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Peitgen, Heinz-Otto 1945-

Overview
Works: 248 works in 729 publications in 3 languages and 11,351 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings  Educational films  Internet videos  Science films  Nonfiction films  Software  Interactive multimedia  Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Creator, Contributor, Interviewer
Classifications: QA614.86, 516
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Heinz-Otto Peitgen
Chaos and fractals : new frontiers of science by Heinz-Otto Peitgen( Book )

41 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,834 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The fourteen chapters of this book cover the central ideas and concepts of chaos and fractals as well as many related topics including: the Mandelbrot set, Julia sets, cellular automata, L-systems, percolation and strange attractors. This new edition has been thoroughly revised throughout. The appendices of the original edition were taken out since more recent publications cover this material in more depth. Instead of the focussed computer programs in BASIC, the authors provide 10 interactive JAVA-applets for this second edition."--Publisher's website
The beauty of fractals : images of complex dynamical systems by Heinz-Otto Peitgen( Book )

19 editions published between 1986 and 2012 in English and German and held by 1,830 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The authors present an unusual attempt to publicize the field of Complex Dynamics, an exciting mathematical discipline of respectable tradition that recently sprang into new life under the impact of modern computer graphics. Where previous generations of scientists had to develop their own inner eye to perceive the abstract aesthetics of their work, the astounding pictures assembled here invite the reader to share in a new mathematical experience, to revel in the charm of fractal frontiers
Fractals for the classroom by Heinz-Otto Peitgen( Book )

52 editions published between 1990 and 1998 in English and German and held by 1,754 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Science of fractal images by M. F Barnsley( Book )

22 editions published between 1986 and 1988 in English and German and held by 1,444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Geïllustreerde inleiding in het langs computergrafische weg in beeld brengen van zich steeds herhalende meetkundige figuren
Functional differential equations and approximation of fixed points : proceedings, Bonn, July 1978 by Heinz-Otto Peitgen( Book )

23 editions published in 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Numerical solution of nonlinear equations : proceedings, Bremen, 1980 by E. L Allgower( Book )

20 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in 3 languages and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Special and spurious solutions of x(t) =-[alpha] f (x(t-1)) by Roger D Nussbaum( Book )

18 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and German and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fractals animated discussion by Heinz-Otto Peitgen( Visual )

24 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Mandelbrot set and the Lorenz attractor are turned into visible objects as their discoverers, Benoît Mandelbrot and Edward Lorenz, discuss the background history and details of their work
Fractals for the classroom by Heinz-Otto Peitgen( Book )

31 editions published between 1989 and 1993 in English and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fractals for the Classroom breaks new ground as it brings an exciting branch of mathematics into the classroom. The book is a collection of independent chapters on the major concepts related to the science and mathematics of fractals. Written at the mathematical level of an advanced secondary student, Fractals for the Classroom includes many fascinating insights for the classroom teacher and integrates illustrations from a wide variety of applications with an enjoyable text to help bring the concepts alive and make them understandable to the average reader. This book will have a tremendous impact upon teachers, students, and the mathematics education of the general public
Bausteine des Chaos : Fraktale by Heinz-Otto Peitgen( Book )

9 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in German and Hungarian and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fractals in the fundamental and applied sciences : proceedings of the first IFIP Conference on Fractals in the Fundamental and Applied Sciences, Lisbon, Portugal, 6-8 June, 1990 by IFIP Conference on Fractals in the Fundamental and Applied Sciences( Book )

12 editions published in 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Newton's method and dynamical systems by Heinz-Otto Peitgen( Book )

12 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chaos : Bausteine der Ordnung ; mit 14 Farbtafeln by Heinz-Otto Peitgen( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in German and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete visible human the complete high-resolution male and female anatomical datasets from the Visible human project by Heinz-Otto Peitgen( )

12 editions published in 1998 in 3 languages and held by 85 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The two CD-ROMs contain the entire anatomical cross-section datasets of the Visible Male (VisMan) and Visible Female (VisWom), composed of 1878 and 5189 cross-section slices, respectively
Chaos und Fraktale( Book )

3 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in German and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fractal geometry and analysis : the Mandelbrot festschrift, Curaçao 1995( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fraktale : Selbstähnlichkeit, Chaosspiel, Dimension ; ein Arbeitsbuch( Book )

2 editions published in 1992 in German and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chaos : Iteration, Sensitivität, Mandelbrot-Menge ; ein Arbeitsbuch( Book )

3 editions published in 1992 in German and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fractals for the classroom by Heinz-Otto Peitgen( Book )

12 editions published between 1991 and 1998 in English and German and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fractals for the classroom: strategic activities by Heinz-Otto Peitgen( Book )

13 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This second volume of strategic classroom activities is designed to develop, through a hands-on approach, a basic mathematical understanding and appreciation of fractals. The concepts presented on fractals include self-similarity, the chaos game, and complexity as it relates to fractal dimension. These strategic activities have been developed from a sound instructional base, stressing the connections to the contemporary curriculum as recommended in the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics' Curriculum and Evaluation Standards for School Mathematics. Where appropriate, the activities take advantage of the technological power of the graphics calculator. These activities make excellent extensions to many of the topics that are already taught in the current curriculum. Together, they can be used as a complete unit or as the beginning for a semester course on fractals. The slide package that accompanies this first volume includes some of the highest quality fractal images available anywhere. Students and educators alike will find these materials most stimulating
 
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Alternative Names
Heinz-Otto Peitgen deutscher Mathematiker

Heinz-Otto Peitgen Duits wiskundige

Heinz-Otto Peitgen German mathematician

Heinz-Otto Peitgen tysk matematikar

Heinz-Otto Peitgen tysk matematiker

Peitgen, H.-O.

Peitgen, H.-O. 1945-

Peitgen, H.-O. (Heinz-Otto), 1945-

Peitgen, Heinz O. 1945-

Peitgen, Heinz-Otto

Peitgen , Heinz-Otto <1945- >

パイトゲン, H. =O

Languages
English (296)

German (26)

Hungarian (1)

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Fractals for the classroomFunctional differential equations and approximation of fixed points : proceedings, Bonn, July 1978Numerical solution of nonlinear equations : proceedings, Bremen, 1980Fractals for the classroomNewton's method and dynamical systemsThe complete visible human the complete high-resolution male and female anatomical datasets from the Visible human projectFractal geometry and analysis : the Mandelbrot festschrift, Curaçao 1995Fractals for the classroomFractals for the classroom: strategic activities