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  • The (Mis)Behaviour of Markets
    The (Mis)Behaviour of Markets (English, Paperback) Benoit B. Mandelbrot, Richard L. Hudson

    Includes material on the market crisis. This book presents models where the complex gyrations of the FTSE 100 and exchange rates can be reduced to straightforward formulae that yield a much more accurate description of the risks involved.

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  • Measure, Topology, and Fractal Geometry
    Measure, Topology, and Fractal Geometry (English, Hardback) Gerald A. Edgar

    This is essentially an advanced undergraduate textbook about the mathematics of fractal geometry. It is based on a course given to talented high-school students at Ohio University in 1988 and contains plenty of examples, exercises, and good illustrations of fractals.

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  • Fractal Worlds
    Fractal Worlds (English, Paperback) Michael Frame, Ms. Amelia Urry

    Fractal geometry is a uniquely fascinating area of mathematics, exhibited in a range of shapes that exist in the natural world, from a simple broccoli floret to a majestic mountain range. In this essential primer, mathematician Michael Frame?a close collaborator with Benoit Mandelbrot, the founder of fractal geometry?and poet Amelia Urry explore the amazing world of fractals as they appear in...

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  • Fractals: A Very Short Introduction
    Fractals: A Very Short Introduction (English, Paperback) Kenneth Falconer

    From the contours of coastlines to the outlines of clouds, fractal shapes can be found regularly in nature. This Very Short Introduction explains the basic concepts, presents the 'new geometry' of fractals, explores its wide range of applications, and shows the central place fractals have gained in mathematics and science in recent years.

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  • The Colours of Infinity
    The Colours of Infinity (English, Mixed media product) Nigel Lesmoir-Gordon

    The groundbreaking documentary (accompanying this book) has been shown in over 50 countries around the world. The contributors to the film are joined in this comprehensive survey of fractal theory and practice by leading experts in the field.

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  • Introducing Fractals
    Introducing Fractals (English, Paperback) Nigel Lesmoir-Gordon, Will Rood

    From Zeno to Mandelbrot, this title helps you to explore fractals with which you can describe the shape of cloud as precisely as an architect can describe a house.

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  • The Fractal Geometry of Nature
    The Fractal Geometry of Nature (Multiple languages, Hardback) Benoit B. Mandelbrot

    Clouds are not spheres, mountains are not cones, and lightening does not travel in a straight line. The complexity of nature's shapes differs in kind, not merely degree, from that of the shapes of ordinary geometry, the geometry of fractal shapes....

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  • The Computational Beauty of Nature
    The Computational Beauty of Nature (English, Paperback) Gary William Flake

    Gary William Flake develops in depth the simple idea that recurrent rules can produce rich and complicated behaviors.

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  • Fractal Geometry
    Fractal Geometry (English, Hardback) Kenneth Falconer

    This comprehensive and popular textbook makes fractal geometry accessible to final-year undergraduate math or physics majors, while also serving as a reference for research mathematicians or scientists. This up-to-date edition covers introductory multifractal theory, random fractals, and modern applications in finance and science.

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  • Chaos
    Chaos (English, Paperback) K.T. Alligood, T.D. Sauer

    Developed and class-tested by a distinguished team of authors at two universities, this text is intended for courses in nonlinear dynamics in either mathematics or physics.

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  • Differential Equations on Fractals
    Differential Equations on Fractals (English, Paperback) Robert S. Strichartz

    Provides an understanding of the area of analysis on fractals, focusing on the construction of a Laplacian on the Sierpinski gasket and related fractals. This book is intended for advanced undergraduates, graduate students, and mathematicians who seek an understanding of analysis on fractals.

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  • Fractals and Chaos
    Fractals and Chaos (English, Hardback) Benoit B. Mandelbrot, C.J.G. Evertsz

    Just 23 years ago Benoit Mandelbrot published his famous picture of the Mandelbrot set, but that picture has changed our view of the mathematical and physical universe. In this text, Mandelbrot offers 25 papers from the past 25 years, many related to the famous inkblot figure.

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  • Fractional Order Systems: Modeling And Control Applications
    Fractional Order Systems: Modeling And Control Applications (English, Hardback) Giovanni Dongola, Ivo Petras

    It is well known that FOS can be applied in control applications and systems modeling, and their effectiveness has been proven in many theoretical works and simulation routines. This book aims to propose implementations and applications of Fractional Order Systems (FOS).

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  • Fractals
    Fractals (English, Hardback) Behzad Ghanbarian

    This book provides theoretical concepts and applications of fractals and multifractals to a broad range of audiences from various scientific communities, such as petroleum, chemical, civil and environmental engineering, atmospheric research, and hydrology. In the first chapter, we introduce fractals and multifractals from physics and math viewpoints. We then discuss theory and practical...

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  • Fractals Everywhere
    Fractals Everywhere (English, Mixed media product) Michael Fielding Barnsley

    Up-to-date text focuses on how fractal geometry can be used to model real objects in the physical world, with an emphasis on fractal applications. Includes solutions, hints, and a bonus CD.

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  • Fractals in Biology and Medicine
    Fractals in Biology and Medicine (English, Paperback) Theo F. Nonnenmacher

    "Fractals in Biology and Medicine" explores the potential of fractal geometry for describing and understanding biological organisms, their development and growth as well as their structural design and functional properties.

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  • Fractal Geometry, Complex Dimensions and Zeta Functions
    Fractal Geometry, Complex Dimensions and Zeta Functions (English, Paperback) Michel L. Lapidus, Machiel van Frankenhuijsen

    In its Second Edition, this in-depth study of the vibrations of fractal strings interlinks number theory, spectral geometry and fractal geometry. Includes a geometric reformulation of the Riemann hypothesis and a new final chapter on recent topics and results.

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  • Curves and Fractal Dimension
    Curves and Fractal Dimension (English, Hardback) Claude Tricot

    Written for mathematicians, engineers, and researchers in experimental science, as well as anyone interested in fractals, this book explains the geometrical and analytical properties of trajectories, aggregate contours, geographical coastlines, profiles of rough surfaces, and other curves of finite and fractal length.

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  • Statistical Mechanics and Fractals
    Statistical Mechanics and Fractals (English, Paperback) Roland Dobrushin, Shigeo Kusuoka

    This book is composed of two texts, by R.L. They are pitched at graduatestudent level and are thus very accessible introductions totheir respective subjects for students and non specialists. Dobrushin: On the Way to the MathematicalFoundations of Statistical Mechanics.- S.

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  • Fractal Concepts in Surface Growth
    Fractal Concepts in Surface Growth (English, Paperback) A. -L. Barabasi, H. E. Stanley

    Brings together two subjects in modern physics: fractals and surfaces. To those interested in the study of surfaces and interfaces, it brings the concept of fractals; to those concerned with fractals and their application, it demonstrates how these may be used in the study of surfaces.

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