Optimal curve fitting with piecewise linear functions

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    Abstract

    A method is described for determining an optimal straight-line segment approximation to specified functions for constrained and unconstrained endpoints. Algorithms employed for obtaining computer solutions are described together with applications to some specific functions.

    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)59-67
    Number of pages9
    JournalIEEE Transactions on Computers
    VolumeC-20
    Issue number1
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 1971

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    Piecewise Linear Function
    Curve fitting
    Line segment
    Straight Line
    Approximation

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    Optimal curve fitting with piecewise linear functions. / Cantoni, A.

    In: IEEE Transactions on Computers, Vol. C-20, No. 1, 01.01.1971, p. 59-67.

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