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Patchwork

  • Jin Akiyama
  • Kiyoko Matsunaga
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Abstract

Look, there are a lot of patchwork quilts here (Fig. 3.1.1). Making patchwork quilts is a process of sewing different shapes (and designs) of pieces of cloths together to make one connected cloth, right?

Keywords

Base Length Algorithmic Proof Connected Cloth Patchwork Quilt Identical Rectangle 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jin Akiyama
    • 1
  • Kiyoko Matsunaga
    • 2
  1. 1.Tokyo University of ScienceTokyoJapan
  2. 2.YokohamaJapan

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