New York Journal of Mathematics
Volume 12 (2006) 157-167


Robert Lopez and Tracy Borawski Baker

The double bubble problem on the cone

Published: July 20, 2006
Keywords: Double bubble, isoperimetric, cone, least perimeter, perimeter minimizing
Subject: 53A10

We characterize perimeter-minimizing double bubbles on a two-dimensional cone as either two concentric circles or a circle lens.

We are grateful to Williams College and the National Science Foundation for their funding and facilities, making this research opportunity possible.

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Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Williams College, Williamstown, MA 01267,