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Author Cheung, To-Yat
Source ACM Digital Library
Content type Text
Publisher Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)
File Format PDF
Language English
Subject Keyword Area specification ♦ Region partitioning ♦ Linear programming ♦ Interactive graphic display
Abstract Using linear programming, an interactive graphic display system has been implemented to solve the region design problem of partitioning a region into N nonoverlapping subregions in such a way that their areas are in specified proportions and that the total cost of servicing them is a minimum. In a conversational manner, a user can easily obtain different partitionings by specifying and modifying the boundary, the service centers' locations, the area proportions, and the cost functions. Examples are included.
Description Affiliation: Univ. of Alberta, Edmonton, Alta, Canada (Cheung, To-Yat)
Age Range 18 to 22 years ♦ above 22 year
Educational Use Research
Education Level UG and PG
Learning Resource Type Article
Publisher Date 2005-08-01
Publisher Place New York
Journal Communications of the ACM (CACM)
Volume Number 17
Issue Number 9
Page Count 4
Starting Page 513
Ending Page 516

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Source: ACM Digital Library