Random Surfaces Hide an Intricate Order

12:27
 
Share
 

Manage episode 264771380 series 1428432
By Quanta Magazine. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.
Mathematicians have proved that a random process applied to a random surface will yield consistent patterns.

154 episodes