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Haga clic para modificar el estilo de subtítulo del patrón 4/2/11 A very brief history of computational geometry Rodrigo Silveira GEOC 2010/11 - Q2
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4/2/11 The name “computational geometry” Initially claimed in different contexts Minsky’s book “Perceptrons” (1969) About pattern recognition Forrest paper (1971) About curves and surfaces for geometric modeling Shamos’ PhD Thesis “Computational geometry” (1975) 22
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4/2/11 Computational geometry Algorithm theory involved in the design and analysis of efficient algorithms for problems with geometric input and output . Better names are possible Algorithmic geometry 33
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4/2/11 How it started Geometry has been around for a while Euclid constructions in The Elements (300 BC) Descartes Cartesian geometry (17th century) Computers brought renewed interest 44
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4/2/11 How it actually started
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This note was uploaded on 04/01/2011 for the course MA GEOC taught by Professor Julianpleife during the Spring '11 term at Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya.

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