Sphericons and D-forms: a crocheted connection

  title={Sphericons and D-forms: a crocheted connection},
  author={Katherine A. Seaton},
  journal={Journal of Mathematics and the Arts},
  pages={187 - 202}
  • K. Seaton
  • Published 1 March 2016
  • Mathematics, Computer Science
  • Journal of Mathematics and the Arts
Sphericons and D-forms are 3D objects created and described by artists, which have separately received attention in the mathematical literature in the last 15 or so years. The attempt to classify a seamed, crocheted form geometrically led to the observation, which appears not to have been previously made explicit, that these objects are related. General results concerning (N, k)-icons and seam-, D- and pita-forms are given. Instructions to crochet such forms are provided in the Appendix. 

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