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* ''Avra Laarakker'': '''Properties of Digit Sets and Dilation Matrices using Sage'''. Given a dilation matrix A, and a digit set D, want to see visually if a tiling of Z^n is possible.

Sage days 9 Student Projects

Please add your project to this list. Follow the examples that are already there.

  • Mclean Edwards, Scott Zhou: BFGS Iterates. Plotting iterates, in an interactive manner, of the celebrated BFGS method for the minimization of nonconvex and convex functions. Comparison of sage, jyscript/piscript, and our own python-based solutions.

  • Jakub Marecek: Toy Integer Programming Solver. A very limited integer programming solver for instances with 3 variables, but complete with several primal heuristics in use today, and visualising the workings nicely. (Java & vtkHull?)

  • Aurel Meyer: Symmetry groups of polytopes. Graphics to illustrate that all symmetry groups of regular polytopes are finite Coxeter groups.

  • Yair Go1dberg: 3D Graphing in PiScript. Plotting 3 dimensional functions in PiScript.

  • Steve Kieffer: Algebra sketches. Tools with which to produce sketches of a kind often drawn on blackboards to illustrate algebraic structures.

  • Michael Lamoureux: EasyBalls. A 2D animation of colliding balls, maybe with gravity, maybe with E&M if I can get the 3D in there.

  • Ryan Hoban: Hyperbolic Geometry. Using sage to draw geometric structures in the Hyperbolic plane.

  • Sébastien Labbé: Combinatorics on words.

    1. Use colors and @interact of sage to study equations on words.
    2. Use jyscript and jython to create a java applet to illustrate Christoffel words
    3. Add gridlines support for show() in sage. Franco Saliola improved *a lot* my initial patch by changing it all (!!) and added many options to make it work like in Matematica. See [http://trac.sagemath.org/sage_trac/ticket/3825 Ticket #3825]

  • Arnaud Bergeron: Better adaptive plotting in Sage. At William's request, I am working on better adaptive refinement for Sage's plot() command.

* Avra Laarakker: Properties of Digit Sets and Dilation Matrices using Sage. Given a dilation matrix A, and a digit set D, want to see visually if a tiling of Z^n is possible.

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