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SRdeformations :: simplexDim

simplexDim -- The dimension of a face inside the vertex simplex.

Synopsis

Description

The dimension of a face inside the vertex simplex, i.e., the number of vert F minus 1.

i1 : R=QQ[x_0..x_4];
i2 : C=simplex R;
i3 : F=C.fc_2_0

o3 = x x x
      0 1 2

o3 : face with 3 vertices
i4 : simplexDim F

o4 = 2

See also

Ways to use simplexDim :

For the programmer

The object simplexDim is a method function.