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Turning Hild’s Sculptures into Single-Sided Surfaces

EECS Computer Science, University of California, Berkeley 94720, CA, USA
Mathematics 2019, 7(2), 125; https://doi.org/10.3390/math7020125
Received: 15 December 2018 / Revised: 17 January 2019 / Accepted: 17 January 2019 / Published: 25 January 2019
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Topological Modeling)
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Abstract

Eva Hild uses an intuitive, incremental approach to create fascinating ceramic sculptures representing 2-manifolds with interesting topologies. Typically, these free-form shapes are two-sided and thus orientable. Here I am exploring ways in which similar-looking shapes may be created that are single-sided. Some differences in our two approaches are highlighted and then used to create some complex 2-manifolds that are clearly different from Hild’s repertoire. View Full-Text
Keywords: Eva Hild; 2-manifolds; computer-aided design; 3D printing Eva Hild; 2-manifolds; computer-aided design; 3D printing
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