Benoit Mandelbrot

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French mathematician (born in Poland) noted for inventing fractals (born in 1924)


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James Gleick sostiene que Benoit Mandelbrot se atrevio a hacer algo que ni siquiera intentaron Newton o Galileo: anuncio que su propio trabajo era revolucionario.
Pero Benoit Mandelbrot, el cientifico que utilizo la expresion fractal por vez primera en 1975, solo aspiraba, dice, a capturar en una palabra la impresion de una piedra que golpea, y se fractura.
AMS Special Session on Fractal Geometry in Pure and Applied Mathematics: In Memory of Benoit Mandelbrot (2012: Boston, MA.
In spite of the lack of standards, we quantified the elusive complexity of the roots by calculating their fractal dimension, an index that was first defined by mathematician Benoit Mandelbrot in 1975.
Benoit Mandelbrot created fractal geometry to help explain and organize seemingly random objects in nature such as tree branches and cloud formations.
Some of Weatherall's subjects, such as Benoit Mandelbrot, discovered entirely new fields of inquiry (in Mandelbrot's case, fractal geometry and chaos theory) as they developed theories to solve concrete problems.
Nearly all common patterns in nature are rough," writes the mathematician Benoit Mandelbrot at the beginning of The Fractalist: Memoir of a Scientific Maverick published posthumously this month by Pantheon.
TED speakers have included Bill Gates, Jane Goodall, Elizabeth Gilbert, Sir Richard Branson, Benoit Mandelbrot, Philippe Starck, Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Isabel Allende and former UK Prime Minister Gordon Brown.
In the early 1960s, a French mathematician named Benoit Mandelbrot analyzed a century's worth of cotton price movements and found fluctuations far more dramatic than the normal distribution models deemed possible.
Por graciosa que parezca esta respuesta en primera instancia, es correcta y, mas aun, cuando Benoit Mandelbrot describio estos objetos, justamente los definio como objetos con una dimension fraccionaria o fractal, en su articulo <<?
On 1 March 1980 at the IBM Research Centre in New York State, the French mathematician Benoit Mandelbrot (1924-2010) looked at a black and white computer printout.
Quiza no sea casual que tanto Lem como Gombrowicz sean contemporaneos y compatriotas de Benoit Mandelbrot, el padre de las matematicas no lineales, que describen los patrones de las piedras, las nubes o las olas.
La comparacion que hace Benoit Mandelbrot entre las tormentas financieras y las climatologicas no es inocente.
Stewart, whom I just met, studied with followers of the mathematician Benoit Mandelbrot and the 1977 Nobel Chemistry Prize winner Ilya Prigogine.