[R] points on a sphere

Luke Hutchison lukeh at email.byu.edu
Sat Oct 26 05:40:21 CEST 2002

On Fri, 2002-10-25 at 17:46, Richard Rowe wrote:
> Not an R question directly, but has anyone got a method for placing a 
> moderately large number of (near) equi-spaced points on a sphere?  I have a 
> nasty feeling platonic solids are needed for exact solutions and I'm 
> thinking of samplings involving around 200 - 1000 regularly-spaced points,

There's some C source for that here:


Luke Hutchison.

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