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Quarter Partitioning

The following problem was first posed to me by a fellow grad student, Elyse Yeager, at the University of Illinois. You are sitting in front of a table, both blindfolded … Continue reading

April 29, 2012 · Leave a comment

Henneberg’s Minimal Surface

The semicubical parabola of the form , with constant , is often called Neile’s parabola (sometimes called Neil’s parabola). image: wolfram.mathworld.com In 1657, the English mathematician William Neile at the age … Continue reading

April 28, 2012 · Leave a comment

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