Benoit Mandelbrot, American mathematician

Benoit Mandelbrot, American mathematician

H413/0452 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 32.9MB

Downloadable file size: 965.9KB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Credit: EMILIO SEGRE VISUAL ARCHIVES/AMERICAN INSTITUTE OF PHYSICS/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Restrictions: Editorial use only

Caption: Benoit Mandelbrot (1924-2010), French-American mathematician. Mandelbrot is best known as the father of fractal geometry, a branch of complex number theory. Mandelbrot coined the term fractal in 1975, which he defined as "a rough or fragmented geometric shape that can be split into parts, each of which is (at least approximately) a reduced-size copy of the whole".

Release details: Model release not available. Property release not required.

Keywords: 1900s, 20th century, 50s, 60s, adult, american, benoit mandelbrot, black-and-white, caucasian, fifties, fractal geometry, fractals, french, geometric, geometrics, geometry, head and shoulders, historical, history, history of science, human, male, man, mathematical, mathematical theory, mathematician, mathematics, middle-aged, monochrome, people, person, portrait, repetition, senior, shape, shapes, sixties, surname m

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.