American MathematiciansDate: 4/16/96 at 11:59:16 From: Katy Van Every Subject: American mathematician I am doing a project on a famous American mathematician, but the problem is, I can't think of any! There are lots of English, German, Greek, and French mathematicians that I can think of or find, but no one American really sticks out in anyone's mind! Date: 4/16/96 at 15:44:10 From: Doctor Jodi Subject: Re: American mathematician Hi there! I'd recommend the St. Andrew's Math History page, located at http://www-groups.dcs.st-and.ac.uk/~history/ From this page, you can get to a birthplace map. You can also go directly to a listing of some American mathematicians. That page is http://www-groups.dcs.st-and.ac.uk/~history/SensitiveMap/USA.html Good luck with your report and let us know how it goes! -Doctor Jodi, The Math Forum |
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