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Title: Wallpaper Groups: The Discontinuous Groups of Rotation and Translation in the Plane
Url: http://xahlee.info/Wallpaper_dir/c0_WallPaper.html
Creator: Lee, Xah
Publisher: xahlee.org
Description: An undergraduate tutorial on wallpaper groups, with illustrations of the 17 wallpapers groups and a wallpaper gallery. Technically, the derivation of all discontinuous groups of rotation and translation in the plane. Contents include: Some Theorems on Rotation and Translation; The Discontinuous Groups of Rotation and Translation in the Plane; Derivation and Classification of Groups; Appendix: The 17 Wallpaper Groups (with a Wallpaper gallery); and References and Related Web Sites. Hosted by the Math Forum.
LC Classification: Science -- Mathematics -- Algebra -- Combinatorics. Combinatorial analysis -- Design and configurations -- Tessellation and tiling
Science -- Mathematics -- Geometry -- Algebraic geometry -- Transformations, correspondences, and general methods for algebraic configurations
Science -- Mathematics -- Geometry -- Analytic geometry -- Plane. Conic sections
Science -- Mathematics -- Study and teaching. Research
GEM Subject: Mathematics
Mathematics -- Instructional issues
Mathematics -- Geometry
Key Concept: Mathematics -- Patterns
Mathematics -- Planes
Date Issued: 2000-02-09
Resource Type: Mathematics Materials
Reading Materials
Format: html
Audience: College/University Instructors
Higher Education
Technical School First Cycle
Technical School Second Cycle
University First Cycle
University Postgrad
University Second Cycle
Vocational Training
Language: English
Rights: Xah Lee
Access Rights: Free access
Source: Math Forum
Full Record Views: 32
Resource URL Clicks: 2
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