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Hirsch Wars Episode 2: Attack of the Prismatoids

Algebra & Discrete Mathematics

Speaker: Paco Santos, University of Cantabria
Location: 2112 MSB
Start time: Thu, Oct 13 2011, 3:10PM

This second lecture discusses the details of Francisco Santos' 2010 counterexample to the original Hirsch conjecture, based on some fascinating polytopes called Prismatoids.

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