Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology
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- Speakers - Dr. Mandelbrot spends the day at TJ: Tuesday, April
25th. After having lunch with the TJ faculty, Dr. Benoit Mandelbrot presented
an outstanding lecture on fractals to a packed auditorium. The
inspiring lecture included personal glimpses of Dr. Mandelbrot's life
as well as some grandfatherly wisdom and much humor. Since not all
1600 TJ students could be seated in the auditorium, the lecture was
broadcast via closed circuit television to the rest of the students in
After the lecture, Dr. Mandelbrot met with a select group of
students in the Computer Systems Lab where he could talk on a more
It was truly a day to remember!