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Benoit Mandelbrot : a life in many dimensions, edited Michael Frame, Yale, Nathan Cohen, Fractal Antenna Systems, Inc

Label
Benoit Mandelbrot : a life in many dimensions
Title
Benoit Mandelbrot
Title remainder
a life in many dimensions
Statement of responsibility
edited Michael Frame, Yale, Nathan Cohen, Fractal Antenna Systems, Inc
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 510.92
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QA29.M34
LC item number
B46 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Frame, Michael
  • Cohen, Nathan
Series statement
Fractals and dynamics in mathematics, science, and the arts : theory and applications
Series volume
volume 1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mandelbrot, Benoit B
  • Mathematicians
  • Mathematicians
  • Fractals
  • Mandelbrot, Benoit B
  • Fractals
  • Mathematicians
  • France
  • United States
Label
Benoit Mandelbrot : a life in many dimensions, edited Michael Frame, Yale, Nathan Cohen, Fractal Antenna Systems, Inc
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Preface / by Michael Frame -- Preface / by Nathan Cohen -- Watching Benoit at work / Aliette Mandelbrot -- Benoit Mandelbrot: nor does lightning travel in a straight line / Michael Frame -- Irregularities and scaling in signal and image processing: multifractal analysis / Patrice Abry, Stéphane Jaffard, Herwig Wendt -- Three-dimensional fractal homeomorphisms / Michael F. Barnsley and Brendan Harding -- Mandelbrot's cascades: a legendary destiny / Julien Barral and Jacques Peyrière -- Benoit Mandelbrot and art / Javier Barrallo -- The nature of fractal music / Harlan J. Brothers -- Fractal antenna and fractal resonator primer / Nathan Cohen -- Fractal-based wideband invisibility cloak / Nathan Cohen, Obinna Okoro, Dan Earle, Phil Salkind, Barry Unger, Sean Yen, Daniel McHugh, Stefan Polterzycki and A.J. Shelman-Cohen -- From fractional Brownian motion to multifractional and multistable motion / Kenneth Falconer -- Watching the markets misbehave / Richard L. Hudson -- Partition zeta functions, multifractal spectra, and tapestries of complex dimensions / Kate E. Ellis, Michel L. Lapidus, Michael C. Mackenzie and John A. Rock -- Benoit Mandelbrot, films, and me: a tribute / Nigel Lesmoir-Gordon -- Fractals and humor / Demetri Martin -- Multifractal measures of time series: curvature surfaces of [f(alpha)] curves / William Martino and Michael Frame -- Benoit Mandelbrot, educator / Nial Neger and Harlan J. Brothers -- The art of roughness / Emer O'Daly -- Long-range dependence of the two-dimensional Ising model at critical temperature / Vladas Pipiras and Murad S. Taqqu -- Benoit Mandelbrot, W.H. Freeman and the launch of The fractal geometry of nature / Peter Renz -- Math and physics: Lévy flights and drives / Michael Shlesinger -- Benoit Mandelbrot in finance / Christian Walter -- How Benoit Mandelbrot changed my thinking about biological form / Ewald R. Weibel -- Entropic origin of allometry relations / Bruce J. West and Damien West -- Music and fractals / Charles Wuorinen -- Stories about Benoit -- Some final thoughts / Michael Frame
Control code
730403769
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxiii, 553 pages
Isbn
9789814366069
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2015001994
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)730403769
Label
Benoit Mandelbrot : a life in many dimensions, edited Michael Frame, Yale, Nathan Cohen, Fractal Antenna Systems, Inc
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Preface / by Michael Frame -- Preface / by Nathan Cohen -- Watching Benoit at work / Aliette Mandelbrot -- Benoit Mandelbrot: nor does lightning travel in a straight line / Michael Frame -- Irregularities and scaling in signal and image processing: multifractal analysis / Patrice Abry, Stéphane Jaffard, Herwig Wendt -- Three-dimensional fractal homeomorphisms / Michael F. Barnsley and Brendan Harding -- Mandelbrot's cascades: a legendary destiny / Julien Barral and Jacques Peyrière -- Benoit Mandelbrot and art / Javier Barrallo -- The nature of fractal music / Harlan J. Brothers -- Fractal antenna and fractal resonator primer / Nathan Cohen -- Fractal-based wideband invisibility cloak / Nathan Cohen, Obinna Okoro, Dan Earle, Phil Salkind, Barry Unger, Sean Yen, Daniel McHugh, Stefan Polterzycki and A.J. Shelman-Cohen -- From fractional Brownian motion to multifractional and multistable motion / Kenneth Falconer -- Watching the markets misbehave / Richard L. Hudson -- Partition zeta functions, multifractal spectra, and tapestries of complex dimensions / Kate E. Ellis, Michel L. Lapidus, Michael C. Mackenzie and John A. Rock -- Benoit Mandelbrot, films, and me: a tribute / Nigel Lesmoir-Gordon -- Fractals and humor / Demetri Martin -- Multifractal measures of time series: curvature surfaces of [f(alpha)] curves / William Martino and Michael Frame -- Benoit Mandelbrot, educator / Nial Neger and Harlan J. Brothers -- The art of roughness / Emer O'Daly -- Long-range dependence of the two-dimensional Ising model at critical temperature / Vladas Pipiras and Murad S. Taqqu -- Benoit Mandelbrot, W.H. Freeman and the launch of The fractal geometry of nature / Peter Renz -- Math and physics: Lévy flights and drives / Michael Shlesinger -- Benoit Mandelbrot in finance / Christian Walter -- How Benoit Mandelbrot changed my thinking about biological form / Ewald R. Weibel -- Entropic origin of allometry relations / Bruce J. West and Damien West -- Music and fractals / Charles Wuorinen -- Stories about Benoit -- Some final thoughts / Michael Frame
Control code
730403769
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxiii, 553 pages
Isbn
9789814366069
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2015001994
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)730403769

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