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Hyperbolic Geometry: Poincaré Disc Tessellation How-to

Background Figuring out how to draw lines in hyperbolic space is pretty straightforward.  It’s just some basic geometry and the details are easy to find with a little searching.   What is not so easy to find is the details … Continue reading

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Hyperbolic Geometry: Poincaré Disc

One of the most common models used to visualize hyperbolic geometry is the Poincaré disc.  The Poincaré disc maps the point at infinity of a hyperbolic space to a circle where hyperbolic lines are represented as arcs of circles intersecting … Continue reading

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