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Topic: -- Packing unit circles in squares: new results
Replies: 75   Last Post: May 8, 2012 10:05 PM

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 David W. Cantrell Posts: 3,395 Registered: 12/3/04
Re: -- Packing unit circles in squares: new results
Posted: May 8, 2012 10:05 PM

An improved packing of 294 unit circles in a square is presented.

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N = 294
s = 32.827175126299827288819272125780...
740 contacts
<http://i403.photobucket.com/albums/pp113/DWCantrell_photos/Sq/circs294sq.gif>

According to Packomania, the best packing previously known has 635 contacts
and side length s = 32.827175126299832...

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David W. Cantrell

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