The Backbone of Fractals: Feedback and the Iterator

  • Heinz-Otto Peitgen
  • Hartmut Jürgens
  • Dietmar Saupe


When we think about fractals as images, forms or structures we usually perceive them as static objects. This is a legitimate initial standpoint in many cases, as for example if we deal with natural structures like the ones in figures 1.1 and 1.2.


Feedback Process Lens System Memory Unit Fibonacci Sequence Sierpinski Gasket 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Heinz-Otto Peitgen
    • 1
    • 2
  • Hartmut Jürgens
    • 3
  • Dietmar Saupe
    • 4
  1. 1.CeVis and MeVisUniversität BremenBremenGermany
  2. 2.Department of MathematicsFlorida Atlantic UniversityBoca RatonUSA
  3. 3.CeVis and MeVisUniversität BremenBremenGermany
  4. 4.Department of Computer ScienceUniversität FreiburgFreiburgGermany

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