Reflexively-Fused Cylinders

  title={Reflexively-Fused Cylinders},
  author={Kokichi Sugihara and Masaki Moriguchi},
The present paper introduces a method for designing 3D objects that are initially incomplete, but become complete when they are augmented by their mirror reflections. Physically, the mirror image is plane-symmetric with respect to the original object, but the perceived shape is not necessarily symmetric because of optical illusion. In the proposed method, a 2D shape that is not necessarily symmetric is divided into two halves, one of which is used to construct a solid object. When we place the… 
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