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Figures of Constant Width

  • Horst MartiniEmail author
  • Luis Montejano
  • Déborah Oliveros
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Abstract

In this chapter, bodies of constant width in the plane are studied. We call them figures of constant width. In studying them, it is important to recall from Section  3.1 that the concepts “normal”, “binormal”, “diameter”, and “diametral chord” coincide.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Horst Martini
    • 1
    Email author
  • Luis Montejano
    • 2
  • Déborah Oliveros
    • 2
  1. 1.Faculty of MathematicsChemnitz University of TechnologyChemnitzGermany
  2. 2.Instituto de MatemáticasUniversidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Campus JuriquillaQuerétaroMéxico

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