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Science Television Company

Overview
Works: 6 works in 12 publications in 1 language and 258 library holdings
Roles: Producer
Classifications: QA614.86, 514.742
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Most widely held works by Science Television Company
The beauty and complexity of the Mandelbrot set by John H Hubbard ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hubbard explains iteration and how it is used to create pictures of Julia and Mandelbrot sets, as well as the electric fields which would surround electrically charged objects shaped like them. The program concludes with remarks about these sets and the field of genetics and their relations
Chaos, fractals and dynamics computer experiments in mathematics by Robert L Devaney ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dr. Devaney explains the mathematics of dynamic systems illustrating his discussion with computer generated graphic representations of fractals and Julia sets
Natural minimal surfaces via theory and computation by David Hoffman ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
David Hoffman presents basic analysis and geometry needed to understand minimal surfaces and discusses computer techniques used to discover new families of examples. Recent applications to the study of block copolymers are also presented
The Art of Renaissance science Galileo and perspective ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Joseph W. Dauben discusses the genius of Galileo, the origin of perspective drawing and the interaction of art and science in the Renaissance. Computer graphics are used to expain Galileo's theories and experiments
Introducing Mathematica with Dr. Stephen Wolfram ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wolfram demonstrates the Mathematica software on a Macintosh IIx. Leads the viewer through a variety of numerical calculations, algebraic calculations, and graphical renderings. Concludes with a discussion of programming in the language of Mathematica
Transition to chaos the orbit diagram and the Mandelbrot Set by Robert L Devaney ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
"Devaney explores and explains two of the most fascinating images in the study of dynamical systems: the orbit (or bifurcation) diagram, and the Mandlebrot Set ... The main goal of the lecture is to describe the relationship between these two images, how they are generated as well as what they mean mathematically."--Container
 
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Audience level: 0.57 (from 0.37 for Chaos, fra ... to 0.92 for Introducin ...)
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English (12)