An Algorithm for Fitting Archimedean Spiral to Empirical Data

8 Pages Posted: 30 Apr 2004

Date Written: April 16, 2004

Abstract

This paper proposes an algorithm to fit an Archimedean spiral in the sample data obtained empirically. A Monte Carlo experiment has been carried out to assess the efficacy of the proposed algorithm. A computer program has also been appended.

Keywords: Archimedean spiral, Logarithmic spiral, curve fitting, algorithm, Monte Carlo experiments, Computer program

JEL Classification: C15, C63

Suggested Citation

Mishra, Sudhanshu K., An Algorithm for Fitting Archimedean Spiral to Empirical Data (April 16, 2004). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=531542 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.531542

Sudhanshu K. Mishra (Contact Author)

North-Eastern Hill University (NEHU) ( email )

NEHU Campus
Shillong, 793022
India
03642550102 (Phone)

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