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New Results about Digital Intersections

  • Isabelle Sivignon
  • Florent Dupont
  • Jean-Marc Chassery
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 2886)

Abstract

Digital geometry is very different from Euclidean geometry in many ways and the intersection of two digital lines or planes is often used to illustrate those differences. Nevertheless, while digital lines and planes are widely studied in many areas, very few works deal with the intersection of such objects. In this paper, we investigate the geometrical and arithmetical properties of those objects. More precisely, we give some new results about the connectivity, periodicity and minimal parameters of the intersection of two digital lines or planes.

Keywords

Digital straight lines and planes intersection 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Isabelle Sivignon
    • 1
  • Florent Dupont
    • 2
  • Jean-Marc Chassery
    • 1
  1. 1.Laboratoire LISDomaine universitaire GrenobleSt Martin d’Hères CedexFrance
  2. 2.Laboratoire LIRISUniversité Claude Bernard LyonVilleurbanne cedexFrance

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