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On the construction of ovals

Rosin, Paul L. ORCID: 2004. On the construction of ovals. Presented at: Fifth Interdisciplinary Conference of The International Society of The Arts, Mathematics, and Architecture, Chicago, IL, USA, 15-19 June 2004.

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For thousands of years there has been the need to construct ovals! Some of the various approaches available to the artist are discussed (pen and string, mechanical devices, etc.). The shapes of several oval pictures are then analysed using the least squares fitting of elliptical and oval models.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Date Type: Completion
Status: Unpublished
Schools: Computer Science & Informatics
Subjects: Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA75 Electronic computers. Computer science
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Last Modified: 24 Oct 2022 10:27

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