Shape measures for triangles

Gerald Farin

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Abstract

We compare a variety of triangle shape measures using concepts such as smoothness and convexity. We show that one of these measures, the elongation measure, lends itself to an intuitive geometric interpretation.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article number5669301
Pages (from-to)43-46
Number of pages4
JournalIEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics
Volume18
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - 2012

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Keywords

  • circumellipse
  • condition number
  • Shape
  • triangle

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Computer Graphics and Computer-Aided Design
  • Software
  • Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition
  • Signal Processing

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Shape measures for triangles. / Farin, Gerald.

In: IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics, Vol. 18, No. 1, 5669301, 2012, p. 43-46.

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Farin, Gerald. / Shape measures for triangles. In: IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics. 2012 ; Vol. 18, No. 1. pp. 43-46.
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