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Title: Cut-and-project tilings constructed from crystallographic tilings
Author: Alzahrani, H.
ISNI:       0000 0004 6059 6539
Awarding Body: University of Liverpool
Current Institution: University of Liverpool
Date of Award: 2016
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Abstract:
An important method to construct aperiodic tilings is the method of canonical projection from higher dimensional lattices. Lattices are the orbits of special type of crystallographic groups. For example, Penrose tilings can be obtained from a lattice tiling of E5, by the cut-and project method. Developing a mathematical theory of crystallographic tilings and generalising the method of canonical projection to other crystallographic groups than lattices. Using this method one can hope to construct (interesting), completely new types of aperiodic tilings.
Supervisor: Not available Sponsor: Not available
Qualification Name: Thesis (Ph.D.) Qualification Level: Doctoral
EThOS ID: uk.bl.ethos.706914  DOI: Not available
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