In-place planar convex hull algorithms

Hervé Brönnimann, John Iacono, Jyrki Katajainen, Pat Morin, Jason Morrison, Godfried Toussaint

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An in-place algorithm is one in which the output is given in the same location as the input and only a small amount of additional memory is used by the algorithm. In this paper we describe three in-place algorithms for computing the convex hull of a planar point set.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationLATIN 2002
Subtitle of host publicationTheoretical Informatics - 5th Latin American Symposium, Proceedings
EditorsSergio Rajsbaum
PublisherSpringer Verlag
Number of pages14
ISBN (Electronic)3540434003, 9783540434009
StatePublished - 2002
Event5th Latin American Symposium on Theoretical Informatics, LATIN 2002 - Cancun, Mexico
Duration: Apr 3 2002Apr 6 2002

Publication series

NameLecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics)
ISSN (Print)0302-9743
ISSN (Electronic)1611-3349


Other5th Latin American Symposium on Theoretical Informatics, LATIN 2002

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Theoretical Computer Science
  • General Computer Science


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