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Combinatorial and Computational Geometry

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Combinatorial and Computational Geometry
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Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN/ASIN: 0521848628
ISBN-13: 9780521848626
Number of pages: 616

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This volume includes surveys and research articles exploring geometric arrangements, polytopes, packing, covering, discrete convexity, geometric algorithms and their complexity, and the combinatorial complexity of geometric objects, particularly in low dimension. There are points of contact with many applied areas such as mathematical programming, visibility problems, kinetic data structures, and biochemistry, and with algebraic topology, geometric probability, real algebraic geometry, and combinatorics.

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