Books

Books : reviews

Anthony J. Crilly, Rae A. Earnshaw, Huw Jones, eds.
Fractals and Chaos.
Springer. 1991

(read but not reviewed)

Contents

Huw Jones. Fractals before Mandelbrot: a selective history. 1991
Dominic E. Reeve. Mandelbrot, Julia sets and nonlinear mappings. 1991
Michael Batty. Cities as fractals: simulating growth and form. 1991
Jaap A. Kaandorp. Modelling growth forms of sponges with fractal techniques. 1991
Dietmar Saupe. Random fractals in image synthesis. 1991
Alastair N. Norn. IFSs and the iterative design of tiling structures. 1991
Paul C. Bressloff, Jaroslav Stark. Neural networks, learning automata and Iterated Function Systems. 1991
Anthony J. Crilly. The roots of chaos---a brief guide. 1991
John Lansdown. Chaos, design and creativity. 1991
Miroslav M. Novak. Relativistic particles in a magnetic field. 1991
Tom Mullin. Chaos in physical systems. 1991
Alan G. Darbyshire, Tim J. Price. Phase portraits from chaotic time series. 1991
David Pottinger. Data visualisation techniques for nonlinear systems. 1991

Anthony J. Crilly, Rae A. Earnshaw, Huw Jones, eds.
Applications of Fractals and Chaos.
Springer. 1993

(read but not reviewed)

Contents

Richard F. Voss. 1/f noise and fractal in DNA-base sequences. 1993
Kenneth J. Hsu. Fractal geometry of music: from bird songs to Bach. 1993
Jaap A. Kaandorp. 2D and 3D modelling of marine sessile organisms. 1993
Steven R. Bishop, Mohamed S. Soliman. The prediction of ship capsize: not all fractals are environment friendly. 1993
Jonathan M. Blackledge. On the synthesis and processing of fractal signals and images. 1993
Lewis F. Jardine. Fractal-based analysis and synthesis of multispectral visual texture for camoflage. 1993
Graham H. Watson, J. Glynn Jones. Positive wavelet representation of fractal signals and images. 1993
Michael D. Impey, Peter Grindrod. Application of fractal geometry to geological site characterization. 1993
Maaruf Ali, Michael A. Gennert, Trevor G. Clarkson. Analysis, generation and compression of pavement distress images using fractals. 1993
Richard F. Voss, James C. Y. Wyatt. Multifractals and the local connected fractal dimension: classification of early Chinese landscape paintings. 1993
Robert L. Devaney. Chaotic bursts in complex dynamical systems. 1993
John Lansdown. Chaos, complexity and design applications. 1993
Arun V. Holden, Julie Hyde, Henggui Zhang. Computing with the unpredictable: chaotic dynamics and fractal structures in the brain. 1993
David Jarrett, Zhang Xiaoyan. The dynamic behaviour of road traffic flow: stability or chaos?. 1993
J. C. Vassilicos, A. Demos, F. Tata. No evidence of chaos but some evidence of multifractals in the foreign exchange and the stock markets. 1993
Jonathan J. Healey. Spatio-temporal evolution of disturbances in boundary layer transition. 1993
Richard D. Neilson, Diane H. Gonsalves. Chaotic motion of a rotor system with a bearing clearance. 1993