Siberian Mathematical Journal

, Volume 47, Issue 4, pp 710–713 | Cite as

A short proof of rigidity of convex polytopes

  • Igor Pak


We present a much simplified proof of Dehn’s theorem on the infinitesimal rigidity of convex polytopes. Our approach is based on the ideas of Trushkina [1] and Schramm [2].


convex polytope infinitesimal rigidity Dehn theorem 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Igor Pak
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  1. 1.Massachusetts Institute of TechnologyCambridgeUSA

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