Thursday, May 27, 2010

Diaspora Chapter 2: Truth Mining - Greg Egan

"The standard way to embed a torus in 3 dimensions is:(x, y, z) = ((a – b cos B) cos A, (a – b cos B) sin A, b sin B) (1)

where a and b are the major and minor radii of the torus, and A and B are angles that vary from 0 to 2 π radians. This is shown below left."

5 out of 5

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