# NurbsTrimmedSurface

## Overview

NurbsTrimmedSurface generates texture coordinates from a Non-Uniform Rational B-Spline (NURBS) surface.

The NurbsTrimmedSurface node belongs to the **NURBS** component and requires at least level **4,** its default container field is *geometry.* It is available from X3D version 3.0 or higher.

## Hierarchy

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+ X3DNode
+ X3DGeometryNode
+ X3DParametricGeometryNode
+ X3DNurbsSurfaceGeometryNode
+ NurbsTrimmedSurface

## Fields

### SFNode [in, out] **metadata** NULL [X3DMetadataObject]

Information about this node can be contained in a MetadataBoolean, MetadataDouble, MetadataFloat, MetadataInteger, MetadataString or MetadataSet node.

#### Hint

### SFInt32 [in, out] **uTessellation** 0 (-∞,∞)

Hint for surface tessellation.

### SFInt32 [in, out] **vTessellation** 0 (-∞,∞)

Hint for surface tessellation.

### SFBool [ ] **solid** TRUE

Setting *solid* true means draw only one side of polygons (backface culling on), setting *solid* false means draw both sides of polygons (backface culling off).

#### Hints

- Mnemonic “this geometry is
*solid*like a brick” (you don’t render the inside of a brick). - If in doubt, use
*solid*=’false’ for maximum visibility. - (X3D version 4.0 ISO.proof draft) accessType relaxed to inputOutput in order to support animation and visualization.

#### Warning

- Default value true can completely hide geometry if viewed from wrong side!

### SFBool [ ] **uClosed** FALSE

Whether opposite surface sides are closed (seamless) across u dimension.

### SFBool [ ] **vClosed** FALSE

Whether opposite surface sides are closed (seamless) across u dimension.

### SFInt32 [ ] **uOrder** 3 [2,∞)

Define order of surface by polynomials of degree = order-1.

### SFInt32 [ ] **vOrder** 3 [2,∞)

Define order of surface by polynomials of degree = order-1.

### SFInt32 [ ] **uDimension** 0 [0,∞)

Number of control points in u dimension.

### SFInt32 [ ] **vDimension** 0 [0,∞)

Number of control points in v dimension.

### MFDouble [ ] **uKnot** [ ] (-∞,∞)

Knot vector, where size = number of control points + order of curve.

### MFDouble [ ] **vKnot** [ ] (-∞,∞)

Knot vector, where size = number of control points + order of curve.

### MFDouble [in, out] **weight** [ ] (0,∞)

Vector assigning relative *weight* value to each control point.

### SFNode [in, out] **texCoord** NULL [X3DTextureCoordinateNode|NurbsTextureCoordinate]

Single contained NurbsTextureCoordinate, TextureCoordinate, TextureCoordinateGenerator or MultiTextureCoordinate node that can specify coordinates for texture mapping onto corresponding geometry.

### SFNode [in, out] **controlPoint** NULL [X3DCoordinateNode]

Single contained Coordinate or CoordinateDouble node that can specify control points for NURBS geometry definitions.

### MFNode [in] **addTrimmingContour**

Input field *addTrimmingContour*.

### MFNode [in] **removeTrimmingContour**

Input field *removeTrimmingContour*.

### MFNode [in, out] **trimmingContour** [ ] [Contour2D]

A set of Contour2D nodes are used as trimming loops.

#### Hint

- If no trimming contours are defined, NurbsTrimmedSurface has same semantics as NurbsPatchSurface node.