Hilbert's Eighteenth Problem

This is a list of some references and links related to Hilbert's eighteenth problem.


1998 N. J. A. Sloane: The sphere packing problem. Proceedings of the International Congress of Mathematicians (Berlin 1998), Documenta Math., Extra Vol. III, 387-396:   ps.gz 79 k.
1976 J. Milnor: Hilbert's problem 18: on crystallographic groups, fundamental domains, and on sphere packing. Proceedings of the Symposium in Pure Mathematics of the American Mathematical Society, Held at Northern Illinois University 1974, (edited by F.E.Browder), 491-506.
1900 D. Hilbert: Aufbau des Raumes aus congruenten Polyedern. Akad. Wiss. Göttingen 1900, 285-286.   English Translation

Hilbert's Problems, English.   Hilberts Probleme, deutsch.


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