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Taped Origami Polyhedra By Bennett Arnstein
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This is an almost-exact copy of a book I wrote in 1968 entitled "Origami Polyhedra". I made a few minor corrections when I scanned an old copy and converted it to an e-book. The original... More > front cover is shown on page 2 of the e-book and on page 2 of the preview. I changed the title because I felt guilty about using tape to hold the origami together to make polyhedra. I apologize. I was younger and didn't know any better.< Less
Notice on the Symmetrical Polyhedra of Geometry By Auguste Bravais
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This book is a translation of the seminal paper that Bravais wrote in 1849 on symmetry in crystallography. Kit Tyabandha completed his PhD from University of Manchester in 2004. His interests are... More > Mathematics and Engineering, Language and Philosophy.< Less
Notice on the Symmetrical Polyhedra of Geometry (1849) By Auguste Bravais
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This book is a translation of the seminal paper that Bravais wrote in 1849 on symmetry in crystallography. Kit Tyabandha completed his PhD from University of Manchester in 2004. His interests are... More > Mathematics and Engineering, Language and Philosophy.< Less
Constructing Kepler-Poinsot Polyhedra 3D Solids By ETC Press
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The Kepler-Poinsot polyhedra are also known as the regular star polyhedra. Each one of these shapes has faces which are congruent regular convex polygons or star polygons and has the same number of... More > faces meeting at each vertex. Challenge your students by having them construct two of these 3D models; the great dodecahedron, and the great icosahedron.< Less
Volume 4384, List of Ulster and Delaware Railroad Stations --- List of uniform polyhedra by vertex figure By Print Wikipedia
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Volume 4384, List of Ulster and Delaware Railroad Stations---List of uniform polyhedra by vertex figure Print Wikipedia is a both a utilitarian visualization of the largest accumulation of human... More > knowledge and a poetic gesture towards the inhuman scale of big data. Michael Mandberg wrote software that parses the entirety of the English-language Wikipedia database and programmatically lays out nearly 7500 volumes, complete with covers, and then uploads them to Lulu.com for print-on-demand. Print Wikipedia draws attention to the sheer size of the encyclopedia's content and the impossibility of rendering Wikipedia as a material object in fixed form: Once a volume is printed it is already out of date. It is also a work of found poetry built on what is likely the largest appropriation ever made. As we become increasingly more dependent on information and source material on the Internet today, Mandiberg explores the accessibility of its vastness.< Less
Volume 4385, List of uniform polyhedra by vetex figure --- List of United Kingdom game shows By Print Wikipedia
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Volume 4385, List of uniform polyhedra by vetex figure---List of United Kingdom game shows Print Wikipedia is a both a utilitarian visualization of the largest accumulation of human knowledge and a... More > poetic gesture towards the inhuman scale of big data. Michael Mandberg wrote software that parses the entirety of the English-language Wikipedia database and programmatically lays out nearly 7500 volumes, complete with covers, and then uploads them to Lulu.com for print-on-demand. Print Wikipedia draws attention to the sheer size of the encyclopedia's content and the impossibility of rendering Wikipedia as a material object in fixed form: Once a volume is printed it is already out of date. It is also a work of found poetry built on what is likely the largest appropriation ever made. As we become increasingly more dependent on information and source material on the Internet today, Mandiberg explores the accessibility of its vastness.< Less
Voronoi Translated, Introduction to Voronoi Tessellation and Essays by G. L. Dirichlet and G. F. Voronoi By Kit Tiyapan
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Works by Dirichlet and Voronoi have been translated from German and French into English by Tiyapan. Also the latter have given a brief introduction to the study of Voronoi tessellation. Tiyapan... More > graduated B.Sc. from Ramkhamhaeng University and B.Eng. from Chulalongkorn University, both in Thailand. He finished an M.Sc. at UMIST, England, began his Ph.D. study at Tokyo Institute of Technology and completed it at University of Manchester, England. His doctoral thesis (2004) was on Percolation and Voronoi Tessellation, namely percolation within percolation within Voronoi structures. These translations have been done during the beginning of his Ph.D. project in Manchester. This book was published in 2001.< Less
Voronoi Translated, Introduction to Voronoi Tessellation and Essays by G. L. Dirichlet and G. F. Voronoi By Kit Tiyapan
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Works by Dirichlet and Voronoi have been translated from German and French into English by Tiyapan. Also the latter have given a brief introduction to the study of Voronoi tessellation. Tiyapan... More > graduated B.Sc. from Ramkhamhaeng University and B.Eng. from Chulalongkorn University, both in Thailand. He finished an M.Sc. at UMIST, England, began his Ph.D. study at Tokyo Institute of Technology and completed it at University of Manchester, England. His doctoral thesis (2004) was on Percolation and Voronoi Tessellation, namely percolation within percolation within Voronoi structures. These translations have been done during the beginning of his Ph.D. project in Manchester.< Less
BAMBOO TENSEGRITY STRUCTURES By Biagio Di Carlo
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The ancient art of weaving  related to  the reciprocal frame joint of Leonardo reveals the starting point to understand  design science structures. For these structures I mainly used... More > the bamboo (sustainable material par excellence) because it is exceptionally resistant to traction and compression; moreover it is flexible and rigid at the same time. I employed the common ‘arundo donax’ reed for the smaller and lighter models.< Less
A Fuller Explanation - eBook (pdf) By Amy C. Edmondson
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Edmondson clarifies Buckminster Fuller's synergetic geometry in conventional language and mathematics and illuminates his effort to employ synergetics as a strategy for human survival. Updated author... More > Preface and new Foreword by J. Baldwin.< Less