Questions on the spline-related functions of Mathematica (BezierCurve[], BSplineCurve[], etc.).

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Is there a way to get BSplineFunction beyond MachinePrecision?

I have been using BSplineFunction (Mathematica 8) to generate a smooth representation of some data, which I might then do some further processing on. As I ...
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Cubic polynomial interpolation with velocities listed rather than some points

I am trying to use the function BSplineFunction[] to create a natural cubic spline. Normally what is done is that you specify "SplineDegree -> 3" and include a list of points and it will carry out ...
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How to make 3D object smooth?

This thread considers mathematical methods here to make the 3D object smooth but this question consider how to achieve the goal of smoothing a 3D object in Mathematica. I want to get smoother ...
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Plotting derivatives of B-splines

I am trying to solve an electrodynamics problem numerically by using B-splines a basis function. Please don't ask me why, but if you really wanna know, here is the assignment. Using the following ...
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how to write my own interpolation method

I was comparing results of spline interpolation in Mathematica and C++/gsl-library Results of interpolation are different if I use: ...
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Generating x,y coordinates for an edge detection

I'd like to be able to process a number of graphics that have edge contours and output a list of x,y coordinates to be used for generating a spline in another program, or in Mathematica, to make a ...