New twist on sofa problem that stumped mathematicians and furniture movers

Most of us have struggled with the mathematical puzzle known as the "moving sofa problem." It poses a deceptively simple question: What is the largest sofa that can pivot around an L-shaped hallway corner?

New twist on sofa problem that stumped mathematicians and furniture movers

Most of us have struggled with the mathematical puzzle known as the "moving sofa problem." It poses a deceptively simple question: What is the largest sofa that can pivot around an L-shaped ...

Mon 20 Mar 17 from Phys.org

New Twist on Sofa Problem That Stumped Mathematicians and Furniture Movers, Mon 20 Mar 17 from Eurekalert

The perfect shaped couch to move round a tight corner

Mathematician Professor Dan Romik at UC Davis in California has tackled a twist on the moving sofa problem with a design of an 'ambidextrous sofa'.

Tue 21 Mar 17 from Daily Mail

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