Fractals in the Nervous System: Conceptual Implications for Theoretical Neuroscience


This essay is presented with two principal objectives in mind: first, to document the prevalence of fractals at all levels of the nervous system, giving credence to the notion of their functional relevance; and second, to draw attention to the as yet still unresolved issues of the detailed relationships among power-law scaling, self-similarity, and self… (More)
DOI: 10.3389/fphys.2010.00015