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Algorithm for smallest circle containing points
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Jun 16, 2000 4:20 PM




Re: Algorithm for smallest circle containing points
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Jun 16, 2000 4:20 PM


Geoff H <geofhagopian@earthlink.net> writes: > Given a set of n coplanar points, what is an efficient > algorithm for finding the smallest circle containing > those points?
It can be done in linear time. For implementations, see http://compgeom.cs.uiuc.edu/~jeffe/compgeom/code.html#opt  David Eppstein UC Irvine Dept. of Information & Computer Science eppstein@ics.uci.edu http://www.ics.uci.edu/~eppstein/



