Date: Nov 27, 1997 5:26 PM
Author: Gerry Myerson
Subject: Re: most famous codiscoverer gets credit (Matthew Effect) [was: This Week's Finds in Mathematical Physics (Week 112)]
In article <firstname.lastname@example.org>, email@example.com wrote:
> There are occasions when the anti-Matthews effect occurs.
Pell's equation is an example of this, named after Pell because there was
already too much stuff named after Fermat...
I'm not sure how to categorize what I first learned as the Weil Conjecture
(on elliptic curves) which seems to have migrated through Shimura-Taniyama-Weil
and is now mostly called Shimura-Taniyama.
Gerry Myerson (firstname.lastname@example.org)