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QuasiTiler (Gallery of Interactive Geometry)

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Author:Eugenio Durand; The Geometry Center
Description: Generate Penrose tilings or design your own nonperiodic tilings of the plane with this interactive application. In the process, you can select and visualize plane cross-sections of a lattice in anywhere from 3 up to 13 dimensions. Geometry of Quasicrystals - One dimension, 2 dimensions, n dimensions, Doing it by numbers, Quasicrystals; Using QuasiTiler - Tile display, Generating plane, Things to do with QuasiTiler.

Levels: Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12), College
Languages: English
Resource Types: Lesson Plans and Activities, Internet-Based Projects, Bibliographies
Math Topics: Symmetry/Tessellations

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