fractal geometry


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Related to fractal geometry: Mandelbrot set, Fractals
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Noun1.fractal geometry - (mathematics) the geometry of fractals; "Benoit Mandelbrot pioneered fractal geometry"
math, mathematics, maths - a science (or group of related sciences) dealing with the logic of quantity and shape and arrangement
geometry - the pure mathematics of points and lines and curves and surfaces
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Every expanding Thurston map gives rise to a fractal space, called its visual sphere, and they focus on the relation between the dynamics and fractal geometry.
The SkinVision app (free from the App Store) uses fractal geometry, which looks for patterns in the outlines and dimensions of a mole that make it more likely to be malignant.
A water cascade of steps recounts the story of the universe, a terrace shows the distortion of space and time caused by a black hole, a "Quark Walk" takes the visitor on a journey to the smallest building blocks of matter, and a series of landforms and lakes recall fractal geometry.
The patent divulges a fundamental new approach to power gathering and transport, as well as heat transfer, with the innovation of metamaterials based on fractal geometry.
Benoit Mandelbrot's first edition in the early 1970's of The Fractal Geometry of Nature introduced me to a new type of geometry which I knew nothing about.
They build on the global popularity of the movie and its music to introduce fractal geometry into Primary mathematics.
Fractal geometry consists of infinite repeating patterns.
Whereas Euclidean geometry consists of smooth, straight lines, fractal geometry consists of rough or fragmented shapes that can be split into parts, each of which is a reduced-size copy of the whole.
Keywords: financial volatility, fractal geometry, box-counting
Andrews, UK) is a 400 page introduction to the complex mathematical science of fractal geometry.
For instance, in Suburb B3-1, the fractal geometry of an infinitely mutating suburbia seems to extend way beyond the framing edge.