Steven L. Brunton was a graduate graduate student at Princeton's department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering when he created those mathematical landscapes. This generative art is based on a logistic map modelling population dynamics with reproduction and limited resources, juxtaposing a calculated order with the organic nature of landscape; order in the chaos (or vice versa!).
*On the first of every month, we’ll take a little time to pay tribute to what we think is one of the most awe-inspiring things out there: Mountains. It might be a photo, video, collage, painting, poem, etc. ... just a little something to say, "Hey, mountains, you're awesome!
Have mountain-inspired art you’d like to share, or know of an artist we should highlight? Send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org.