algorithms posts

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  • Oct 7 2008
    Location Extraction

    In this post I'll describe I have been doing for Instedd during the last couple of weeks. In one of the projects we have we need to classify a series of articles depending on the geographical location they are talking about. This process...

  • May 5 2008
    Generating 3D trees

    The goal is to generate 3D trees programatically rather than using a design tool. A tree is a complex model, containing thousand of vertices, which are both hard to create and inneficient to store. By saving just the information necessary...

  • Just to gather new tools to help me in my M. Sc. thesis, I'm taking a course on Discrete Event Simulation. This course in fact is not as general as its name may suggest. It focuses mainly on modelling with a formalism called DEVS (which...