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In 1979 decorating work in a house in Vienna revealed a set of medieval frescoes depicting a cycle of songs by a 13th century poet, who was particularly fond of satirising the erotic relationships between knights and peasant maidens. The frescoes are of great historical significance, but they are badly damaged. In this article <b>Carola SchĂ¶nlieb</b> explores how mathematicians use the heat
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<p>In the late 14th century Michel Menschein, a wealthy Viennese cloth merchant, commissioned local artists to paint a series of frescoes on the walls of his banqueting hall. The paintings depicted a cycle of songs by <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Neidhart_von_Reuental">Neidhart von Reuental</a>, a 13th century <i>minnesinger</i>, who was particularly fond of satirising the erotic
relationships between knights and peasant maidens.<p><a href="http://plus.maths.org/content/restoring-profanity" target="_blank">read more</a></p>http://plus.maths.org/content/restoring-profanity#comments50CMSdifferential equationdigital photographyImage analysismathematics and artpartial differential equationSun, 01 Mar 2009 00:00:00 +0000plusadmin2355 at http://plus.maths.org/contentLet there be light... (but not too much!)
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Aquire the skills of a professional photographer thanks to some mathematical manipulation of your digital photos. </div>
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<p>Excitedly, you download the latest batch of photos off your digital camera only to find that last week's picnic watching a sensational sunset is shrouded in darkness, and your friend appreciating the view out of the window is reduced to a silhouette against a glaring sky.</p><p><a href="http://plus.maths.org/content/let-there-be-light-not-too-much" target="_blank">read more</a></p>http://plus.maths.org/content/let-there-be-light-not-too-much#commentscontrastdigital photographyGaussian blurImage analysisWed, 19 May 2004 23:00:00 +0000plusadmin2672 at http://plus.maths.org/content