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Kurt Otto Friedrichs (1901 - 1982)

7/15/2008 4/25/2022

Weinberg ForMemRS (/ˈwaɪnbɜːrɡ/; born May 3, 1933) is an American theoretical physicist and Nobel laureate in Physics for his contributions with Abdus Salam and Sheldon Glashow to the unification of th...

9/12/2020 7/26/2021

Joan Elaine Argetsinger Steitz (born January 26, 1941) is Sterling Professor of Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry at Yale University and Investigator at the Howard Hughes Medical Institute. She is ...

11/4/2011 2/10/2021

Dr. Tony S. Fauci MP

"Tony"

Anthony Stephen Fauci (born December 24, 1940) is an American immunologist who, as a physician employed by the National Institutes of Health of the United States, has served public health in a variety ...

3/16/2020 10/15/2020

Charles Hard Townes MP (1915 - 2015)

Hard Townes (born July 28, 1915) is an American Nobel Prize-winning physicist and educator. Townes is known for his work on the theory and application of the maser, on which he got the fundamental pate...

1/22/2007 8/22/2020

Gertrude Belle Elion (January 23, 1918 – February 21, 1999) was an American biochemist and pharmacologist, and a 1988 recipient of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine. Working alone as well as wi...

11/10/2014 5/15/2020

David Jeffrey Wineland (born February 24, 1944) is an American Nobel-laureate physicist at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) physics laboratory. His work has included advances i...

4/29/2020 4/29/2020

John McCarthy (1927 - 2011)

McCarthy (September 4, 1927 – October 24, 2011) was an American computer scientist and cognitive scientist. McCarthy was one of the founders of the discipline of artificial intelligence.[He coined the ...

4/12/2020 4/12/2020

Evelyn M. Witkin , born Evelyn Maisel (born March 9, 1921) is an American geneticist who was awarded the National Medal of Science for her work on DNA mutagenesis and DNA repair.ResearchIn 1944, Witkin...

3/27/2020 3/27/2020

Isadore M. Singer, Abel Prize 2004 MP (1924 - 2021)

"Is"

Isadore Manuel Singer was an American mathematician. He was an Institute Professor in the Department of Mathematics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a Professor Emeritus of Mathematics ...

12/23/2008 3/22/2020

Michael H. Freedman, Fields Medal 1986 MP

Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, California, United States

Michael Hartley Freedman (born April 21, 1951) is an American mathematician, at Microsoft Station Q, a research group at the University of California, Santa Barbara. In 1986, he was awarded a Fields Me...

7/14/2008 3/20/2020

Karen Keskulla Uhlenbeck (born August 24, 1942) is an American mathematician. She is a professor emeritus of mathematics at the University of Texas at Austin, where she held the Sid W. Richardson Found...

3/12/2016 3/19/2019

Charles Stark Draper (1901 - 1987)

"Doc"

Charles Stark "Doc" Draper (October 2, 1901 – July 25, 1987) was an American scientist and engineer, known as the "father of inertial navigation". He was the founder and director of the Massachusetts I...

10/13/2013 2/13/2018

Martin Schwarzschild (1912 - 1997)

Martin Schwarzschild (May 31, 1912 – April 10, 1997) was a German-born American astrophysicist. He was the son of German physicist Karl Schwarzschild and the nephew of the Swiss astrophysicist Robert E...

3/24/2012 7/28/2017

Henry Taube , Ph.D, M.Sc, B.Sc, FRSC (November 30, 1915 – November 16, 2005) was a Canadian-born American chemist noted for having been awarded the 1983 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for "his work in the me...

10/13/2011 7/28/2017

Donald Knuth MP

Palo Alto, Santa Clara County, California, United States

Donald Ervin Knuth (born January 10, 1938) is an American computer scientist, mathematician, and professor emeritus at Stanford University.He is the author of the multi-volume work The Art of Computer ...

3/15/2016 7/6/2017

Janet Rowley (1925 - 2013)

Janet Davison Rowley (April 5, 1925 – December 17, 2013) was an American human geneticist and the first scientist to identify a chromosomal translocation as the cause of leukemia and other cancers.* Fr...

1/4/2016 6/27/2017

David Allan Bromley (1926 - 2005)

David Allan Bromley (May 4, 1926 – February 10, 2005) was a Canadian-American physicist, academic administrator and Science Advisor to American president George H. W. Bush.[1] His field of research was...

