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Fractals in geography

Author: Nina Siu Ngan Lam; Lee De Cola
Publisher: Englewood Cliffs, N.J. : PTR Prentice Hall, ©1993.
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Fractals in geography.
Englewood Cliffs, N.J. : PTR Prentice Hall, ©1993
(OCoLC)623789066
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Nina Siu Ngan Lam; Lee De Cola
ISBN: 0131058673 9780131058675
OCLC Number: 26850863
Description: xi, 308 pages, [2] pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
Contents: Foreword / David Mark --
1. Introduction to Fractals in Geography / Lee De Cola and Nina Siu-Ngan Lam --
2. Fractal Measurement / Nina Siu-Ngan Lam and Lee De Cola --
3. Fractal Simulation and Interpolation / Nina Siu-Ngan Lam and Lee De Cola --
4. A Fractal Paradigm for Geography? / Lee De Cola and Nina Siu-Ngan Lam --
5. Fractals and Geostatistical Methods in Landscape Studies / Peter A. Burrough --
6. Statistics of Channel Networks on Fractional Brownian Surfaces / Michael F. Goodchild and Brian Klinkenberg --
7. Interpreting the Fractal Dimension of River Networks / Jonathan D. Phillips --
8. Nonlinear Variability of Landscape Topography: Multifractal Analysis and Simulation / Daniel Lavallee, Shaun Lovejoy, Daniel Schertzer and Philippe Ladoy --
9. Fractal Analysis of Geologic Time Series / Roy E. Plotnick and Karen Prestegaard --
10. Central Place Fractals: Theoretical Geography in an Urban Setting / Sandra L. Arlinghaus --
11. Fractal Geometry and Urban Morphology / Michael Batty, A. Stewart Fotheringham and Paul Longley --
12. A Fractal Analysis of Cancer Mortality Patterns in China / Nina Siu-Ngan Lam, Hong-Lie Qiu, Rui Zhao and Nan Jiang --
13. One Thousand Mount Everests? / Keith C. Clarke --
14. Multifractals in Image Processing and Process Imaging / Lee De Cola.
Responsibility: [edited by] Nina Siu-Ngan Lam and Lee De Cola.

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