Unfolding Manhattan Towers
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Computational Geometry, ISSN: 0925-7721, Vol: 40, Issue: 2, Page: 102-114
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- Computer Science; Mathematics; Unfolding; Orthogonal; Genus-zero; Polyhedron; Computer Sciences; Geometry and Topology
We provide an algorithm for unfolding the surface of any orthogonal polyhedron that falls into a particular shape class we call Manhattan Towers, to a nonoverlapping planar orthogonal polygon. The algorithm cuts along edges of a 4×5×1 refinement of the vertex grid.