alphashape3d: Implementation of the 3D Alpha-Shape for the Reconstruction of 3D Sets from a Point Cloud

Implementation in R of the alpha-shape of a finite set of points in the three-dimensional space. The alpha-shape generalizes the convex hull and allows to recover the shape of non-convex and even non-connected sets in 3D, given a random sample of points taken into it. Besides the computation of the alpha-shape, this package provides users with functions to compute the volume of the alpha-shape, identify the connected components and facilitate the three-dimensional graphical visualization of the estimated set.

Install the latest version of this package by entering the following in R:
install.packages("alphashape3d")
AuthorThomas Lafarge, Beatriz Pateiro-Lopez
Date of publication2016-02-09 10:55:22
MaintainerBeatriz Pateiro-Lopez <beatriz.pateiro@usc.es>
LicenseGPL-2
Version1.2

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