Accession Number : ADA626479


Title :   Point Picking and Distributing on the Disc and Sphere


Descriptive Note : Final rept. Oct 2013-Sep 2014


Corporate Author : ARMY RESEARCH LAB ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD WEAPONS AND MATERIALS RESEARCH DIRECTORATE


Personal Author(s) : Arthur, Mary K


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a626479.pdf


Report Date : Jul 2015


Pagination or Media Count : 58


Abstract : This report presents a collection of algorithms for picking and distributing points on a disc and sphere. The algorithms presented fall into 2 categories: 1) random point picking and 2) evenly spaced point distributing.


Descriptors :   *ALGORITHMS , *ELECTROSTATICS , *GEODESICS , ATTITUDE(INCLINATION) , COLLECTION , DETERMINATION , DISKS , POSITION(LOCATION)


Subject Categories : Numerical Mathematics
      Target Direction, Range and Position Finding
      Electricity and Magnetism


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE