Impossible-Seeming Surfaces Confirmed Decades After Conjecture | Quanta Magazine
Using ideas borrowed from graph theory, two mathematicians have shown that extremely complex surfaces are easy to traverse.
“This time, they succeeded, posting their paper online on July 12.
“It was really surprising that this thing I gave my Ph.D. student I thought was some easy thing, it turned out to be really important,” said Magee. “More important than I ever thought it would be.””Posted on 2022-06-07T00:28:08+0000