04396945 is referenced by 302 patents and cites 1 patents.

The invention discloses a method of determining the position and orientation of an element (such as a platform) in space by determining the intersection of a line with a plane (or with another line). Three different implementations are disclosed.

Title
Method of sensing the position and orientation of elements in space
Application Number
6/294341
Publication Number
4396945
Application Date
August 19, 1981
Publication Date
August 2, 1983
Inventor
Howard Stern
Greenlawn
NY, US
Paul Rademacher
Glen Head
NY, US
Paul DiMatteo
Huntington
NY, US
Agent
Max Fogiel
Assignee
Solid Photography
NY, US
IPC
G01B 11/00
H04N 7/18
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