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American Journal of Systems and Software. 2013, 1(1), 20-25
DOI: 10.12691/ajss-1-1-3
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Per Element Approximation of Plane Curves with Restrictions in Computer-Aided Design of Road Routes

Valery I. Struchenkov1,

1Moscow State University of Radio Engineering, Electronics and Automation, Moscow, Russia

Pub. Date: December 24, 2013

Cite this paper:
Valery I. Struchenkov. Per Element Approximation of Plane Curves with Restrictions in Computer-Aided Design of Road Routes. American Journal of Systems and Software. 2013; 1(1):20-25. doi: 10.12691/ajss-1-1-3

Abstract

Approximation problems of plane curves, which are set as a sequence of points arise in computer-aided design of roads. Approximating curve consists of the elements: straight-line and parabolas segments. The parameters of these elements are constrained. Moreover, the number of elements is unknown. This article deals with the problem of per-element approximation, in which the elements must meet to the restrictions of special kind. This problem arises in computer-aided design of the longitudinal profile of road. The problem is solved by dynamic programming.

Keywords:
approximation restrictions dynamic programming nonlinear programming

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