# The tilings package

Substitution tilings. The term substitution, in connection with tilings, describes a simple but powerful method to produce tilings with many interesting properties.

The main idea is to use a finite set of building blocks called prototiles, an expanding linear map (the inflation factor), and a rule how to dissect each scaled tile into copies of the original prototiles.

For some examples of substitution tilings, and a glossary of terminology,
see the *tilings encyclopedia*
at http://tilings.math.uni-bielefeld.de/

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## Properties

Version | 0.1 |
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Dependencies | base (>=4 && <6) |

License | BSD3 |

Author | Claude Heiland-Allen |

Maintainer | claudiusmaximus@goto10.org |

Category | Math |

Home page | https://gitorious.org/tilings |

Upload date | Wed May 25 18:46:02 UTC 2011 |

Uploaded by | ClaudeHeilandAllen |

Downloads | 116 total (11 in last 30 days) |

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