Discussion of tapertopes, uniform polytopes, and other shapes with flat hypercells.


Postby wendy » Thu Jul 02, 2020 1:48 pm

I'm writing down my version of polytopes.

It is currently the 1wd (first working draft).


The first is how the thing is typed up, with þ throughout, while the second is in simplified english. (ie using only latin letters).

Topics covered.

1. The fabric of space
2. Products
3 Antiprisms/antitegums
4. Truncates/rectates/apiculates/surtegmates
5. Strombiates/Runcinates/Cantellates/Cantetruncates/omnitruncate/vaniates
6. Developments: Spheration, surtope paint, periforms,
7. Progressions: the change from one polytope to another.

The dream you dream alone is only a dream
the dream we dream together is reality.

\ ( \(\LaTeX\ \) \ ) [no spaces] at https://greasyfork.org/en/users/188714-wendy-krieger
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Re: Polytope.pdf

Postby Klitzing » Fri Jul 03, 2020 3:11 pm

you're kind of mixing up the names of Ludwig Schläfli - who is famous for his accordingly named symbols {p,q,r,...}, cf. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Schl%C3%A4fli_symbol
and Victor Schlegel - who is famous for his accordingly named projection diagrams, cf. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Schlegel_diagram

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