Tumbling Bucky Ball

A MATLAB® function that displays Bucky Ball (Fullerene) tumbling in space.


Updated 1 Sep 2016

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The Bucky Ball consists of pentagons and hexagons. This program displays the edges tumbling slowly in space. It requires file 10237 (perms.m)

Cite As

Bill McKeeman (2023). Tumbling Bucky Ball (https://www.mathworks.com/matlabcentral/fileexchange/10329-tumbling-bucky-ball), MATLAB Central File Exchange. Retrieved .

MATLAB Release Compatibility
Created with R2006a
Compatible with any release
Platform Compatibility
Windows macOS Linux

Inspired by: perms

Inspired: Tumbling Carbon chain molecule Stand-Alone conversion

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Version Published Release Notes

Updated license

small change to presentation page, no change to software

Fix problem with 2009a, follow some MLINT advice