Chaos
Fractals
The Lorenz Equations
Nonlinear Geoscience
Why Study Nonlinear Geoscience?
How does chaos relate to the study of the Earth?
Chaos and nonlinear systems
Self-similarity, Power Laws and Fractals in Geoscience
Generating artificial self-similar forms, or fractals
Fractal Dimension
So what exactly are fractals?
Fractal Geometry
Examples of Natural Power Laws and Fractal Sets
More Examples of Natural Power Laws and Fractal Sets
Why Fractal Geometry?
Fractals and Chaos: the Lorenz Equations