On the Kissing Numbers of Some Special Convex Bodies
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- Larman, D. & Zong, C. Discrete Comput Geom (1999) 21: 233. doi:10.1007/PL00009418
In this note the kissing numbers of octahedra, rhombic dodecahedra and elongated octahedra are determined. In high dimensions, an exponential lower bound for the kissing numbers of superballs is achieved.