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Title Geometry - intuitive, discrete, and convex : a tribute to Laszlo Fejes Toth / Imre Bárány, Károly J. Böröczky, Gábor Fejes Tóth, János Pach, editors
Published Berlin ; New York : Springer ; Budapest : Janos Bolyai Mathematical Society, [2013]


Description 1 online resource (389 pages) : illustrations
Series Bolyai society mathematical studies, 1217-4696 ; 24
Bolyai Society mathematical studies ; 24. 1217-4696
Contents List of publications of László Fejes Tóth -- Atoms for parallelohedra / J. Akiyama, M. Kobayashi, H. Nakagawa, G. Nakamura and I. Sato -- Tarski's plank problem revisited / K. Bezdek -- Dense packing of space with various convex solids / A. Bezdek -- Geometric problems on coverage in sensor networks / P. Brass -- Applications of an idea of Voronoĭ, a report / P.M. Gruber -- Uniform polyhedrals / B. Grünbaum -- Geometric transversal theory: T(3)-families in the plane / A.F. Holmsen -- Transversals, topology and colorful geometric results / L. Montejano -- Survey on decomposition of multiple coverings / J. Pach, D. Pálvölgyi and G. Tóth -- Hanani-Tutte and related results / M. Schaefer -- Extremal properties of random mosaics / R. Schneider -- Conflict-free coloring and its application / S. Smorodinsky
Summary The present volume is a collection of a dozen survey articles, dedicated to the memory of the famous Hungarian geometer, László Fejes Tóth, on the 99th anniversary of his birth. Each article reviews recent progress in an important field in intuitive, discrete, and convex geometry. The mathematical work and perspectives of all editors and most contributors of this volume were deeply influenced by László Fejes Tóth
Notes "In the summer of 2008, the editors of the present volume organized a well attended conference at the Rényi Institute of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences to commemorate the highly influential work and character of László Fejes Tóth (1915-2005), one of the best known Hungarian geometers of all time, who served as a director of the Institute for thirteen years."--Preface
International conference proceedings
Memorial volume
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 386-388)
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Subject Fejes Tóth, L
Fejes Tóth, László 1915-2005
Discrete geometry -- Congresses
Convex geometry -- Congresses
Combinatorial geometry -- Congresses
MATHEMATICS -- Geometry -- General.
Combinatorial geometry.
Convex geometry.
Discrete geometry.
Genre/Form Electronic books
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Bárány, Imre, editor
Böröczky, K., editor
Fejes Tóth, G., honouree
Pach, János, editor
Bolyai János Matematikai Társulat.
ISBN 9783642414985