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Clouds Are Not Spheres: The Fractal Theory of Benoit Mandelbrot

Author: Films on Demand.; Films Media Group.
Publisher: Lawrenceville, NJ : Films Media Group ; Orangeville, ON : McIntyre Media [distributor] 2000
Edition/Format:   eVideo : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Benoit B Mandelbrot
Material Type: Videorecording, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Films on Demand.; Films Media Group.
OCLC Number: 700396172
Notes: Title from resource description page (viewed Dec. 09, 2010).
"Both elegant and sublime, fractal geometry has taught mathematicians and scientists to see things differently while quantifying a new level of order in the natural world. In this captivating program, visionary mathematician Benoit Mandelbrot tells his life story as it relates to his spatial approach to problem solving and his scientific achievements. Supported by the insights of Nobel Laureate Ivar Giaever and others, the documentary unifies the disparate periods of Mandelbrot's life around the recurring concept of iteration. ""Until fractal geometry became organized, my life had followed a fractal orbit, "" quips Dr. Mandelbrot. (57 minutes)."
Description: 1 streaming video (57 minutes.)

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