Ruelle, David

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Ruelle, David Gender: M
David Pierre Ruelle
born on 20 August 1935 at 13:45 (= 1:45 PM )
Place Ghent, Belgium, 51n03, 3e43
Timezone GDT h1e (is daylight saving time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Ego
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 26°34' s_mo.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 18°57 Asc.s_scocol.18.gif 21°26'

David Ruelle (1973)
photo: George M. Bergman, license gfdl


Belgian-French mathematical physicist who has worked on statistical physics and dynamical systems. With Floris Takens, Ruelle coined the term strange attractor, and founded a new theory of turbulence.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Source Notes

Grazia Bordoni quotes Xavier Ego.


  • Traits : Mind : Education extensive (PhD)
  • Vocation : Science : Mathematics/ Statistics
  • Vocation : Science : Physics
  • Vocation : Writers : Textbook/ Non-fiction
  • Notable : Famous : Founder/ originator ("Strange attractor")