[Numpy-discussion] OT: A Way to Approximate and Compress a 3DSurface
robert.kern at gmail.com
Wed Nov 21 15:12:26 EST 2007
Andrew Straw wrote:
> Christopher Barker wrote:
>>> For data interpolation: 2D-Delaunay triangulation based method (I think you can find one in the scipy cookbook).
>> yup -- but then you need the decimation to remove the "unneeded"
>> points. I don't think Scipy has that.
> The sandbox does, thanks to Robert Kern. (And I should really submit a
> patch to move this into the main scipy.)
No, this does interpolation. It does not do surface simplification.
Also, I'm moving the package over to scikits, instead.
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