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The Nature of Code: Simulating Natural Systems with Processing

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The Nature of Code: Simulating Natural Systems with Processing
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Publisher: The Nature of Code
ISBN/ASIN: 0985930802
ISBN-13: 9780985930806
Number of pages: 520

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This book focuses on a range of programming strategies and techniques behind computer simulations of natural systems, from elementary concepts in mathematics and physics to more advanced algorithms that enable sophisticated visual results. Readers will progress from building a basic physics engine to creating intelligent moving objects and complex systems, setting the foundation for further experiments in generative design.

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