Optimal Ellipse Based Algorithm as an Approximate and Robust Solution of Minimum Volume Covering Ellipse Problem

Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 9842)

Abstract

We propose a algorithm to give a approximate solution of a minimal covering circle or ellipse of a set of points. The iterative algorithm is based on the optimal ellipse which best describe a given set of points.

Keywords

Smallest ellipse problem Computational geometry Optimal ellipse Online algorithm 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Faculty of Mathematics and Computer ScienceJagiellonian UniversityKrakówPoland
  2. 2.The Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Automatics, Computer Science and Biomedical EngineeringAGH University of Science and TechnologyKrakówPoland

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