The blob in all its glory:
Bretzel surface. It would make a nice case if you filled in the central cavity with something interesting. http : // virtualmathmuseum.org/Surface/bretzel2/bretzel2.html Bretzel5,agenus5tubearoundtwointersectingellipses:f(x,y,z):=((x2+y2/4−1)·(x2/4+y2−1))2+z2/2.
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1; # Prevent Octave from thinking that this is a function # though one is defined here # This is a splat shaped blob, but symmetrical function w = f(x2,y2,z2,c,r,e) x = (x2-c(1))/r(1); y = (y2-c(2))/r(2); z = (z2-c(3))/r(3); # function at origin must be <0, and >0 far enough away. w=0 defines the surface w=((x.^2 + (y.^2)/4 - 1).*((x.^2)/4 + y.^2 - 1)).^2 + z.^2/2 - 0.0./(x.^4 + y.^4 + z.^4)-0.15 ; endfunction;GNU Octave