by Terrence Bisson | Jun 14, 2018 | Uncategorized

Project 1: The tetrahelix turns out to be a sequence of points H(n)= (r cos(theta n),r sin(theta n), m n) on a helix, where the constants r, theta, m should be determined by the requirement that each edge of the tetrahedron H(n) H(n+1) H(n+2) H(n+3) has length 1. ...
by Terrence Bisson | Jun 8, 2018 | Uncategorized

K. Walker, Configuration spaces of linkages, undergrad.thesis, princeton 1965 http://canyon23.net/math/ Kevin Walker’s post of thesis says error in proof of 3.3, see Hausmann, sur la topologie des bras articules ’89 (I have a photocopy) +++...
by Terrence Bisson | May 31, 2018 | Uncategorized

Some references to gluing together tetrahedra. J. H. Mason, Can regular tetrahedra be glued together face to face to form a ring? Math. Gaz., 56 (1972), 194-197. S. K. Stein, The Planes Obtainable by Gluing Regular Tetrahedra. The American Mathematical Monthly, Vol....
by Terrence Bisson | May 30, 2018 | Math Discussions

Some things to look at: (including two books in the Canisius Library) 0. On EASEL: Meera Sitharam: sitharam@cise.ufl.edu https://www.cise.ufl.edu/~sitharam/bio.html she gave a talk at Canisius several years ago on modular assembly of biological structures. An...
by Terrence Bisson | May 30, 2018 | Math Software

from What’s New in 2.0: Roles and Capabilities Dec 1 by Ryan Boren. I accessed it in January 2013… wordpress roles and capabilities: Each role has a set of capabilities. my file OnWordPressRoles five roles: Subscriber, Contributor, Author, Editor, and...