Symmetry, Tesselations, and Escher Prints

UW MATH DAY, March 23, 2009

 

Title Page

 

Creating wallpaper patterns:FRIES(pgg); GHOSTS (p6)

More Wallpaper (tessellations) examples

 

Four Plane symmetries

 

Escherís symmetry prints fromM.C. Escher Official website

 

E53

 

Japanese Wallpaper patterns††

 

Alhambra symmetry patterns (controversial issue:are all 17 patterns there?! Check for yourself when you go to Granada)

 

Samples of ALL 17 Wallpaper groups (Crystallographic groups) with names:†† Birds; Geometric shapes