Superformula

Input → Simulation
Output → Illustrations
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Superformula
No. 1 of 3 (2018)
DOID: 1755.20180808


Is there a universal formula that describes many of the complex shapes and forms that are found in nature?

The Superformula, proposed by Johan Gielis around 2000, suggests a common mathematical theme in the living things that surround us. Though a final verdict has not been reached if this is indeed an actual representation of these processes, it is mesmerizing to explore.

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Superformula
No. 2 of 3 (2018)
DOID: 1755.20180808
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Superformula
No. 3 of 3 (2018)
DOID: 1755.20180808

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