Vassilios Golfinopoulos, Vassilios Stathopoulos, George Miaoulis, Dimitri Plemenos



Declarative modeling allows the designer to describe a scene without the need to define the geometric properties. The MultiCAD architecture implements the declarative forward design, accepting a declarative description and generating a set of geometric solutions that meet the description. The aim of the presented work is to settle the reverse design process through the RS-MultiCAD component, a knowledge-based system, in order to extend MultiCAD declarative conception cycle to an automated iterative process. The RS-MultiCAD receives a selected geometric solution, which is semantically understood, permits the designer to perform geometric and topological modifications on the scene, and results a declarative description which embodies the designer modifications. That declarative description leads to more promising solutions by reducing the initial solution space.


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Paper Citation

in Harvard Style

Golfinopoulos V., Stathopoulos V., Miaoulis G. and Plemenos D. (2006). A KNOWLEDGE-BASED REVERSE DESIGN SYSTEM FOR DECLARATIVE SCENE MODELING . In Proceedings of the Eighth International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems - Volume 2: ICEIS, ISBN 978-972-8865-42-9, pages 82-90. DOI: 10.5220/0002497200820090

in Bibtex Style

author={Vassilios Golfinopoulos and Vassilios Stathopoulos and George Miaoulis and Dimitri Plemenos},
booktitle={Proceedings of the Eighth International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems - Volume 2: ICEIS,},

in EndNote Style

JO - Proceedings of the Eighth International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems - Volume 2: ICEIS,
SN - 978-972-8865-42-9
AU - Golfinopoulos V.
AU - Stathopoulos V.
AU - Miaoulis G.
AU - Plemenos D.
PY - 2006
SP - 82
EP - 90
DO - 10.5220/0002497200820090