Table of Contents
This is the first in a series of three posts detailing the Hilbert Sort problem, its solution, and its implementation. This post sets up the problem.
- Hilbert Sort: Motivation
- Hilbert, Peano, and Space-Filling Curves
- Constructing a Hilbert Curve
- Performing a Hilbert Sort
- Problem Statement
Hilbert Sort: Motivation
In the next few series of posts, we will cover the Hilbert Sort problem,
how it works, and how to implement it.
However, before we describe the problem further, let's start with some motivation for solving this problem.
Suppose we're dealing with a very large number of independent objects …