The Honeycomb Conjecture

@article{Hales2001TheHC,
  title={The Honeycomb Conjecture},
  author={Thomas C. Hales},
  journal={Discrete \& Computational Geometry},
  year={2001},
  volume={25},
  pages={1-22}
}
  • T. Hales
  • Published 8 June 1999
  • Mathematics
  • Discrete & Computational Geometry
This article gives a proof of the classical honeycomb conjecture: any partition of the plane into regions of equal area has perimeter at least that of the regular hexagonal honeycomb tiling. 
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