Fractals, Chaos, Power Laws
Minutes From An Infinite ParadisePaperback - 2009
This fascinating book explores the connections between chaos theory, physics, biology, and mathematics. Its award-winning computer graphics, optical illusions, and games illustrate the concept of self-similarity, a typical property of fractals. The author -- hailed by Publishers Weekly as a modern Lewis Carroll -- conveys memorable insights in the form of puns and puzzles. 1992 edition.
Publisher: Mineola, N.Y. : Dover Publications, 2009.
Edition: Dover ed.
Branch Call Number: 530.1
Characteristics: xviii, 429 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm