Voronoi Tissue

Year: 
2018
Ranking: 
Entrant
Artist: 
James Giammona (Graduate Student)
Department: 
Physics
Lab: 
Campas Lab

Description

What shapes do cells make when they combine together into tissues? Here, we simulate the arrangements of cells in a custom made program. We place planes in the middle between each and every cell and what you see above is the result. This technique is known as a Voronoi tessellation.

CSEP CNSI Schuller Lab UCSB