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Convex Polyhedron: half-planes to triangular mesh

  1. Jul 14, 2008 #1

    I'm trying to find some information about my problem but it doesn't seem very easy.
    1 - I have a convex polyhedron defined as the intersection of several half-planes.
    2- Now I would like to obtain a triangularization of the polyhedron surface in the best way.
    Can anyone indicate me where to find any documentation about it?
    Thank you very much for your help.
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  3. Jul 14, 2008 #2
    Have you got the information about any points? What about the voronoi diagram or delaunay triangulation?
  4. Jul 14, 2008 #3
    I only have the plane equations. Of course, I can find the intersection points to obtain the vertex of the polyhedron. With them, I can construct, for example, a convex hull with trangular faces (I'm always talking in 3D). However, I was looking for a cheaper and easy way to do it.
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