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Title

Families of plane curves with a constant arc length
Author

Tilak de Alwis
Organization: Southeastern Louisiana University
Department: Department of Mathematics
Journal / Anthology

Innovation in Mathematics: Proceedings of the Second International Mathematica Symposium
Year: 1997
Page range: 37-44
Description

In this paper, we will consider envelopes of several types of one parameter families of curves in the first quadrant with a constant arc length. One can use Mathematica to get various information on these envelopes.
Subject

*Mathematics > Geometry > Plane Geometry