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published by the New York Times Company
This New York Times obituary is dedicated to the life and accomplishments of Benoît B. Mandelbrot, the mathematician who investigated and popularized fractals. The article is a brief biography of Mandelbrot, including highlights from his personal life and professional career.
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Keywords: fractals, mandelbrot
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(New York Times Company, New York, 2010), WWW Document, (http://www.nytimes.com/2010/10/17/us/17mandelbrot.html).
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Benoît Mandelbrot, Novel Mathematician, Dies at 85, (New York Times Company, New York, 2010), <http://www.nytimes.com/2010/10/17/us/17mandelbrot.html>.
APA Format
Benoît Mandelbrot, Novel Mathematician, Dies at 85. (2010, November 22). Retrieved October 25, 2014, from New York Times Company: http://www.nytimes.com/2010/10/17/us/17mandelbrot.html
Chicago Format
New York Times Company. Benoît Mandelbrot, Novel Mathematician, Dies at 85. New York: New York Times Company, November 22, 2010. http://www.nytimes.com/2010/10/17/us/17mandelbrot.html (accessed 25 October 2014).
MLA Format
Benoît Mandelbrot, Novel Mathematician, Dies at 85. New York: New York Times Company, 2010. 22 Nov. 2010. 25 Oct. 2014 <http://www.nytimes.com/2010/10/17/us/17mandelbrot.html>.
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