Fundamental domain

Drawing the Fundamental domain. See the applet project page for instructions, how to operate the applet

Fundamental domain is an important mathematical concept. Due complexity of the topic, we currently only have applet[1][2] but no article to it. Please use other sources to understand that the fundamental domain is. Wikipedia article seems also very difficult, but something more intuitive can be found here[3].


This page reuses the applet by Helena Verrill, available from LSU under the rights of GPL.


  1. 1 A detail description of the applet algorithms by Helena Verrill, .PS format
  2. 2 The original applet home page
  3. 3 Tilling and fundamental domains at