Tables for
Volume B
Reciprocal space
Edited by U. Shmueli

International Tables for Crystallography (2010). Vol. B, ch. 4.6, p. 609   | 1 | 2 |


W. Steurera* and T. Haibacha

aLaboratory of Crystallography, Department of Materials, ETH Hönggerberg, HCI G 511, Wolfgang-Pauli-Strasse 10, CH-8093 Zurich, Switzerland
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A section of a Penrose tiling (thin lines) superposed by its τ-deflated tiling (above, thick lines) and by its [\tau^{2}]-deflated tiling (below, thick lines). In the middle, the inflation rule of the Penrose tiling is illustrated.