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Applications of Fractals and Chaos

The Shape of Things

  • A. J. Crilly
  • Rae A. Earnshaw
  • Huw Jones

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-VIII
  2. Introduction

    1. A. J. Crilly, R. A. Earnshaw, H. Jones
      Pages 1-4
  3. Applications of Fractals

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 5-5
    2. Steven R. Bishop, Mohamed S. Soliman
      Pages 63-79
    3. Graham H. Watson, J. Glynn Jones
      Pages 117-135
    4. Michael D. Impey, Peter Grindrod
      Pages 137-146
    5. Maaruf Ali, Michael A. Gennert, Trevor G. Clarkson
      Pages 147-169
    6. Richard F. Voss, James C. Y. Wyatt
      Pages 171-192
  4. Applications of Chaos

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 193-193
    2. Robert L. Devaney
      Pages 195-205
    3. John Lansdown
      Pages 207-214
    4. Arun V. Holden, Julie Hyde, Henggui Zhang
      Pages 215-235
    5. David Jarrett, Zhang Xiaoyan
      Pages 237-248
    6. Richard D. Neilson, Diane H. Gonsalves
      Pages 285-303
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 305-319

About these proceedings

Introduction

Applications of Fractals and Chaos presents new developments in this rapidlydeveloping subject area. The presentation is more than merely theoretical, it specifically presents particular applications in a wide range of applications areas. Under the oceans, we consider the ways in which sponges and corals grow; we look, too, at the stability of ships on their surfaces. Land itself is modelled and applications to art, medicineand camouflage are presented. Readers should find general interest in the range of areas considered and should also be able to discover methods of value for their own specific areas of interest from studying the structure of related activities.

Keywords

Area Fractals Fraktale chaos development fractal medicine presentation stability

Editors and affiliations

  • A. J. Crilly
    • 1
  • Rae A. Earnshaw
    • 2
  • Huw Jones
    • 3
  1. 1.Middlesex UniversityLondonUK
  2. 2.University of LeedsLeedsUK
  3. 3.Middlesex UniversityLondonUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-78097-4
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1993
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-78099-8
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-78097-4
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