Numerical Methods for Biomembranes: conforming subdivision methods versus non-conforming PL methods

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Chen, Jingmin; Yu, Thomas; Brogan, Patrick; Kusner, Robert; Yang, Yilin; Zigerelli, Andrew;
  • Subject: Mathematics - Numerical Analysis

The Canham-Helfrich-Evans models of biomembranes consist of a family of geometric constrained variational problems. In this article, we compare two classes of numerical methods for these variational problems based on piecewise linear (PL) and subdivision surfaces (SS). ... View more
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