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The Chaos Hypertextbook: Mathematics in the Age of the Computer

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Author:Glenn Elert
Description: Formerly titled "Chaos, Fractals, Dimension": an illustrated paper submitted for the author's M.S. in secondary science education from Columbia. Contains chapters on: Mathematical Experiments (Iteration and Orbits, Orbit and Bifurcation Diagrams, Universality); Strange and Complex (Strange Attractors, Julia Sets, Mandelbrot Sets); What is Dimension? (General Dimension, Topological Dimension, Fractal Dimension); Measuring Chaos (Harmonic Oscillator, Logistic Equation, Lyapunov Exponent, Lyapunov Space); and Appendices (Annotated Bibliography of Software Resources and Internet Resources).

Levels: High School (9-12), College
Languages: English
Resource Types: Articles, Bibliographies, Topic Tools Miscellaneous
Math Topics: Dynamical Systems, Chaos, Fractals, Topology

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