Logo

Art Gallery Theorems and Algorithms

Small book cover: Art Gallery Theorems and Algorithms

Art Gallery Theorems and Algorithms
by

Publisher: Oxford University Press
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.

Home page url

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(11MB, PDF)

Similar books

Book cover: Isabelle/HOL: A Proof Assistant for Higher-Order LogicIsabelle/HOL: A Proof Assistant for Higher-Order Logic
by - Springer
This book is a self-contained introduction to interactive proof in higher-order logic, using the proof assistant Isabelle. It is a tutorial for potential users. The book has three parts: Elementary Techniques; Logic and Sets; Advanced Material.
(12578 views)
Book cover: Strange Attractors: Creating Patterns in ChaosStrange Attractors: Creating Patterns in Chaos
by - M & T Books
Chaos and fractals have revolutionized our view of the world. This book shows examples of the artistic beauty that can arise from very simple equations, and teaches the reader how to produce an endless variety of such patterns.
(16023 views)
Book cover: Probabilistic Programming and Bayesian Methods for HackersProbabilistic Programming and Bayesian Methods for Hackers
by - GitHub, Inc.
This book is designed as an introduction to Bayesian inference from a computational understanding-first, and mathematics-second, point of view. The book assumes no prior knowledge of Bayesian inference nor probabilistic programming.
(18182 views)
Book cover: Axiom: The Scientific Computation SystemAxiom: The Scientific Computation System
by - axiom-developer.org
Axiom is a free general purpose computer algebra system. The book gives a technical introduction to AXIOM, interacts with the system's tutorial, accesses algorithms developed by the symbolic computation community, and presents advanced techniques.
(16576 views)