Drexel dragonThe Math ForumDonate to the Math Forum

The Math Forum Internet Mathematics Library

Geometry of Self-Contacting Binary Fractal Trees

_____________________________________
Library Home || Full Table of Contents || Suggest a Link || Library Help
_____________________________________

Visit this site: http://www.math.union.edu/research/fractaltrees/

Author:Michael Frame; Union College, Schenectady, NY
Description: Animations illustrating the constructions of binary fractal trees, with branch scaling chosen so some points of the left and right branches intersect, but only at the branch tips. The animations show how the geometry of the tree, and of the branch tips, changes as the branching angle increases. Definitions, self-contacting scaling, animations, references.

Levels: College
Languages: English
Resource Types: Graphics, Web Interactive/Java
Math Topics: Fractals

[Privacy Policy] [Terms of Use]

_____________________________________
Home || The Math Library || Quick Reference || Search || Help
_____________________________________

© 1994-2014 Drexel University. All rights reserved.
http://mathforum.org/
The Math Forum is a research and educational enterprise of the Goodwin College of Professional Studies.The Math Forum is a research and educational enterprise of the Drexel University School of Education.