Shell Shapes Based on Cellular Automata

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This Demonstration is inspired by Stephen Wolfram's work on shell models and cellular automata. You can select a rule and shell geometry from A New Kind of Science (NKS) [1] , or you can vary the parameters and color to create a new kind of shell.

Contributed by: Frederick Wu (September 2007)
Open content licensed under CC BY-NC-SA


[1] S. Wolfram, A New Kind of Science, Champaign, IL: Wolfram Media, Inc., 2002.


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