Wednesday, 26 August 2009

Fibonacci Tiling

Aloe plant, the leaves are arranged in the form of a golden spiral, based on Fibonacci numbers
Picture from CSSNZ

A Fibonacci tiling of the plane

Grasshopper definiton of the tiling for download

I found this picture of Nicholas Grimshaw's Eden project on Katie Bednarz's blog

2 comments:

Francisco said...

Thats an Aloe spiral! Take a look to 'Brocoli Romanesco' a real fractal.

Greets,
frank

Anonymous said...

Hey,

Can't download the definition, but just wondering what the expression is... if you could write or repost the definition I would be grateful.

Thanks!

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...