rhombicDodecahedronMesh

Below is a demonstration of the features of the rhombicDodecahedronMesh function

Contents

clear; close all; clc;

Syntax

[Fc_Q,Fc_T,Ft_Q,Ft_T,Ct_Q,Ct_T,Vt]=rhombicDodecahedronMesh(r,nCopies)

Description

Creates a rhombic dodecahedron mesh where r sets the radias and nCopies (a 1x3 vector) sets the number of copies in the x, y, and z direction. The output consists of:

Fc_Q, Fc_T: the quadrilateral and triangular face cell arrays (1 cell entry per element).

Ft_Q, Ft,T: the quadrilateral and triangular face arrays

Ct_Q, Ct,T: color/label data for the face arrays

Vt: the vertex array

Plot settings

fontSize=15;
faceAlpha1=1;

Creating a mesh of rhombic dodecahedra

r=0.5; %Radii, results in a width of 1
nCopies=[3 3 3]; %Number of offset copies

[E,V,C,F,CF]=rhombicDodecahedronMesh(r,nCopies);

Plotting results

cFigure; hold on;
title('A mesh of rhombicDodecahedra','FontSize',fontSize);
gpatch(F,V,CF,'k',faceAlpha1);
colormap(gjet);
axisGeom(gca,fontSize);
camlight('headlight');
drawnow;

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