diameter.owin

0th

Percentile

Diameter of a Window

Computes the diameter of a window.

Keywords
spatial, math
Usage
## S3 method for class 'owin':
diameter(x)
Arguments
x
A window whose diameter will be computed.
Details

This function computes the diameter of a window of arbitrary shape, i.e. the maximum distance between any two points in the window.

The argument x should be a window (an object of class "owin", see owin.object for details) or can be given in any format acceptable to as.owin(). The function diameter is generic. This function is the method for the class "owin".

Value

  • The numerical value of the diameter of the .

See Also

area.owin, perimeter, owin, as.owin

Aliases
  • diameter.owin
Examples
w <- owin(c(0,1),c(0,1))
  diameter(w) 
  # returns sqrt(2)
  data(letterR)
  diameter(letterR)
Documentation reproduced from package spatstat, version 1.19-2, License: GPL (>= 2)

Community examples

Looks like there are no examples yet.