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Mathematics in Berlin

Author: Heinrich Begehr
Publisher: Basel ; Boston ; Berlin : Birkhäuser, 1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book
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This little book is conceived as a service to mathematicians attending the 1998 International Congress of Mathematicians in Berlin. It presents a comprehensive, condensed overview of mathematical  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biographie
Biografie 1700-1998
Biographie 1700-1998
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Heinrich Begehr
ISBN: 0817659439 9780817659431 3764359439 9783764359430
OCLC Number: 247021497
Notes: Literaturangaben.
Description: XI, 200 Seiten : Illustrationen
Contents: Mathematics at the Prussian Academy of Sciences 1700-1810.- Mathematics in Berlin, 1810-1933.- Augustus Leopold Crelle.- Gustav Peter Lejeune Dirichlet.- Carl Gustav Jacob Jacobi.- Jacob Steiner and Synthetic Geometry.- Gotthold Eisenstein.- Kummer and Kronecker.- Weierstrass and some members of his circle: Kovalevskaia, Fuchs, Schwarz, Schottky.- Frobenius, Schur, and the Berlin Algebraic Tradition.- Erhard Schmidt, John von Neumann.- Constantin Caratheodory.- Richard von Mises.- Einstein in Berlin.- The Nazi era: the Berlin way of politicizing mathematics.- The University of Berlin from Reopening until 1953.- Helmut Hasse, Hermann Ludwig Schmid and their students in Berlin.- Freie Universitat Berlin, a summary of its history.- Mathematics at the Berlin Technische Hochschule/Technische Universitat.- Mathematics in Berlin at the Humboldt University: from 1953 until now.- The Mathematical Institute of the Academy of Sciences of the GDR.- Fast Algorithms, Fast Computers: The Konrad-Zuse-Zentrum Berlin (ZIB).- Weierstrass Institute for Applied Analysis and Stochastics (WIAS).- Zentralblatt fur Mathematik und ihre Grenzgebiete.- Sources of photographs.- Addresses of authors and editors.
Responsibility: ed. H.G.W. Begehr ...

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