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3D-Rendering of Fractal Landscapes

  • H. Jürgens
Conference paper
Part of the Beiträge zur Graphischen Datenverarbeitung book series (GRAPHISCHEN)

Abstract

We discuss algorithms to render fractal landscapes and their application to the Mandelbrot set as well as Julia sets. For this application the integration of data generation and 3D-rendering provides a significant performance improvement.

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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1992

Authors and Affiliations

  • H. Jürgens
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  1. 1.Institut für Dynamische SystemeUniversität BremenGermany

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