Experimental Mathematics

Distributing Points on the Sphere, I

Ali Katanforoush and Mehrdad Shahshahani

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Abstract

We study four different methods for distributing points on the sphere and numerically analyze their relative merits with respect to certain metrics.

Article information

Source
Experiment. Math., Volume 12, Issue 2 (2003), 199-209.

Dates
First available in Project Euclid: 31 October 2003

Permanent link to this document
https://projecteuclid.org/euclid.em/1067634731

Mathematical Reviews number (MathSciNet)
MR2016706

Zentralblatt MATH identifier
1087.52009

Subjects
Primary: 52C35: Arrangements of points, flats, hyperplanes [See also 32S22]
Secondary: 31-04: Explicit machine computation and programs (not the theory of computation or programming)

Keywords
Distributing points on a sphere Fekete points logarithmic potential Columb potential

Citation

Katanforoush, Ali; Shahshahani, Mehrdad. Distributing Points on the Sphere, I. Experiment. Math. 12 (2003), no. 2, 199--209. https://projecteuclid.org/euclid.em/1067634731


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