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Lindenmayer systems in TikZ

Good evening, I am trying to understand how the TikZ library lindenmayersystems works, more precisely I have some problems with the following code, that I tried to make as clear as possible : \...
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How to draw 'English coastline' fractal?

As far as I know, fractal, especially fractal dimension, is really related to the coastlines of countries. The fractal shape of the coastline and the border of United Kingdom of Great Britain and ...
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Generating a fractal letter and/or alphabet?

Is it possible in TeX or MetaFont etc. to generate a "character" that displays as a single letter at one scale but as a different character or even an entire alphabet at different scales? So at ...
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Tikz Fractals - How can I create this snowflake pattern?

I am playing around with tikz and am trying to reproduce the figure below: My code so far is as below, \documentclass{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{decorations.fractals} \begin{...
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Square fractal generation in tikz

I'm trying to recreate this exact diagram using tikz. So far I have been attempting to use nested decorations in tikz since I used these for other fractal constructions. However, these constructions ...
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Animated Koch Snowflake

I draw a Koch Snowflake in TikZ. My code is below. \documentclass[border=10pt]{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{arrows,intersections} \usetikzlibrary{decorations.fractals} \begin{...
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Tikz Fractal - Sierpinski Hexagon

Yet another attempt at a Fractal construction. This time I am trying to draw the Sierpinski Hexagon: I think this should be easy enough to do using l-system. My question is a slightly broader one ...
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Drawing a simple Fractal in Tikz [duplicate]

I am trying to draw a fractal in tikz that is not a 'common' one - so I'm a little stuck. It is essentially the Sierpinski Casket but with a square instead of a triangle. Start with the (solid) unit ...
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Animated Mandelbrot

This is a seemingly difficult question I think. I am (or at least will be) writing a dissertation of Fractal Geometry which is to be submitted electronically. For obvious reasons, I will be hoping to ...
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Making custom Koch decoration with angle parameter in Tikz

So I'm trying to draw a fractal similar to the Koch Snowflake, so I want to define my own decoration that does the same thing but lets you specify the angle. For example in this picture the angle is ...
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Sierpinski carpet

how to produce a Sierpinski squared carpet with tikz? I saw many Sierpinski triangles on the web, but I cannot find anything with the square. Anyone knows how to do it?
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Fractals in TikZ [closed]

How to draw a shape like below using fractals in tikZ?
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Drawing All Over Sierpinski (in LaTeX)

I'd like to draw attention to particular instances of self-similarity in Sierpinski's triangle in LaTeX. Moreover, I would like to do so in a way that is customisable; that is, so that I can focus on ...
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Bad segment length evaluation in Tikz l-system

I would like to draw a fractal tree with Tikz lindenmayersystems library. Here is the code I use: \documentclass[tikz]{standalone} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{lindenmayersystems} \begin{...
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How to use several angle values in tikz l-system?

I need help on Tikz lindenmayersystem library. In this topic, JLDiaz presented a solution to draw segments of several lengths thanks to the command: \symbol{S}{\pgflsystemstep=0.6\pgflsystemstep} Is ...
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Fractals with LaTeX [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Generate Mandelbrot images using TikZ? Is there a professional package to plot the most important fractals with LaTeX? I searched in internet, but none of the result is ...
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Generate Mandelbrot images using TikZ?

In my thesis that I'm writing on, I'm using a Mandelbrot generator to test an application I've written. To explain a certain problem discussed in the report an actual generated image need to be ...
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L-Systems and TikZ [closed]

I'm trying to use L-Systems in LaTeX, but the following minimal example exits with an error: \documentclass[a4paper, pdftex]{book} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \draw ...