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Genre/Form: | Biographie |
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Additional Physical Format: | Online version: Founders of index theory. Somerville, MA : International Press, 2009 (OCoLC)777317097 |

Named Person: | Michael Francis Atiyah; Raoul Bott; Friedrich Hirzebruch; I M Singer; Michael Francis Atiyah; Raoul Bott; Friedrich Hirzebruch; I M Singer |

Material Type: | Internet resource |

Document Type: | Book, Internet Resource |

All Authors / Contributors: |
Shing-Tung Yau |

ISBN: | 9781571461377 157146137X |

OCLC Number: | 343815997 |

Description: | lii, 393 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 27 cm |

Responsibility: | edited by S.-T. Yau. |

### Abstract:

Index Theory is one of the most exciting and consequential accomplishments of 20th-century mathematics. This book contemplates the four great mathematicians who developed index theory - Sir Michael Atiyah, Raoul Bott, Friedrich Hirzebruch, and I M Singer. It presents a variety of material of a personal as well as mathematical nature.
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### Related Subjects:(6)

- Index theory (Mathematics)
- Atiyah, Michael Francis, -- 1929-
- Bott, Raoul, -- 1923-2005.
- Hirzebruch, Friedrich.
- Singer, I. M. -- (Isadore Manuel), -- 1924-
- Indextheorie.

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