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The Algorithmic Beauty of Sea Shells

by Hans Meinhardt

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  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Springer .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Algorithms & procedures,
  • Applied mathematics,
  • Molluscs,
  • Shells,
  • Computers - Other Applications,
  • Mollusca,
  • Science,
  • Computer Books: General,
  • Pattern formation (Biology),
  • Life Sciences - Zoology - General,
  • Computer Graphics - General,
  • Computer Science,
  • Computers / Computer Graphics / General,
  • Dynamische Prozesse,
  • Visualisierung,
  • Wachstumsprozesse,
  • artificial life,
  • computer graphics,
  • Computer Simulation

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsP. Prusinkiewicz (Contributor, Illustrator), D.R. Fowler (Contributor, Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages248
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9057865M
    ISBN 103540440100
    ISBN 109783540440109

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