Geometry of Art and Nature

Astronomy Research
   2024 Radiative Opacity
   2024 Neutrino Emission from Stars
   2023 White Dwarfs & 12C(α,γ)16O
   2023 MESA VI
   2022 Earendel, A Highly Magnified Star
   2022 Black Hole Mass Spectrum
   2021 Skye Equation of State
   2021 White Dwarf Pulsations & 22Ne
   Software Instruments

AAS Journals
   2024 AAS YouTube
   2024 AAS Peer Review Workshops

2024 ASU Energy in Everyday Life
2024 MESA Classroom
Outreach and Education Materials
    Solar Systems Astronomy
    Energy in Everyday Life
    Geometry of Art and Nature

Other Stuff:
   Bicycle Adventures

Contact: F.X.Timmes
my one page vitae,
full vitae,
research statement, and
teaching statement.

Here is the class syllabus and schedule: syllabus.pdf. These web pages are intended to supplement the notes you take in class. They are not a reason to skip class.

Some of the illustrations I made for this course are avaliable here.
First half:

* Basics & Celtic Knots

* Golden ratio

* Fibonacci & Phyllotaxis

* Regular & Semiregular tilings

* Irregular tilings

* Rosette & Frieze groups

Second half:

* Wallpaper groups

* Platonic solids

* Archimedean solids

* Noneuclidean geometry

* Bubbles

* Fractals

Here are the phyllotaxis movies we use in class03.
Here are the nets that we use in class08 and class09.
See how GPS works.