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The Mathematical Intelligencer

, Volume 18, Issue 4, pp 56–66 | Cite as

The mathematical tourist

  • Ian Stewart
  • D. Huylebrouck
  • David Horowitz
  • K. H. Kuo
  • David E. Kullman
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Wall Post Penrose Tiling Mathematical Tourist Lunar Calendar Aperiodic Tiling 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ian Stewart
    • 1
  • D. Huylebrouck
    • 1
  • David Horowitz
    • 2
  • K. H. Kuo
    • 3
  • David E. Kullman
    • 4
  1. 1.OstendsBelgium
  2. 2.Department of MathematicsGolden West CollegeHuntington BeachUSA
  3. 3.BeijingChina
  4. 4.Department of Mathematics and StatisticsMiami UniversityOxfordUSA

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