Dr. Ronald Joe Record was a student of dynamical systems theory at the
University of California at Santa Cruz where he specialized in the study of
iterated maps of the plane. He was a student of
Dr. Ralph Abraham's and is
on the staff of the
Visual Math Institute at UCSC.
Ronald was awarded the
Doctor of Philosophy in Mathematics from the University
of California in the Summer of 1994.
He obtained the Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from
Phillips University where he also studied
Shakespeare, Faulkner, Biblical
Literature, Philosophy, Marxism, Christian Heritage, and Art History.
Examples of some of his graphical mathematical explorations are available
Savage Rabbit Art Gallery or you can view one of these MPEG fractal
animated zooms, created by the doctor himself :
One of Doc's current projects is an interactive CD-ROM companion to the
book "Just Plane Chaos" by Ralph Abraham, Christian Mira and Laura
Gardini. Explore this
Ronnie's Home Page or proceed to