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Born: 1924-11-20 in Warsaw(Poland)

Quick biography :

 1944 : Ecole Polytechnique, graduated in 1947
 1948 : M. S. in Aeronautics from the California Institute of Technology
 1952 : Ph.D. in Mathematical Sciences from the University of Paris
 1949-1957 : CNRS.
 1955-57 : professor of mathematics in Geneva
 1957-58 : professor at the École Polytechnique.
 1958 : IBM
 1987 : professor of mathematics at Yale University.
 IBM Fellow Emeritus, (Physical Sciences) at the IBM T. J. Watson Research Center,
 Professor of the Practice of Mathematics at Harvard.
 1995 : Professeur de l'Académie des Sciences de l'École Polytechnique.
 Distinctions :
 "Barnard Medal for Meritorious Service to Science" (1985)
 Franklin Medal for Signal and Eminent Service in Science (1986)
 Alexander von Humboldt Prize (1988)
 Charles Proteus Steinmetz Medal (1988)
 "Science for Art" Prize (1988)
 Harvey Prize for Science and Technology (1989)
 Nevada Medal
 the Wolf Prize in Physics
 the Honda Prize (1994) 

If you want to know more about Mandelbrot, check out the following pages!

But never forget:

We just can tackle pain about the chaos, if we accept his unpredictability!

(Die Angst vor dem Chaos können wir nur bewältigen, indem wir seine Unvorhersehbarkeit akzeptieren.)

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