https://softmath.seas.harvard.edu/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/saw-lady.webp 1366 2048 Academic Web Pages /wp-content/uploads/2018/09/clear.png Academic Web Pages2022-05-01 16:54:222022-07-08 20:29:49You hear the musical saw. These mathematicians heard geometry.
You hear the musical saw. These mathematicians heard geometry.
A scientist who has studied falling playing cards, coiling rope and other phenomena has now analyzed what transforms a carpenter’s tool into a sonorous instrument.
Geometric control of topological dynamics in a singing saw. Suraj Shankar, Petur Bryde and L. Mahadevan. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, Vol. 119 | No. 17 [ONLINE ARTICLE] [DOI] [View PDF] [Download PDF]