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Sierpiński's square

The Sierpiński stuffing of a square generates a fractal.



We draw a border around a square. Distortion creates a pattern that can be repeated infinitely.

Phase 0 Phase 1 Phase 2

The enclosed area is getting smaller and smaller, the edge gets ever longer. By zooming in you see the further development.

Phase 0 Phase 1 Phase 2 Phase 3



Polish mathematician Wacław Sierpiński (1882 - 1962) worked on precursors to fractals.

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