Taiji variations: Yin and Yang in multiple dimensions
Browne, Cameron B. (2007) Taiji variations: Yin and Yang in multiple dimensions. Computers & Graphics, 31(1), pp. 142-146.
This paper briefly describes the historical background and geometric construction of the Taiji diagram, commonly known as the Yin-Yang symbol. Some examples of two- and three-dimensional variations are given based on alternative construction methods, including a simplified baseball curve with shape parameterized by a single variable. This curve is used to describe the standard Taiji ball, and introduce a new style of ball more in keeping with the Taiji's original design principles.
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|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Additional Information:||Figures are at the end of the author manuscript.|
|Keywords:||Taiji diagram, Yin and Yang, Simplified baseball curve, Fractal, Art|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > STUDIES IN CREATIVE ARTS AND WRITING (190000) > VISUAL ARTS AND CRAFTS (190500)
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > INFORMATION AND COMPUTING SCIENCES (080000) > COMPUTER SOFTWARE (080300)
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES (010000) > PURE MATHEMATICS (010100) > Algebraic and Differential Geometry (010102)
|Divisions:||Past > QUT Faculties & Divisions > Faculty of Science and Technology|
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2007 Elsevier|
|Copyright Statement:||Reproduced in accordance with the copyright policy of the publisher.|
|Deposited On:||03 Oct 2008 00:00|
|Last Modified:||09 Jun 2010 13:05|
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