Douady, Adrien

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Douady, Adrien Gender: M
Adrien Jules Antoine Douady
born on 25 September 1935 at 04:00 (= 04:00 AM )
Place La Tronche, France, 45n12, 5e44
Timezone GDT h1e (is daylight saving time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Geslain
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 01°07' s_mo.18.gif s_vircol.18.gif 02°48 Asc.s_vircol.18.gif 02°35'

Adrien Douady (in 2003)
photo: François Tisseyre, license gfdl


French mathematician.

Together with his former student John H. Hubbard, he studied properties of iterated quadratic complex mappings. They made important mathematical contributions in this field of complex dynamics, including a study of the Mandelbrot set.

He taught at the University of Nice and was a Professor at the Paris-Sud 11 University, Orsay.

He died on 2 November 2006.

Link to Wikipedia biography


Source Notes

Didier Geslain archive, 'd' pdf file, p. 197.


  • Vocation : Science : Mathematics/ Statistics (Mathematician)