The seventeen wallpaper groups
Degree GrantorUniversity of Canterbury
Degree NameBachelor of Science with Honours
Wallpaper patterns are categorised into lattices. A case-by-case analysis of each group of orthogonal transformations which preserve a lattice is used to develop the seventeen wallpaper groups. All the elements of each wallpaper group are described and their uniqueness is demonstrated.
SubjectsField of Research::01 - Mathematical Sciences::0101 - Pure Mathematics::010104 - Combinatorics and Discrete Mathematics (excl. Physical Combinatorics)
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