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Author:David Hoffman; Mathematical Sciences Research Institute
Description: A geometry catalogue of Minimal Surfaces (The Gauss Map, The Weierstrass Formula, Conformal Mapping, Stereographic Projection, and an extensive Minimal Surfaces Index); CMC Surfaces; Level Surfaces (Level Sets Approximating Minimal Surfaces, Curvature of Selected Level Surfaces, Skeletal Graphs Approximated by Level Surfaces, and Level Surface Examples); 4-Dimensional Euclidean Space (R4) (The Clifford Torus); and The Complex Plane (C2) (Complex Function Visualizer). With descriptions of the software used to create the images and movies, by James T. Hoffman. Versions of the applications for Silicon Graphics workstations are publicly available via anonymous ftp. Site by David A. Hoffman, Project Director; James T. Hoffman, Senior Scientific Programmer, MSRI; John McCuan, NSF Post Doctoral Fellow; and Michael Callahan Graduate Research Ass't., MSRI.

Levels: College, Research
Languages: English
Resource Types: Graphics, Archives/Download Sites, Topic Tools Miscellaneous
Math Topics: Algebraic Geometry, Differential Geometry, Higher-Dimensional Geometry, Topology

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