< MATLAB programming contest is started < Previous Code review: finding the closest... >Next > Set up: Finding closest point on a surface Posted by Doug Hull, May 5, 2010 30 views (last 30 days) | 0 Likes | 4 comments This video sets up the plan for how to find the closest point on a surface to a given point. This is a numerical approximation that avoids the inevitable complexities of solving the problem exactly with computational geometry techniques. | You are now following this blog post You will see updates in your activity feed. You may receive emails, depending on your notification preferences. Close Category: Format: Video, Level: Basic, Topic: Practical example < MATLAB programming contest is started < Previous Code review: finding the closest... >Next > See Also Code review: finding the closest point on a surface Blogs Practical Example: Placing a sampling grid in a polygon Blogs MATLAB Puzzler: Finding the two closest points Blogs Exact minimum bounding spheres and circles PointOnSurface(X, Y, Z, x, y, z, accuracy) potential flow Comments To leave a comment, please click here to sign in to your MathWorks Account or create a new one.