0

Full Content is available to subscribers

Subscribe/Learn More  >

Combining Geometric Constraints With Physics Modeling for Virtual Assembly Using SHARP

[+] Author Affiliations
Abhishek Seth, James H. Oliver

Iowa State University, Ames, IA

Judy M. Vance

National Science Foundation, Arlington, VA

Paper No. DETC2007-34681, pp. 1045-1055; 11 pages
doi:10.1115/DETC2007-34681
From:
  • ASME 2007 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences and Computers and Information in Engineering Conference
  • Volume 2: 27th Computers and Information in Engineering Conference, Parts A and B
  • Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, September 4–7, 2007
  • Conference Sponsors: Design Engineering Division and Computers and Information in Engineering Division
  • ISBN: 0-7918-4803-5 | eISBN: 0-7918-3806-4
  • Copyright © 2007 by ASME

abstract

This research combines physics-based and constraint-based approaches for virtual assembly simulations where geometric constraints are created or deleted within the virtual environment at runtime. In addition, this research provides a solution to low clearance assembly by utilizing B-Rep data representation of complex CAD models for accurate collision/physics results. These techniques are demonstrated in the SHARP software (System for Haptic Assembly and Realistic Prototyping). Combining physics-based and constraint-based techniques and operating on accurate B-rep data, SHARP can now assemble parts with 0.001% clearance and can accurately detect collision responses with 0.0001mm accuracy. Case studies are presented which can be used to identify the suitable combination of methods capable of best simulating intricate interactions and environment behavior during manual assembly.

Copyright © 2007 by ASME

Figures

Tables

Interactive Graphics

Video

Country-Specific Mortality and Growth Failure in Infancy and Yound Children and Association With Material Stature

Use interactive graphics and maps to view and sort country-specific infant and early dhildhood mortality and growth failure data and their association with maternal

NOTE:
Citing articles are presented as examples only. In non-demo SCM6 implementation, integration with CrossRef’s "Cited By" API will populate this tab (http://www.crossref.org/citedby.html).

Some tools below are only available to our subscribers or users with an online account.

Related Content

Customize your page view by dragging and repositioning the boxes below.

Related eBook Content
Topic Collections

Sorry! You do not have access to this content. For assistance or to subscribe, please contact us:

  • TELEPHONE: 1-800-843-2763 (Toll-free in the USA)
  • EMAIL: asmedigitalcollection@asme.org
Sign In