Department of Mathematics


A Reaction-Diffusion Cellular Automaton Program by Warren Weckesser

Get It

Computer System Executable Program
Mac OS X 10.4
Windows (2000 or XP) cardiff.exe
Linux cardiff (See the note below.)

Note for the Linux file: After you save this file, you will have to make it executable. Either

Sample Output -- Click on the thumbnails.
These are just snapshots. It is much more interesting to run the program and watch the patterns evolve.

Here is a short clip, in the form of an animated GIF file: out_anim.gif (1.6 meg.)

View demos: Screenshot