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Re: minimal surfaces

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  • Subject: Re: minimal surfaces
  • From: "Bart M. ter Haar Romeny" <bart at>
  • Date: Tue, 16 Nov 1993 19:44:16 +0100 (MET)

> Has anyone out there used MMA to plot minimal surfaces?
> So far I only found Scherk's first surface in ImplicitPlot3D from
> MathSource. Thanks in advance for comments and suggestions.
> -=-----
> Christian Burger, Dept.of Phys.Chemistry, University of Marburg, Germany
> e-mail: burger at, (Phone|FAX): +49-6421-28-57(89|78)

There is a nice paper by Roman Maeder on this in the Mathematica
Journal, Volume 2, Issue 2, 1992, pp 25-30. The electronic supplement
has the package MinimalSurfaces.m and notebook
with it.

Have fun,
Bart M. ter Haar Romeny Ph.D.               E-mail: bart at
3D Computer Vision Research Group           Tel:    +31-30-506695/507772
University Hospital Utrecht, E02.222        Fax:    +31-30-513399
Heidelberglaan 100, 3584 CX Utrecht, The Netherlands

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