Art Gallery Theorems and Algorithms
by Joseph O'Rourke
Publisher: Oxford University Press 1987
ISBN/ASIN: 0195039653
ISBN-13: 9780195039658
Number of pages: 296
Description:
Art gallery theorems and algorithms are so called because they relate to problems involving the visibility of geometrical shapes and their internal surfaces. This book explores generalizations and specializations in these areas. Among the presentations are recently discovered theorems on orthogonal polygons, polygons with holes, exterior visibility, visibility graphs, and visibility in three dimensions. This work may be applied to robotics and artificial intelligence as well as other fields, and will be especially useful to computer scientists working with computational and combinatorial geometry.
Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(11MB, PDF)
Similar books
by Gareth J. Janacek, Mark L. Close - BookBoon
In this textbook you will find the basic mathematics needed by computer scientists. It should help you to understand the meaning of mathematical concepts. Subjects as elementary logic, factorization, plotting functions and matrices are explained.
(15650 views)
by Richard Liska, at al. - Czech Technical University
From the table of contents: Introduction; Algorithms for algebraic computation; Integrated mathematical systems; Basic possibilities of integrated mathematical systems; Applications of computer algebra; Another sources of study.
(8035 views)
by Thomas Hales - arXiv
Computers have rapidly become so pervasive in mathematics that future generations may look back to this day as a golden dawn. The article gives a survey of mathematical proofs that rely on computer calculations and formal proofs.
(8042 views)
- Wikibooks
The aim of this text is to develop an informal, light introduction to the world of fractal geometry and to inspire further research into the subject, whether your interest is of a pure, applied or even recreational nature.
(4723 views)