that's me in Gent (1940) and 73 years later at Pythagoras statue on the island of Samos |
## Herman SERRASDepartment of Mathematical AnalysisFaculty of Engineering and Architecture Ghent University Ghent (Belgium) |
CLICK HERE if you want to read something about the construction of the dodecahedron! |

My own pages:

- Golden section - Golden Triangle - Pentagon and Pentagram - Dodecahedron
- The Platonic polyhedra inscribed in a sphere or a cube
- More about the dodecahedron and icosahedron
- A nice combination of the five Platonic solids
- The four regular non-convex polyhedra (Kepler-Poinsot)
- Pythagoras' theorem: a proof bij rearrangement
- The quadratrix:
*trisection of an angle*and*squaring the circle* - Mathematics on the "Ritratto di Frà Luca Pacioli"
- Smoothly rolling polygonal wheels
- Elliptical billiard tables
- Barth sextic and decic surface
- How impossible is Penrose's
*tribar*? - Hipparchus, Mercator and Mathematical Analysis
*(Only in Dutch)* - Apparent daily movement of the sun
*(Only in Dutch)*

- My non-mathematical image gallery

LINKS to other pages concerning:

- General mathematical subjects
- Raytracing
- Science and art

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