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What is this notation?

  1. Mar 26, 2005 #1
    From Computer Vision, A Modern Approach by Forsyth & Ponce:

    I don't see any explanation of the subscripts. Anybody know what they represent?
    Last edited: Mar 26, 2005
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  3. Mar 26, 2005 #2


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    It seems the subscripts in the coefficients refer to the number of factors of x,y,z that multiply the coefficient in this polynomial.
    a011 is the coefficient of x0y1z1.
  4. Mar 26, 2005 #3

    Thanks robphy.
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