Forma, Vol. 15 (No. 2), pp. 121-126, 2000
Original Paper

Computer Simulation on the Gumowski-Mira Transformation

Kenji Otsubo1, Masakazu Washida1, Takao Itoh1, Kazuo Katsuura2 and Masaki Hayashi1

1Department of Theoretical Physics, School of Life Science, Tokyo University of Pharmacy and Life Science, Horinouchi, Hachioji, Tokyo 192-0392, Japan
2Department of Physics, Saitama Medical School, Moroyama, Iruma, Saitama 350-0496, Japan

(Received November 19, 1999; Accepted December 27, 1999)

Keywords: Gumowski-Mira Transformation, Nonlinear System, Computer Simulation

Abstract. We perform a computer simulation on the Gumowski-Mira transformation (hereafter abbreviated as GM tranformation) and present a variety of 2-dimensional patterns obtained from the GM transformation. Among these patterns, there are images which resemble very much "living marine creatures".

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