19-23 June 2023
Faculty of Physics, University of Warsaw
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A Truss Structure with Mechanical Optimality, Integrability and Artisiticity

Presented by Prof. Kenji KAJIWARA on 21 Jun 2023 from 10:15 to 10:45
Session: Non-linear waves


We report that a class of integrable discrete holomorphic functions can generate planar truss structures with a certain mechanical optimality called the Michell structure, well-known in the area of architecture. Further, the discrete planar curves formed by the edges are nothing but the discrete analogue of the logarithmic spiral which is a special case of the discrete log-aesthetic curves. Discrete log-aesthetic curves are integrable discrete analogue of the log-aesthetic curves, which is known as a class of planar curves with built-in aesthetic nature, and those curves are invariant curves with respect to integrable deformation of planar curves in similarity geometry.


Location: Faculty of Physics, University of Warsaw
Address: Pasteura 5, Warsaw
Room: Lecture hall: 0.06

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