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Deceptive Similarities

This story begins in 1988 with the first examples of doubly periodic embedded minimal surfaces where the top and bottom ends are parallel and asymptotic to vertical half planes. 278 more words


This Is Not a Helicoid

But almost. It has a vertical axis, lots of horizontal lines, and it twists.

But it is part of something bigger, a triply periodic minimal surface. 116 more words


Aufwendiges einfacher planen

Type: Publication
Year: 2017
Author: Eike Schling
Published: M&T Ratgeber, Band25, Oktober2017
Office: Technische Universität München, Chair of Structural Design, Prof. Dr.-Ing. Rainer Barthel

Aufwendiges einfacher planen… 32 more words


Parking Garages

The first examples of periodic minimal surfaces with helicoidal ends (besides the helicoid itself) are Hermann Karcher’s twisted Scherk surfaces from 1988.
Here are a few of them, rendered with… 257 more words