Accession Number : AD0660193

Title :   GEOGRAPHY AND THE PROPERTIES OF SURFACES. PROPOSED SOLUTION FOR THE MINIMUM PATH PROBLEM.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : HARVARD UNIV CAMBRIDGE MASS LAB FOR COMPUTER GRAPHICS

Personal Author(s) : Lindgren,C. Ernesto S.

Report Date : 14 OCT 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 30

Abstract : The paper presents a geometrical analysis and graphical portrayal of the problem of determining the minimum path between any two points, being given the minimum paths from two other points, to all points on the respective surfaces. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*MAPPING, OPTIMIZATION), SURFACES, GEOMETRY, GEODESICS, GRAPHICS, GEOGRAPHY

Subject Categories : Cartography and Aerial Photography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE