The Table Layout Problem

@inproceedings{Anderson1999TheTL,
  title={The Table Layout Problem},
  author={Richard J. Anderson and Sumeet Sobti},
  booktitle={Symposium on Computational Geometry},
  year={1999}
}
In this paper we study a geometric problem arising in typography: the problem of laying out a two dimensional table. Each cell of the table has content associated with it. We may have choices on the geometry of cells (e.g., number of rows to use for the text in a cell.) The problem is to choose configurations for the cells to optimize an objective function… CONTINUE READING