Monday, August 13, 2012

Benoit Mandelbrot on Perspectives


The world has not been designed for the convenience of mathematicians.


(Or Project Managers, I should add). In "The (Mis)Behavior of Markets" (2004). Benoit Mandelbrot (1924–2010) was a French American mathematician. He worked on a wide range of mathematical problems, including mathematical physics and quantitative finance, but is best known as the father of fractal geometry.

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