15 struts

15 StrutsEdit

15 strut tensegrity constructions are not obvious and were not explored by the original tensegrity researchers. They were later discovered via evolutionary or other form-finding techniques. Hod Lipson's evolutionary form-finding program developed one such model, shown below.


 
15 strut tensegrity structure generated by evolutionary software by Hod Lipson.
 
15 strut tensegrity structure generated by evolutionary software by Hod Lipson.