vertical plane


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vertical plane

A plane at right angles to the horizontal plane and within which angles and distances are observed.
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In [16] the methods of obstacles avoiding in the vertical plane based on the use of information from their onboard sensors are described.
In addition, the adjustment method along the x-z vertical plane is similar to that along the x-y horizontal plane.
However, the difference is that in the vertical plane the last stage is where the angle change is mostly concentrated.
The relative position of the IOF in relation to the supraorbital foramen or supraorbital notch (SOF/N) was recorded as lying in the same vertical plane as the SOF/N or lying lateral or medial to this plane.
(iii) Angle of rolling [phi] is the intersection angle of the axis [O.sub.b][y.sub.b] and the vertical plane including [O.sub.b][x.sub.b].
In configuration B, the two elements on the right are mirrored with respect to the vertical plane. This configuration improves the cross-polarization level in the vertical plane but causes undesirable sidelobes in the horizontal plane.
The Projection Surfaces Detection component receives a point cloud from the Kinect camera and finds the biggest rectangular area (corrected workspace) within the vertical plane contained on it.
(http://www.ibtimes.com/running-bulls-2016-best-photos-san-fermin-festival-pamplona-spain-2389547) Participants will also be invited to operate an elaborate system of human-powered gears and pulleys that will slowly rotate the Burning Man festival 360 degrees on a vertical plane, as if it  were on an axle and spokes of a huge spinning wheel.