Benoît Mandelbrot (1924-2010)

John Brockman is reporting that Benoît Mandelbrot – the father of fractal geometry – has died.



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3 Responses to Benoît Mandelbrot (1924-2010)

  1. Bob O'H says:

    I can’t see this news anywhere else – is it an error?

  2. Thony C. says:

    It’s official, he died on Thursday of pancreatic cancer.

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