The cosmic spiderweb: equivalence of cosmic, architectural and origami tessellations

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Neyrinck, Mark C.; Hidding, Johan; Konstantatou, Marina; van de Weygaert, Rien;
(2018)
  • Publisher: The Royal Society Publishing
  • Journal: Royal Society Open Science,volume 5,issue 4 (eissn: 2054-5703)
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  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC5936902, doi: 10.1098/rsos.171582
  • Subject: Research Article | Computer Science - Computational Geometry | 1000 | computational geometry | LARGE-SCALE STRUCTURE | cosmology: theory | Physics - Popular Physics | 177 | ZELDOVICH APPROXIMATION | WEB | To be checked by Faculty | MODEL | 53 | large-scale structure of the Universe | cosmic web | Astronomy | VOIDS | Astrophysics - Cosmology and Nongalactic Astrophysics | 1006 | graphic statics | reciprocal diagrams | UNIVERSE | INITIAL-CONDITIONS | RECONSTRUCTION | STATISTICS
    arxiv: Astrophysics::Cosmology and Extragalactic Astrophysics

For over twenty years, the term 'cosmic web' has guided our understanding of the large-scale arrangement of matter in the cosmos, accurately evoking the concept of a network of galaxies linked by filaments. But the physical correspondence between the cosmic web and stru... View more