Elegant Fractals: Automated Generation Of Computer Art, Hardback Book


Fractals are intricate geometrical forms that contain miniature copies of themselves on ever smaller scales.

This colorful book describes methods for producing an endless variety of fractal art using a computer program that searches through millions of equations looking for those few that can produce images having aesthetic appeal.

Over a hundred examples of such images are included with a link to the software that produced these images, and can also produce many more similar fractals.

The underlying mathematics of the process is also explained in detail.Other books by the author that could be of interest to the reader are Elegant Chaos: Algebraically Simple Chaotic Flows (J C Sprott, 2010) and Elegant Circuits: Simple Chaotic Oscillators (J C Sprott and W J Thio, 2020).


  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 268 pages
  • Publisher: World Scientific Publishing Co Pte Ltd
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  • Category: Art techniques & principles
  • ISBN: 9789813237131



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