2.2.6 Characteristics - A Fractal is Common in Nature

Many objects show fractal structures and can be reproduced through fractal geometry such as the cluster of galaxies, the roots of trees, the crater landscape of the moon and plants.

It is a truism that most of the following analogies between fractal geometry and architecture or nature are not based on the pure definition of fractals given above, but in general they have similar characteristics. For better differentiation this second kind of fractals will be called “natural” or “general” ones in contrast to the “true” ones.

eCAADe 2021:

DAtTE - Detection of Attic Extensions: Workflow to analyze the potentials of roofs in an urban environment
Talk and Proceeding: eCAADe 2021 - Towards a new, configurable architecture (Novi Sad, Serbia, 2021 | hybrid conference)
presentation (video)

Bridge Club Burgenland Webpage

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European cities like Vienna are characterized by strong growth and, as a result, by high demand for living space. Extending the attic is one way of meeting this demand. However, there is a lack of data to know which roofs are already expanded and to what extent. [...]


Studie zur Visualisierung von Planänderungen des Flächenwidmungs- und Bebauungsplanes: Änderungen im Flächenwidmungs- und Bebauungsplan sind für die Betroffenen, d.h. die Anrainer, aber auch für die Entscheidungsträger oft schwer zu lesen. [...]


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