Journal of Mathematical Sciences

, Volume 149, Issue 1, pp 971–995 | Cite as

A method for solving the problem of isometric realization of developments

  • S. N. Mikhalev


We suggest a new algorithmic solution for the problem of isometric realization of developments. For any development, a system of polynomial equations is composed such that its solutions are, in some sense, in bijective correspondence with all possible isometric realizations of the development. An important advantage of this method is the fact that it can be used in practical computations.


Dihedral Angle Polynomial Equation Simplicial Complex Hamiltonian Cycle Boundary Edge 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Moscow State UniversityRussia

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