Measuring Cubeness of 3D Shapes

  • Carlos Martinez-Ortiz
  • Joviša Žunić
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5856)


In this paper we introduce a new measure for 3D shapes: cubeness. The new measure ranges over [0,1] and reaches 1 only when the given shapes is a cube. The new measure is invariant with respect to rotation, translation and scaling, and is also robust with respect to noise.


3D shape compactness measure image processing 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Carlos Martinez-Ortiz
    • 1
  • Joviša Žunić
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Computer ScienceUniversity of ExeterExeterU.K.

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