Fractals in EEG Mapping

  • R. H. Jindra
  • R. Vollmer
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Medical Informatics book series (LNMED, volume 45)


The concept of self-similarity is applied to the electroencephalogram. By means of the wave equation fractal maps of the electrical field on the scalp are estimated. The presented examples suggest a connection between fractal dimension and morphological or physical phenomena.


Fractal Dimension Fractal Structure Finite Element Approximation Double Logarithmic Scale Electrical Phenomenon 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • R. H. Jindra
    • 1
  • R. Vollmer
    • 2
  1. 1.Ludwig-Boltzmann-Institut für Klinische NeurobiologieKH LainzWienAustria
  2. 2.Neurologische AbteilungKH LainzAustria

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