Take the 2-minute tour ×
Mathematics Stack Exchange is a question and answer site for people studying math at any level and professionals in related fields. It's 100% free, no registration required.

I want to determine the relative orientations within a set of rigid 3D objects given some pairwise distances between certain points on pairs of objects. There are sufficient constrains to fully determine the orientations, but no pair of objects have a fixed relationship without considering distances to other objects. Is there a fast (preferably non-iterative) algorithm for this?

share|improve this question

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.