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Quantifying aesthetic beauty through its dimensions: a case study on trochoids

Noor Deenina Haji Mohamed Salleh, Somnuk Phon Amnuaisuk
2015 International Journal of Knowledge Engineering and Soft Data Paradigms  
This paper examines the aesthetic dimensions of the patterns generated from trochoids. A virtual trochoid was implemented and its parameters were varied to generate various patterns.  ...  This was further analysed using Arnheims theory of compositional weight, where size, colour, negative space and central perceptual force determines whether the trochoids had a sense of unity in its composition  ...  of beauty in its dimension?  ... 
doi:10.1504/ijkesdp.2015.073479 fatcat:ntbjl7mpfraellsio3bxx4qfx4

Shaping the Victorian Navy- experiment, experience and the culture of expertise in naval architecture

Don Leggett
The growth of this group's xvi authority took place through a series of public controversies, institutional and social reorderings of knowledge and power, and depended on the ability of social networks  ...  The Victorian Admiralty depended on public trust, and as such many of its ships were conceived, like the 6 John Beeler, Birth of the battleship: British capital ship design 1870-1881 (Chatham, 2001); Andrew  ...  time', Russell explained, 'a man who wishes to know a subject thoroughly will do well to study it upon any scale on which he may have the opportunity of studying it' 93 Russell's response to Experiment  ... 
doi:10.22024/unikent/01.02.86411 fatcat:exsspgag5rcs7mjzmhnig3zjha