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Non-Euclidean Virtual Reality
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2018-10-15)
The 2016 confirmation of Einstein's prediction of gravitational waves has put the spotlight back on the importance of curvature for the physics of the universe. While the ability of mass to curve our space has fueled the ...
Purls of Wisdom: The Geometry and Topology of Weavables, Wearables and Wallpaper
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2016-11-28)
Curved space and bizarre mathematical worlds beyond Euclid’s axioms entered physics with Einstein’s general theory of relativity. But these geometries are all around us, hiding in plain sight, in the guise of familiar ...