Mesh generator to triangulate a sphere surface
Hi there,
Does anybody have a standalone mesh generator to triangulate a sphere surface? Thanks for your help. Tony 
Re: Mesh generator to triangulate a sphere surface
(1). If you divide a sphere into eight equal part, then each will have three vertices. (2). From there, you can make horizontal cut and further divide each band into smaller triangles.

Re: Mesh generator to triangulate a sphere surface
Thanks John,
Is it possible to make all the elements equilateral and look like the same from all directions? Tony 
Re: Mesh generator to triangulate a sphere surface
> Is it possible to make all the elements equilateral and look like the same from all directions?
Yes! Check for the keyword "icosahedron" on the net or the literature Adrin Gharakhani 
Re: Mesh generator to triangulate a sphere surface
Hi Adrin,
Thanks a lot. It really helps. For those who are also interested in icosahedron, pls visit http://polyhedra.wolfram.com/platonic/Icosahedron.html for details. Tony 
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