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THE SNOWFLAKE CURVE AS AN ATTRACTOR OF AN ITERATED FUNCTION SYSTEM
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THE SNOWFLAKE CURVE AS AN ATTRACTOR OF AN ITERATED FUNCTION SYSTEM
Demir, Bunyamin; Ozdemir, Yunus; Saltan, Mustafa;
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 Abstract
Although the snowflake curve, the boundary of the Koch snowflake, is one of the well-known fractals, there is no iterated function system (IFS) for it in the literature. In this study, we give an IFS for this familiar closed curve.
 Keywords
snowflake curve;Koch curve;iterated function system;
 Language
English
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