering.
 Computer Science.
Current Projects
Researchers work in the following areas:
 Problems dealing with surface design.
 Curve design.
 Robot path planning.
 Packing.
 Tiling.
 Computational geometry.
 Artificial intelligence as it applies to geometry.
Faculty Researchers
Harry McLaughlin
Bruce Piper
