The Hexagonal Honeycomb Conjecture
Library Home || Full Table of Contents || Suggest a Link || Library Help
|Thomas C. Hales; Dept. of Mathematics, Univ. of Pittsburgh|
|Hales has announced a proof of the Hexagonal Honeycomb Conjecture, which asserts that any partition of the plane into regions of equal area has perimeter at least that of the regular hexagonal honeycomb tiling. This paper in a variety of formats (postscript, PDF, DVI) gives the first general proof, with some historical background.|
|Math Topics:||Euclidean Plane Geometry|
© 1994-2014 Drexel University. All rights reserved.
The Math Forum is a research and educational enterprise of the Drexel University School of Education.