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Topic: compute surface area within closed loop on sphere
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Peter Schreiber

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compute surface area within closed loop on sphere
Posted: Jan 7, 2013 1:12 AM
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Dear all,
I have a closed loop on a sphere and would like to compute the surface area enclosed within the closed loop. I don't have an analytical expression for the curve (closed loop) on the sphere surface.

How would I go about calculating the surface area?

Best Regards,
Peter



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