Discrete & Computational Geometry

, Volume 40, Issue 2, pp 214–240

A Dense Packing of Regular Tetrahedra

Article

Abstract

We construct a dense packing of regular tetrahedra, with packing density D>.7786157.

Keywords

Crystallography Packing Regular solid Hilbert problem 

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© Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2008

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of MathematicsUniversity of MichiganAnn ArborUSA

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