A healthy dose of chaos: Using fractal frameworks for engineering higher-fidelity biomedical systems.

@article{Korolj2019AHD,
  title={A healthy dose of chaos: Using fractal frameworks for engineering higher-fidelity biomedical systems.},
  author={Anastasia Korolj and Hau-Tieng Wu and Milica Radisic},
  journal={Biomaterials},
  year={2019},
  volume={219},
  pages={
          119363
        }
}
Optimal levels of chaos and fractality are distinctly associated with physiological health and function in natural systems. Chaos is a type of nonlinear dynamics that tends to exhibit seemingly random structures, whereas fractality is a measure of the extent of organization underlying such structures. Growing bodies of work are demonstrating both the importance of chaotic dynamics for proper function of natural systems, as well as the suitability of fractal mathematics for characterizing these… Expand
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