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Tag Archives: Haskell
A few words about PWW #33: subset permutations
My previous post showed four rows of diagrams, where the th row (counting from zero) has diagrams with dots. The diagrams in the th row depict all possible paths that start at the top left dot, end at the top … Continue reading
Stars of the Mind’s Sky with Diagrams
A few weeks ago, Paul Salomon posted a really beautiful work of mathematical art on his blog, Lost In Recursion: Stars of the Mind’s Sky, by Paul Salomon He included a precise mathematical description of the image, and I naturally … Continue reading
Posted in geometry, group theory, pictures, programming
Tagged art, diagrams, Haskell, polygon, star, visualization
9 Comments
Diagrams!
Over the past few years I’ve written quite a few posts with images generated by a library I (now along with many others) wrote. Most famously, this is how I created those factorization diagrams. But I’ve used it in many … Continue reading
More factorization diagrams
My post on factorization diagrams from a month ago turned out to be (unexpectedly) quite popular! I got ten times as many hits as usual the day it was published, and since then quite a few other people have created … Continue reading
Posted in arithmetic, links, pictures, primes, programming, recursion
Tagged diagrams, factorization, Haskell
15 Comments
Factorization diagrams
In an idle moment a while ago I wrote a program to generate "factorization diagrams". Here’s 700: It’s easy to see (I hope), just by looking at the arrangement of dots, that there are in total. Here’s how I did … Continue reading
Posted in arithmetic, pictures, primes, programming, recursion
Tagged diagrams, factorization, Haskell
72 Comments
utube
[This is the eighth in a series of posts on the decadic numbers (previous posts: A curiosity, An invitation to a funny number system, What does "close to" mean?, The decadic metric, Infinite decadic numbers, More fun with infinite decadic … Continue reading
Posted in computation, convergence, infinity, iteration, modular arithmetic, number theory, programming
Tagged decadic, Haskell, idempotent, streaming, u
2 Comments
Learn You a Haskell!
I have written several times before about using the Haskell programming language as a tool for exploring mathematics, but until now I had no good recommendation for people who were interested in learning it for that purpose (Real World Haskell … Continue reading
Prime Time in Haskell
In a recent blog post, Patrick Vennebush of Math Jokes 4 Mathy Folks noted that 2011 can be expressed as a sum of consecutive prime numbers, and challenged his readers to work out how. He also posed a couple further … Continue reading
Posted in arithmetic, number theory, primes, programming
Tagged consecutive, Haskell, primes, sum
8 Comments
mbracelets code
[15 January 2013: updated code to work with the latest versions of fgl and graphviz. Thanks to Conal Elliott for the updates!] By popular demand, here is the Haskell code I used to generate the images in my previous post. … Continue reading
Posted in arithmetic, computation, links, pictures, programming
Tagged bracelets, graph, graphviz, Haskell, literate
3 Comments