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ロン・エグラッシュ:
アフリカのデザインに潜むフラクタル

TEDGlobal 2007 · 16:57 · Filmed Jun 2007
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「私は数学者- あなたの屋根の上に立ちたい」 ロン・エグラッシュはこう言って アフリカにあるフラクタルのパターンを研究しながら 村々を訪ね歩きました。ロン・エグラッシュは 数学と文化の繋がりを研究する 民族数学者です。彼がアフリカで見つけた フラクタルを基にした数々のデザインを紹介します

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Ron Eglash is an ethno-mathematician: he studies the way math and cultures intersect. He has shown that many aspects of African design — in architecture, art, even hair braiding — are based on perfect fractal patterns. Full bio
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