Hilbert's 18th problem and the Gottingen town library

Huylebrouck, Dirk; Mohring, Willi
June 1998
Mathematical Intelligencer;Summer98, Vol. 20 Issue 3, p43
Academic Journal
Presents information on the design of the tiling above the main entrance of the Gottingen town library in Germany. Mathematical analysis of the tiling; Information on the designer of the tiles; Significance of the tiles' design.


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