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Topic: Voronoi Regions from Fortune's algorithm
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Ulrich Kortenkamp

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Registered: 12/11/04
Re: Voronoi Regions from Fortune's algorithm
Posted: Jul 27, 2007 1:10 PM
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> Hey all,
> So I've seen Steven Fortune's algorithm for generating Voronoi
> regions, but the algorithm (or at least the implementations I have
> seen) are only concerned with finding the edges of the regions, so
> that they can do the Delauney triangulation. I actually want the
> Voronoi regions. So, does anyone know of an implementation that
> gives me the polygons for each region? Or, how do I modify the
> algorithm to generate the regions?

Hi Dave,

you have to work with a DCEL (doubly connectect edge list), then you
will have a data structure that also provides region (i.e. polygon)

All the best,

Ulli Kortenkamp

On 27.07.2007, at 16:10, Dave wrote:

> In case you're curious, here is the implementation upon which I am
> basing my own, although it's messy, so I don't blame you if you
> don't read it: )
> Thanks.
> Dave

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