A counterexample to the rigidity conjecture for polyhedra

Robert Connelly

Publications Mathématiques de l'IHÉS (1977)

  • Volume: 47, page 333-338
  • ISSN: 0073-8301

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Connelly, Robert. "A counterexample to the rigidity conjecture for polyhedra." Publications Mathématiques de l'IHÉS 47 (1977): 333-338. <http://eudml.org/doc/103949>.

author = {Connelly, Robert},
journal = {Publications Mathématiques de l'IHÉS},
language = {eng},
pages = {333-338},
publisher = {Institut des Hautes Études Scientifiques},
title = {A counterexample to the rigidity conjecture for polyhedra},
url = {http://eudml.org/doc/103949},
volume = {47},
year = {1977},

AU - Connelly, Robert
TI - A counterexample to the rigidity conjecture for polyhedra
JO - Publications Mathématiques de l'IHÉS
PY - 1977
PB - Institut des Hautes Études Scientifiques
VL - 47
SP - 333
EP - 338
LA - eng
UR - http://eudml.org/doc/103949
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