self-similarity http://localhost/taxonomy/term/399/all en Complex geometry and structured chaos http://localhost/2007/11/19/complex-geometry-and-structured-chaos <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden prose"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p>Fractal geometry has infiltrated popular culture since it was formalized in the early 80's from the works of Benoit Mandelbrot. While it has been used to study the form of cities by researchers such as Pierre Frankhauser and Michael Batty, the insights to be drawn from this field of mathematics have not yet penetrated the field of urbanism, defined as the construction of cities.</p></div></div></div> Mon, 19 Nov 2007 05:08:42 +0000 Mathieu Helie 82 at http://localhost