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Random knots and links in SnapPy/Python

Earlier I had posted a SnapPy/Python module for simulating random knots that are formed by joining points generated under a uniform distribution in . This wild knots became hyperboli… 535 more words


SnapPy 2.1: Now with extra precision!

Marc Culler and I released SnapPy 2.1 today. The main new feature is the ManifoldHP variant of Manifold which does all floating-point calculations in quad-double precision… 202 more words


To tie the quantum knot...or knot

I was watching the snowflakes outside my window today….

As I watched the little particles float through the wintry day I watched the energy that flows through the universe dancing in front of the window pane. 1,037 more words