### Abstract

Let P equals left brace p//1,p//2,. . . ,p//m right brace and Q equals left brace q//1,q//2,. . . ,q//n right brace be two intersecting convex polygons whose vertices are specified by their cartesian coordinates in order. An optimal 0(m plus n) algorithm is presented for computing the minimum euclidean distance between a vertex p//i in P and a vertex q//j in Q.

Original language | English (US) |
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Title of host publication | Proceedings - International Conference on Pattern Recognition |

Publisher | IEEE |

Pages | 465-467 |

Number of pages | 3 |

ISBN (Print) | 0818605456 |

State | Published - Dec 1 1984 |

### ASJC Scopus subject areas

- Engineering(all)

### Cite this

*Proceedings - International Conference on Pattern Recognition*(pp. 465-467). IEEE.

**OPTIMAL ALGORITHM FOR COMPUTING THE MINIMUM VERTEX DISTANCE BETWEEN TWO CROSSING CONVEX POLYGONS.** / Toussaint, Godfried.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceeding › Conference contribution

*Proceedings - International Conference on Pattern Recognition.*IEEE, pp. 465-467.

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