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Amateur Mathematician Finds Smallest Universal Cover

Amateur Mathematician Finds Smallest Universal Cover

Through exacting geometric calculations, Philip Gibbs has found the smallest known cover for any possible shape. By: Kevin Hartnett  https://www.quantamagazine.org Philip Gibbs is not a professional mathematician. So when he wanted a problem to chew on, he looked for one where even an amateur could make a difference. What he found was a challenge that could drive … Continue reading Amateur Mathematician Finds Smallest Universal Cover