Vol VIII 1998-1999

Geombinatorics Quarterly Vol VIII

July 1998 to April 1999


Issue 1, Issue 2, Issue 3, Issue 4


Table of Contents

July 1998 (Volume VIII, Issue 1)

Editors Page………………………………………………………………………………………148

New Essays

 

  • On the Diameters of Sets with Maximum Number of Unit Distances
    By Peter Brass…………………………………………………………………………………149

 

  • How many Triangles?
    By Branko Grünbaum.…………………………………………………………………………………………154

 

 

  • Packing Clones in Convex Figures
    By Alexander Soifer.…………………………………………………………………………………………….166

 

  • Chromatic-Number-Type Theorems are Logically Non- Trivial
    By Wei Wang and Olga Koshelva.…………………………………………………………………………169

 

 

Table of Contents

October 1998 (Volume VIII, Issue 2)

Editors Page…………………………………………………………………………………………………….36

New Essays

 

  • Self intersections of Polygons
    By Branko Grünbaum………………………………………………………………………37

 

  • On Geometry of Radio Antenna Placements
    By Olga Koshelva……………………………………………………………………………46

 

  • On a Partition of Sets into Homothetic Parts
    By Aleksandr V. Kuz’minykh………………………………………………………………50

 

  • A Box in a Grid
    By Werner W.A. Raffke……………………………………………………………………55

Book Reviews

  • The Man Who Loved Only Numbers: The Story of Paul Erdös and Search for Mathematical Truth, By Paul Hoffman
    By Alexander Soifer.…………………………………………………………………………………………61

 

      New Books………………………………………………………………………………………………..65

 

 

Table of Contents

January 1999 (Volume VII, Issue 3)

Editors Page…………………………………………………………………………………………………..72

                                   New Essays

 

  • Duplicate Distances in Subsets on Finite Planar Sets
    By Paul Erdos and Peter Fishburn.…………………………………………………………………….73

 

  • Selfinsections of Polyarcs
    By Branko Grünbaum.………………………………………………………………………………………78

 

 

New Books………………………………………………………………………………………93

 

Table of Contents

April 1999 (Volume VIII, Issue 4)

Editors Page…………………………………………………………………………………………………100

  New Essays

  • Heesch Tiles with Surround Numbers 3 and 4
    By Erich Friedman.………………………………………………………………………………………….101

 

  • The Search for Symmetric Venn Diagrams
    By Branko Grünbaum……………………………………………………………………104

 

  • Packing Triangles in Triangles
    By Alexander Soifer………………………………………………………………………110

 

  • Locating the Whole Patters in Better than Locating its Pieces: A Geometric Explanation of an Empirical Phenomenon
    By Scott A. Starks and Vladik Kreinovich………………………………………………116

 

Recent Books………………………………………………………………………………………………………..122