3DXM Plane Curve Gallery

Ancient Curves


Circle

Conics

Parabola

Ellipse

Hyperbola

Conchoid

Cissoid

Cubic

Classical Curves

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Folium Of Descartes

Tractrix

Cassinian Oval

Lemniscate

Limacon

Nephroid Of Freeth

Cycloidal Curves


Cardioid

Nephroid
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Deltoid
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Astroid

Hypotrochoid

Cycloid
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Epicycloids and Hypocycloids

Modern Curves


Sine

Lissajous

Catenary

Clothoid

Tacnodal Quartic

Spirals


Archimedean Spiral

Log Spiral

Misc

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Convex Curves
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Curvature Function Curve

About Plane Curves

Plane_Curves.pdf

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