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Chaos and Fractals: The Mathematics Behind the Computer Graphics
 
Edited by: Robert L. Devaney Boston University, Boston, MA
Linda Keen Herbert H. Lehman College (CUNY), Bronx, NY
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Chaos and Fractals: The Mathematics Behind the Computer Graphics
Edited by: Robert L. Devaney Boston University, Boston, MA
Linda Keen Herbert H. Lehman College (CUNY), Bronx, NY
Available Formats:
Hardcover ISBN:  978-0-8218-0137-6
Product Code:  PSAPM/39
List Price: $39.00
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AMS Member Price: $31.20
Electronic ISBN:  978-0-8218-9254-1
Product Code:  PSAPM/39.E
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  • Book Details
     
     
    Proceedings of Symposia in Applied Mathematics
    Volume: 391989; 148 pp
    MSC: Primary 58; Secondary 26; 30; 51;

    This volume contains the proceedings of a highly successful AMS Short Course on Chaos and Fractals, held during the AMS Centennial Celebration in Providence, Rhode Island in August 1988. Chaos and fractals have been the subject of great interest in recent years and have proven to be useful in a variety of areas of mathematics and the sciences. The purpose of the short course was to provide a solid introduction to the mathematics underlying the notions of chaos and fractals. The papers in this book range over such topics as dynamical systems theory, Julia sets, the Mandelbrot set, attractors, the Smale horseshoe, calculus on fractals, and applications to data compression. The authors represented here are some of the top experts in this field. Aimed at beginning graduate students, college and university mathematics instructors, and non-mathematics researchers, this book provides readable expositions of several exciting topics of contemporary research.

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  • Table of Contents
     
     
    • Articles
    • Robert L. Devaney - Dynamics of simple maps [ MR 1010233 ]
    • Philip Holmes - Nonlinear oscillations and the Smale horseshoe map [ MR 1010234 ]
    • Kathleen T. Alligood and James A. Yorke - Fractal basin boundaries and chaotic attractors [ MR 1010235 ]
    • Linda Keen - Julia sets [ MR 1010236 ]
    • Bodil Branner - The Mandelbrot set [ MR 1010237 ]
    • Jenny Harrison - An introduction to fractals [ MR 1010238 ]
    • Michael F. Barnsley - Lecture notes on iterated function systems [ MR 1010239 ]
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Volume: 391989; 148 pp
MSC: Primary 58; Secondary 26; 30; 51;

This volume contains the proceedings of a highly successful AMS Short Course on Chaos and Fractals, held during the AMS Centennial Celebration in Providence, Rhode Island in August 1988. Chaos and fractals have been the subject of great interest in recent years and have proven to be useful in a variety of areas of mathematics and the sciences. The purpose of the short course was to provide a solid introduction to the mathematics underlying the notions of chaos and fractals. The papers in this book range over such topics as dynamical systems theory, Julia sets, the Mandelbrot set, attractors, the Smale horseshoe, calculus on fractals, and applications to data compression. The authors represented here are some of the top experts in this field. Aimed at beginning graduate students, college and university mathematics instructors, and non-mathematics researchers, this book provides readable expositions of several exciting topics of contemporary research.

This item is also available as part of a set:
  • Articles
  • Robert L. Devaney - Dynamics of simple maps [ MR 1010233 ]
  • Philip Holmes - Nonlinear oscillations and the Smale horseshoe map [ MR 1010234 ]
  • Kathleen T. Alligood and James A. Yorke - Fractal basin boundaries and chaotic attractors [ MR 1010235 ]
  • Linda Keen - Julia sets [ MR 1010236 ]
  • Bodil Branner - The Mandelbrot set [ MR 1010237 ]
  • Jenny Harrison - An introduction to fractals [ MR 1010238 ]
  • Michael F. Barnsley - Lecture notes on iterated function systems [ MR 1010239 ]
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