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JACIII Vol.12 No.5 pp. 422-425
doi: 10.20965/jaciii.2008.p0422
(2008)

Paper:

Container Loading for Nonorthogonal Objects: Detecting Collisions

Vicenç Torra* and Sadaaki Miyamoto**

*IIIA, Institut d'Investigaci'o en Intelligència Artificial - CSIC
Campus UAB s/n, 08193 Bellaterra, Catalonia, Spain

**Department of Risk Engineering, School of Systems and Information Engineering, University of Tsukuba,
Ibaraki 305-8573, Japan

Received:
October 10, 2007
Accepted:
February 15, 2008
Published:
September 20, 2008
Keywords:
container loading, nonorthogonal objects.
Abstract
This paper considers the problem of container loading. That is, the problem of locating a predefined set of objects into containers so that the number of containers is minimized. In this paper we outline our system, which includes as a distinguished aspect the possibility of considering objects that are nonorthogonal. That is, non rectangular objects are permitted to be located in the container.
Cite this article as:
V. Torra and S. Miyamoto, “Container Loading for Nonorthogonal Objects: Detecting Collisions,” J. Adv. Comput. Intell. Intell. Inform., Vol.12 No.5, pp. 422-425, 2008.
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