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Periodic simple tilings as models for monodisperse foams

Gabbrielli, R (Università degli Studi di Trento)
Thursday 27 February 2014, 12:05-12:30

Seminar Room 1, Newton Institute


Co-authors: Olaf Delgado-Friedrichs (ANU), Michael O'Keeffe (ASU), Davide M. Proserpio (University of Milan)

We ran a combinatorial search based on the computational tiling theory developed by Delaney, Delgado-Friedrichs, Dress and Huson aimed at the construction of periodic simple tilings of increasing complexity. Periodic tilings containing only tiles with 12 to 16 faces and 4, 5 and 6-sided faces have been considered. All Euclidean tilings with up to 11 crystallographically distinct kinds of vertices have been enumerated.

Related Links: • - Classification of periodic foams


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