I googled “boundaryfunctions”…

…just for the fun of it. This is what came  out:

Boundary Functions

is a an interactive media installation by artist Scott Snibbe. I like it very much, have a look:

Boundary Functions

is Ted Kaczynski‘s doctor thesis [abstract] from 1967. It was too difficult for the readers like Maxwell Reade from Kaczynskis’s dissertation committee:

I would guess that maybe 10 or 12 people in the country understood or appreciated it.  – Maxwell Reade [src]

Ted Kaczynski

Forensic sketch of the Unabomber by Jeanne Boylan

However, Kaczynski is known better for being the Unabomber than for his mathematical works. By the way, there is an excellent documentation about the Unabomber, the social history of his time and technological optimism by Lutz Dammbeck called “The Net” [imdb]. It’s a must see and you can even find it on youtube.


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