From Design Methods and Generation Schemes to State-of-the-Art ApplicationsWavelets are powerful tools for functional analysis and geometry processing, enabling researchers to determine the structure of data and analyze 3D shapes. Suitable for researchers in computer graphics, computer vision, visualization, medical imaging, and geometric modeling

Introduction. THEORIES: Wavelet Theory. Heat Diffusion Theory. Admissible Diffusion Wavelets. Mexican Hat Wavelet. Anisotropic Wavelet. Wavelet Generation. APPLICATIONS: Implementation. Shape Representation. Geometry Processing. Feature Definition and Detection. Shape Matching, Registration, and Retrieval. Bibliography. Index.