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Topic: honeycombs
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Rich Delaney

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Registered: 12/13/04
Posted: Jan 22, 2013 12:50 AM
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I saw a news item about a new technique to draw CO2 from
the atmosphere. It's a chemical process, using amines,
which binds with the molecule, coated on a large structure,
in the shape of a honeycomb.

According to the story, this maximizes surface area.
ok, mathematicians, which function gets optimized by a
honeycomb? What are the constraints and assumptions?


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