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THE WORK OF MANDELBROT HAS SHOWN THAT FRACTALS CAN BE USED EFFECTIVELY TO MODEL…

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch:
Defense Threat Reduction Agency
Award ID:
4563
Program Year/Program:
1986 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
4563
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
VISIDYNE, INC.
99 S. Bedford St, Suite 103 Burlington, MA 01803-5145
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 1
Fiscal Year: 1986
Title: THE WORK OF MANDELBROT HAS SHOWN THAT FRACTALS CAN BE USED EFFECTIVELY TO MODEL WITH COMPUTER GRAPHICS MANY TYPES OF NATURAL SHAPES AND FIGURES.
Agency / Branch: DOD / DTRA
Contract: N/A
Award Amount: $54,889.00
 

Abstract:

THE WORK OF MANDELBROT HAS SHOWN THAT FRACTALS CAN BE USED EFFECTIVELY TO MODEL WITH COMPUTER GRAPHICS MANY TYPES OF NATURAL SHAPES AND FIGURES. THESE INCLUDE GEOGRAPHICAL FEATURES AS WELL AS CLOUDS AND TURBULENT FLUID BEHAVIOR. IT IS PROPOSED TO APPLY FRACTAL GEOMETRY IN A PURELY PHENOMENOLOGICAL FASHION TO THE MODELING OF FIREBALL SHAPES AND TEXTURES FOR POSSIBLE APPLICATION IN SUCH NUCLEAR EFFECTS CODES AS NORSE. THE AIM WILL BE TO PROVIDE IMPROVEMENTS IN SHAPE MODELS AND IN SOME ASPECTS OF FIREBALL STRUCTURE.

Principal Investigator:

Henry j p smith
6172732820

Business Contact:

Small Business Information at Submission:

Visidyne Inc
10 Corporate Pl - S Bedford St Burlington, MA 01803

EIN/Tax ID:
DUNS: N/A
Number of Employees:
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No