Father of Fractal Geometry: French and American mathematician Benoit Mandelbrot 96th Birthday

Todays Doodle praises the 96th birthday celebration of Polish-conceived, French and American mathematician Benoit Mandelbrot, broadly known as the “father of fractal geometry.” Mandelbrot’s spearheading research was instrumental in acquainting the world with the influential idea of fractals–sporadic yet endlessly rehashing numerical shapes found all through nature and our regular day to day existences. Mandelbrot was conceived on this day in 1924 in Warsaw, Poland to guardians of Lithuanian-Jewish legacy. From being a neighborhood chess champion to an understudy of his dad’s guide assortment, at a youthful age Mandelbrot was…

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