Monthly Archives: December 2019

November 16th, 2019 Meeting Notes

The November 16th meeting was hosted by Jason Merrill at the Desmos office. There were four presentations.

Indira Chatterji gave a presentation on her mathematical drawings and animations. https://math.unice.fr/~indira/Mygifs.html

Chamberlain Fong presented on “squircles” and the content of his last Bridges paper.
https://archive.bridgesmathart.org/2019/bridges2019-83.html

Scott Vorthmann gave a presentation on vZome. https://vzome.com/home/

Toby Schachman gave a presentation on his Sun Seeds project with collaborator Ryan Alexander. If you’re interested in purchasing Sun Seed kits, they will continue taking orders while we’re finishing this batch. Please contact Toby if you are interested. More info on the Indiegogo campaign can be found here: https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/sun-seeds/

Toby also spoke about Cuttle, the CAD tool he is developing which we used to design the Sun Seeds. Cuttle combines direct-manipulation vector editing with programming capabilities. More info, and a place to sign up for updates: https://tinyletter.com/cuttlexyz/archive