Amy C. Edmondson

A Fuller Explanation

Index
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I  cosahedron,
26,
39,
49   "dimpling,"
63   and geodesics,
236240
240242   jitterbug and,
161,
163164   net,
76   "outofphase" role,
164,
167169,
178,
180,
186,
216217   structural system,
6163   symmetry of,
73,
164166,
213
213215,
233,
262,
263   volume of,
163,
164   see also
Closepacked spheres;
Dymaxion Map;
Great circles, icosahedron as local shunting circuit;  
Shell systems;
Universe, "transUniverse" versus "locally operative system"  I  cosadodecahedron,
49  I  nfinity,
23   infinite straight line,
6,
84   infinite number of vertices in sphere,
1617,
79   see also
Straight line  I  ngber, Donald,
4,
257  I  nOut versus UpDown,
1920  I  nterprecessing,
121 124  I  ntertransformabilities,
46,
5052,
140143,
157,
189,
192,
204,
209,
210,
215218 
I  nvention,
141,
240,
258   gestation rates,
261262   inventor,
1   see also
Design science  I  nvisibility   invisible reality,
2,
14,
34,
163,
170,
172,
232,
246247,
250252,
256,
268   invisible Universe,
162,
250  I  sotropic vector matrix (IVM),
10,
127142 (Chapter 9),
143,
150,
159,  
164,
189,
192,
195197   alternating octahedra and tetrahedra,  
127128,
131134,
137,
146,
178,
189   cube and IVM,
137138139   equilibrium,
129   frame of reference,
140,
143 144,
146,
154157,
164165,
167,
170,
175,  
180181,
183,
185,
188,
204,
217,
229   IVM',
139,
140,
143,
150,
154,
180181   omnisymmetry,
129130,
137,
141,
165,
183,
189   omnitriangulation,
133   square crosssection of IVM,
133134   VE and IVM,
135; see also
Vector equilibrium and spacefilling   see also
Spacefilling   VM, see also
Isotropic vector matrix

J  itterbug  
complex of jitterbugs,
170, 171  
flexible VE model,
159,
169  
solidtriangle model,
169  
transformation,
159163,
169,
170,
174,
213,
216 
L  east common denominator (LCD),
189192,
195196,
198,
213218,
225,
234,
242243 
L  ee, Tsung Dao,
179 
L  esser circle,
206  
Tropic of Cancer,
206207 
L  everage,
12,
56 
L  ife, see
Pattern integrity 
L  ifesupport,
24,
268 
L  ocal holding patterns,
222,
228 
L  oeb, Arthur L.,
35,
10,
37,
4445,
4548,
51,
52,
60,
143,
147,
155,
167,
180,
185,
196197;  
see also
Space Structures 
M  acCready, Paul Gossamer Albatross,
246247 
M  althus, Thomas,
4,
268 
M  assachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT),
4,
5,
59,
65 
M  ercator projection,
263264 
M  ite,
195196,
199200,
202  
cubes and,
198200  
mirror symmetry of,
197198,
202  
rearrangement of,
202203  
rhombic dodecahedron and,
198200 
M  ore with less,
268269 
M  ozart,
58 
M  ultiplication by division,
143,
149,
154157
157158,
163,
178,
193,
212 
N  ature's coordinate system,
2,
9,
911,
16,
17,
24,
34,
67,
68,
84,
102,
193 
N  ests, see
Closepacked spheres 
N  et, polyhedral,
75,
76,
79,
193194 
N  eutral axis,
247 
N  uclear spheres,
100101,
105,
111,
201,
203  
removal of,
117118,
159,
164  
tetrahedron and nuclei,
112114,
120  
VE and nuclei,
114116,
118,
159  
see also
Closepacked spheres 
O  ctahedron,
38,
73,
139  
closepacked spheres and,
107,
108,
120  
jitterbug and,
161163  
net,
76  
octahedral cavities,
92,
107,
129,
132133,
150,
155,
166,
170,
178,
185  
structural system,
6164,
137  
symmetry of,
73,
93,
209211  
truncated see
tetrakaidecahedron  
see also
Isotropic vector matrix,
Bmodule 
O  ctant,
120,
137,
150153,
151,
178,
185,
190 
O  ctet symmetry, see
Symmetry 
O  ctet Truss,
1,
6364,
141142,
178,
198 
O  perational mathematics,
6,
8,
10,
24,
2930,
143,
146,
175,
219,
235  
operational procedure,
9,
18,
179,
193 
P  attern integrity,
54,
5659,
97  
life,
9,
5859  
knot,
5759  
"thinkable me,"
58  
wave,
5758,
171 
P  entagonal dodecahedron,
41,
49  
symmetry of,
41,
49,
168,
216 
P  hase changes, see
Solids  P  hilosophy (of Buckminster Fuller),
1,
32,
9799,
260,
269  
philosophy and geometry,
32 
P  i,
1517 
P  latonic polyhedra,
34,
45,
252  
derivation of,
3740
4043  
see also
Regular polyhedra Poles of spinnability,
44,
116,
208 
P  rinciple of angular topology,  
see
Angular topology 
P  rinciple of design covariables,
67 
Q  uantum,
28  
discrete quanta,
144,
205,
238  
edges (six) as one,
28,
59,
62,
63,
77,
125  
physics,
179  
units,
167  
see also
Amodule,
Bmodule 
R  egular polyhedra,
28,
3743,
52;  
see also
Platonic polyhedra 
R  hombic dodecahedron,
28,
5052,
218  
duality of,
51,
181182  
icosahedron and,
137  
IVM and,
137  
spacefilling property,
181182,
185  
spheric,
138140,
183,
198,
200,
204  
volume,
153,
154  
see also
Mite, rhombic dodecahedron and
Mites 
R  hombic triacontahedron,
26,
216,
225 
R  hombicuboctahedron,
155 
R  hombohedron,
135,
180,
185186

