Geometry: Gallery of Surfaces
Over 30 minimal surfaces (constant mean curvature of 0).
Surfaces showing the Projective Plane
Spherical Surfaces (K = 1)
Pseudospherical surfaces (K = -1)
CMC Surfaces (H = 1)
Famous Algebraic Surfaces
Computer Graphics Toy Surfaces
The following surfaces have no mathematical significance. They are more for the looks.
• Programs and supporting files used on this site.
• References and related websites
Almost all the images and surface data on this site are from Richard Palais's 3D-XplorMath software. I like to thank Richard for much of his personal help and encouragement over the years. I also like to thank Hermann Karcher for his help and some of his math expositions used on this website.
See also: A Visual Dictionary of Special Plane Curves