About polyhedra.mathmos.net

Authorship and Copyright

The polyhedra.mathmos.net site was conceived and written by Robert Whittaker. This includes all the images, text, and computed data. The copyright rests with the author, but the material may be used under the terms of the Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 2.5 Creative Commons License.

Standards Compliance

The web pages are written to conform to the XHTML 1.0 (strict) and CSS level 2 standards. Work is on-going to ensure that the site is accessible as possible to all users. To this end, steps have been take to follow the WAI's Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 1.0.

Rendered Images

The polyhedra images were rendered using POV-Ray Ray-tracing software. The scene files were written specially for this project, and may be made available if requested. The colouring was achieve by positioning three coloured lights on the coordinate axes (and artificially eliminating any shadows).