RIP Benoît B. Mandelbrot (1924-2010), Father of Fractal Geometry

Benoit B. Mandelbrot

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Benoît B. Mandelbrot, the father of fractal geometry, has died at age 85 (the cause of his death has not been released as of yet). You can check out his homepage here and you can see him giving an excellent TED talk here.

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  1. There is an obituary on Ny time, he died from pancreatic cancer

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