11481
EXPLORE
LATEST
ABOUT
AUTHORING AREA
PARTICIPATE
Your browser does not support JavaScript or it may be disabled!
Hyperbolic Paraboloid Embracing an Elliptic Paraboloid
This Demonstration shows two elliptic paraboloids that have one tangent point. One of these is modified to be a hyperbolic paraboloid, which results in a tangent curve.
Contributed by:
Alejandro R. Barroso
THINGS TO TRY
Rotate and Zoom in 3D
Gamepad Controls
Automatic Animation
SNAPSHOTS
RELATED LINKS
Elliptic Paraboloid
(
Wolfram
MathWorld
)
Hyperbolic Paraboloid
(
Wolfram
MathWorld
)
Tangent
(
Wolfram
MathWorld
)
PERMANENT CITATION
"
Hyperbolic Paraboloid Embracing an Elliptic Paraboloid
" from
the Wolfram Demonstrations Project
http://demonstrations.wolfram.com/HyperbolicParaboloidEmbracingAnEllipticParaboloid/
Contributed by:
Alejandro R. Barroso
Share:
Embed Interactive Demonstration
New!
Just copy and paste this snippet of JavaScript code into your website or blog to put the live Demonstration on your site.
More details »
Download Demonstration as CDF »
Download Author Code »
(preview »)
Files require
Wolfram
CDF Player
or
Mathematica
.
Related Demonstrations
More by Author
Elliptic Paraboloid
Jeff Bryant
Elliptic Hyperboloid of Two Sheets
Jeff Bryant
Elliptic Hyperboloid of One Sheet
Jeff Bryant
Normal Sections and Gauss Map for the Hyperbolic Paraboloid
Adrián Galdrán
Crazy Surfaces
Karl Scherer
Hyperboloid as a Ruled Surface
Bruce Atwood
Ellipsoid
Jeff Bryant
Cubes on a Hyperbolic Paraboloid
Sándor Kabai
Arc Length of the Hyperbolic Cosine
Bernard Vuilleumier
Gauss Map
Enrique Zeleny
Related Topics
3D Graphics
Analytic Geometry
Calculus
Differential Geometry
Surfaces
High School Advanced Calculus and Linear Algebra
High School Mathematics
Browse all topics
Note: To run this Demonstration you need Mathematica 7+ or the free Mathematica Player 7EX
Download or upgrade to
Mathematica Player 7EX
I already have
Mathematica Player
or
Mathematica 7+