Collision Detection and Response (1)

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Unformatted text preview: Collision Detection and Response Motivation Motivation OpenGL is a rendering system OpenGL has no underlying knowledge of the objects it draws Collision Detection == Intersection Detection Motivation Motivation Collision Detection Identifying the intersection of 3D models Collision Response Calculating the appropriate post collision response of the 3D models Assumptions Closed 3D polygonal objects Overall Approach Overall Approach Where is collision detection and response in code? In animation function Usually in Idle or Display Update object positions If (CollisionDetection()) Collision Response() Draw Objects Collision Detection Collision Detection Basic Collision Detection function for (i=0;i<num_of_objects-1;i++) for (j=i+1;j<num_of_objects;j++) X=TestIntersection(Object I, Object j) If (x==1) return 1; Collision Detection Packages Collision Detection Packages SWIFT++ http://www.cs.unc.edu/~geom/SWIFT++/ Works on ‘polygon soup’ Why is collision detection difficult? Why is collision detection difficult? Too many calculations Reduce # of calculations Accuracy Accept approximations Lots of poor cases Guarantee detection? Accuracy requirements? http://www.cs.unc.edu/~geom/collide/index .shtml Reduce Calculations Reduce Calculations Reduce object complexity Test with only other objects that might be within collision spaces Spatial divisions Pre­process vs. runtime Approximate Object Shape Approximate Object Shape For many applications, it is not necessary to get absolute collision detection accuracy How can we approximate the shape? Bounding Boxes Bounding Boxes Calculate a 3D box that bounds the object In the collision detection test, use the 3D box to test for collision in place of the full model Two types Axis Aligned Bounding boxes are aligned w/ the world coordinate axes Object Aligned Bounding boxes are aligned w/ the object coordinate axes Axis Aligned Bounding Boxes Axis Aligned Bounding Boxes How do we calculate a AABB? Take max and min for each dimension Pros Very fast Works for many situations Cons Collision detection accuracy reduced for many cases Axis Aligned Bounding Boxes Axis Aligned Bounding Boxes How do we calculate intersections? Calculate overlap for the min­max range for each dimension Pros Very fast Works for many situations Cons Collision detection accuracy reduced for many cases Object­Aligned Bounding Boxes Object­Aligned Bounding Boxes Calculate BB based on object’s primary dimensions Object’s dimensions could be encoded in model or calculated real­time Apply M matrix to bounding box coordinates Other bounding shapes Other bounding shapes Boxes Cubes Cylinders Polygons User­defined shapes Should be easy to calculate and test Bounding Box Approach Bounding Box Approach Test collisions with BB Can either report collision Or then calculate more accurate collision Benefits of this include more accurate response Poor cases Poor cases Thin objects Poor cases Poor cases Numerical Precision Collision Response Collision Response Assuming rigid bodies Idea is to “rewind time” and to point of collision and calculate resulting location Why is collision response Why is collision response difficult? Resolving interpenetration is difficult Multiple objects http://www.peroxide.dk/download/tutorials/tut10/pics/pic04.jpg Numerical Imprecision Numerical Imprecision Vibrations Solutions? Minimum delta ...
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