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Skeleton/Medial Axis of a Convex Polygon

Author
: Dr. Bruno Guerrieri
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This worksheet introduces the reader to a simple (non-optimal) algorithm for determining the Skeleton/Medial Axis of a convex polygon. The skeleton is the locus of the centers of all maximal discs within the polygon. We use the graph structure available in Maple's networks package to manage the information.

Application Details

Publish Date: September 09, 2005
Created In: Maple 10
Language: English

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