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Morphing a Surface

An example of how to morph a surface using RhinoScript.

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''
'' Morphing example (morph.rvb)
''
'' Copyright  2004 Stylianos Dritsas
''
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'' Stylianos Dritsas dritsas@alum.mit.edu
''
Dim u: u = 0: Dim min: min = 0
Dim v: v = 1: Dim max: max = 1
sa = Rhino.GetObject( "sa" )
sb = Rhino.GetObject( "sb" )
Dim steps: steps = 12
For i = 1 To steps - 1
  Call surface_interpolate( sa, sb, 10, 10, i/steps )
Next
Function surface_interpolate( sa, sb, cols, rows, factor )
  Dim nu: nu = cols
  Dim nv: nv = rows
  Dim cpa: cpa = Array( nu, nv )
  Dim cpb: cpb = Array( nu, nv )
  Dim da: da = Array( Rhino.surfacedomain( sa, U ), Rhino.surfacedomain( sa, V ) )
  Dim db: db = Array( Rhino.surfacedomain( sb, U ), Rhino.surfacedomain( sb, V ) )
  Dim dua: dua = ( da( U )( MAX ) - da( U )( MIN ) ) / ( cpa( U ) - 1 )
  Dim dva: dva = ( da( V )( MAX ) - da( V )( MIN ) ) / ( cpa( V ) - 1 )
  Dim ua: ua = da( U )( MIN )
  Dim va: va = da( V )( MIN )
  Dim dub: dub = ( db( U )( MAX ) - db( U )( MIN ) ) / ( cpb( U ) - 1 )
  Dim dvb: dvb = ( db( V )( MAX ) - db( V )( MIN ) ) / ( cpb( V ) - 1 )
  Dim ub: ub = db( U )( MIN )
  Dim vb: vb = db( V )( MIN )
  Dim point: point = 0
  ReDim points( nu * nv - 1 )
  Dim pu, pv
  For pu = 0 To nu - 1
    For pv = 0 To nv - 1
      Dim pa: pa = Rhino.evaluatesurface( sa, Array( pu * dua + ua, pv * dva + va ) )
      Dim pb: pb = Rhino.evaluatesurface( sb, Array( pu * dub + ub, pv * dvb + vb ) )
      points( point ) = vertex_interpolate( pa, pb, factor )
      point = point + 1
    Next
  Next
  surface_interpolate = Rhino.addsrfptgrid( cpa, points )
End Function