PolygonFlux 1.1


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PolygonFlux lets you experience the flow of energy inside a polygon. In simplest terms, it shows the path of a point reflected repeatedly inside a regular polygon of your choice, instantly generating a pattern of tens, hundreds, or thousands of lines.

You control the location of the emitter and its direction. The flux is determined by the Law of Reflection "The angle of reflection is equal to the angle of incidence" meaning that the point leaves a side at the same angle it came in on like a billiard ball deflects off a bumper on a pool table, or a light ray reflects off a mirror.

You can choose a triangle, square, pentagon, hexagon, or polygon with up to 14 sides! You can choose from a dozen themes for the lines that trace the path of the point. You can add your "fluxagons" to a scrollable album for later experimentation, send them in Mail, or save them in Photos to use like any other image.

PolygonFlux is based on "Polygonal Billiards", an active area of geometric research. We hope it will be used by teachers to demonstrate, and by students to explore.

PolygonFlux can be used just for fun to explore the esthetic variation of patterns created by lines, colors, and shadows.

PolygonFlux dynamically and gracefully combines Art, Science, and Technology.

REVIEWS

"I love it. It's just a beautiful toy, but one of those I might use more than one time. I believe this one does not easily get boring. One really needs to use the real app, no screenshot can carry the feeling of changing the position of the spot and the sudden changes in shape of the resulting structure. I find this app especially appealing because it's so minimalistic, but still full of features." -- Friedrich Romstedt

Requires iOSĀ 5.1 or later. Compatible with iPad.

PolygonFlux is a free trial software application from the Kids subcategory, part of the Education category. The app is currently available in English and it was last updated on 2012-01-11. The program can be installed on iOS.

PolygonFlux (version 1.1) has a file size of 1.89 MB and is available for download from our website. Just click the green Download button above to start. Until now the program was downloaded 1 times. We already checked that the download link to be safe, however for your own protection we recommend that you scan the downloaded software with your antivirus.

Program Details



General

 
Publisher JOHN MILLER
Released Date 2012-01-11
Languages English

Category

 
Category Education
Subcategory Kids

System requirements

 
Operating systems ios

Download information

 
File size 1.89 MB
Total downloads 1

Pricing

 
License model Free Trial
Price $0.99

Version History



Here you can find the changelog of PolygonFlux since it was posted on our website on 2016-09-29. The latest version is 1.1 and it was updated on soft112.com on 2017-07-01. See below the changes in each version:

version 1.1

posted on 2012-01-11






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Release Date: 2012-01-11
Publisher: JOHN MILLER
Operating System: ios
Type: Free Trial