Lava lamps in the 21st century

  title={Lava lamps in the 21st century},
  author={C. Pickover},
  journal={The Visual Computer},
  • C. Pickover
  • Published 2005
  • Computer Science
  • The Visual Computer
Computer displays of colorful and undulating lava-like forms will decorate living rooms of the future. These forms can already be created using mathematical simulations and hardware-assisted, isosurface computer graphics. In particular, the simulations involve “twisted majority rules” computed using a 3-D cellular automation lattice described in this paper. 


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