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Modelling Wax - Erosive Matter

Erosive Matter – D5
Modeling Wax as past of Case Study using algorithm in Processing, Loopsnake and Grasshopper


Mystery curve, animated

As a follow-on to my previous post, here’s an animation (17MB) showing how the “mystery curve” arises as a sum of circular motions:

Recall that the equation for the curve is . 220 more words


Random cyclic curves

Princeton Press just sent me a review copy of a new book by Frank Farris called Creating Symmetry: The Artful Mathematics of Wallpaper Patterns. It looks amazing and I’m super excited to read it. 279 more words



Desmos is a site that allows you to plot graphs. Now, this may not sound particularly exciting, but these graphs can be interactive and animated… 44 more words


Loops and recursions in parametric modelling

I have come across this problem already twice in this month and by looking at this fascinating post on Andrew Heumann’s blog (and over 10,000 downloads of the GH plug-in… 312 more words

3D Modeling