This page uses the technique of ray tracing (via
Povray) to plot algebraic surfaces,
i.e., surfaces defined by implicit algebraic equations.
This technique gives excellent results, but requires a relatively
important amount of time for the computation. You are therefore asked to
be patient, and not to ask for plots of too high quality (size and
fluidity of animation).
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- Description: visualize implicit algebraic surfaces by ray tracing. Serveur Wims de l'ESPE-Nice-Toulon - Université de Nice - Sophia Antipolis
- Keywords: interactive mathematics, interactive math, server side interactivity, geometry, algebra, algebraic_geometry, surfaces,graphing,equations