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Discrete and computational geometry

Author: Satyan L Devadoss; Joseph O'Rourke
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Discrete geometry is a relatively new development in pure mathematics, while computational geometry is an emerging area in applications-driven computer science. Discrete and Computational Geometry offers an introduction to this cutting-edge frontier of mathematics and computer science.--[book cover].
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Satyan L Devadoss; Joseph O'Rourke
ISBN: 9780691145532 0691145539
OCLC Number: 679940614
Description: xi, 255 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm
Contents: Polygons --
Convex hulls --
Triangulations --
Voronoi diagrams --
Curves --
Polyhedra --
Configuration spaces.
Responsibility: Satyan L. Devadoss and Joseph O'Rourke.

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Offers a comprehensive introduction to discrete geometry. This book covers traditional topics such as convex hulls, triangulations, and Voronoi diagrams, as well as subjects like  Read more...

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