How to Draw Tropical Planes

  title={How to Draw Tropical Planes},
  author={Sven Herrmann and Anders Nedergaard Jensen and Michael Joswig and Bernd Sturmfels},
  journal={Electron. J. Comb.},
The tropical Grassmannian parameterizes tropicalizations of linear spaces, while the Dressian parameterizes all planes in $\TP^{n-1}$. We study these parameter spaces and we compute them explicitly for $n \leq 7$. Planes are identified with matroid subdivisions and with arrangements of trees. These representations are used to draw pictures. 
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