6/1/2017 6/10/2017

S. R. Srinivasa Varadhan MP

"Raghu"

New York, New York, New York, United States

S. R. Srinivasa Varadhan FRS is an Indian American mathematician who is known for his fundamental contributions to probability theory and in particular for creating a unified theory of large deviations...

7/15/2008 6/5/2017

C. R. Rao MP

State College, Centre, Pennsylvania, United States

C. R. Rao , FRS is an Indian-born, naturalized American, mathematician and statistician. He is currently professor emeritus at Penn State University and Research Professor at the University at Buffalo....

7/15/2008 6/5/2017

Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar FRS (Tamil: சுப்பிரமணியன் சந்திரசேகர்), was an Indian American astrophysicist who was awarded the 1983 Nobel Prize for Physics with William A. Fowler "for his theoretical stu...

6/5/2009 6/4/2017

E. O. Wilson MP (1929 - 2021)

"The Ant Man"

Edward Osborne Wilson (born June 10, 1929), usually cited as E. O. Wilson , is an American biologist, theorist, naturalist and author. His biological specialty is myrmecology, the study of ants, on whi...

6/6/2011 4/5/2017

Nicolaas Bloembergen (born March 11, 1920) is a Dutch-American physicist and Nobel laureate.He received his Ph.D. degree from University of Leiden under Cor Gorter in 1948; while pursuing his PhD at Ha...

1/6/2015 4/3/2017

Bernard Brodie (1910 - 1978)

"Bernard Brody"

A brief but generally accurate biography of Bernard Brodie can be found at ). (One point that it omits is that the family name was originally Brody and he changed the spelling of his name to Brodie.) A...

7/5/2009 3/28/2017

Paul John Flory (June 19, 1910 – September 9, 1985) was an American chemist and Nobel laureate who was known for his prodigious volume of work in the field of polymers, or macromolecules. He was a lead...

8/19/2007 3/15/2017

Peter Carl / Karol Goldmark MP (1906 - 1977)

Peter Carl Goldmark (Hungarian: Goldmark Péter Károly) (December 2, 1906 – December 7, 1977) was a German-Hungarian engineer who, during his time with Columbia Records, was instrumental in developing t...

2/4/2012 3/12/2017

Mildred Dresselhaus MP (1930 - 2017)

"Millie"

Mildred Dresselhaus (née Spiewak ; November 11, 1930 – February 20, 2017), known as the "queen of carbon science", was the first female Institute Professor and professor emerita of physics and electric...

11/23/2007 3/9/2017

Rudolf Emil Kálmán (1930 - 2016)

"Rudy"

Rudolf Emil Kálmán is a Hungarian-born American electrical engineer, mathematician, and inventor. He is most noted for his co-invention and development of the Kalman filter, a mathematical algorithm wi...

4/20/2016 2/27/2017

Peter David Lax MP

New York, New York, United States

Peter David Lax (born May 1, 1926 in Budapest, Hungary) is a mathematician working in the areas of pure and applied mathematics. He has made important contributions to integrable systems, fluid dynamic...

2/1/2008 2/27/2017

John B. Goodenough, Nobel Prize in Chemistry 2019 MP

Austin, Travis County, Texas, United States

NOT ENOUGH FOR GOODENOUGH John Bannister Goodenough (born 25 July 1922) is an American professor and solid-state physicist. He is currently a professor of mechanical engineering and materials science a...

8/11/2016 2/17/2017
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Edward F. Knipling (1909 - 2000)

Edward F. Knipling (March 20, 1909 – March 17, 2000) was an American entomologist who, along with his longtime colleague Raymond C. Bushland, received the 1992 World Food Prize for their collaborative ...

2/10/2017 2/10/2017

Dr. John G. Trump MP (1907 - 1985)

"Trump"

John George Trump was an American electrical engineer, inventor, and physicist. He was a recipient of U.S. President Ronald Reagan's National Medal of Science, and a member of the National Academy of E...

7/5/2011 1/25/2017

Donald Ainslie Henderson MP (1928 - 2016)

Donald Ainslie Henderson (September 7, 1928 – August 19, 2016) was an American physician, educator, and epidemiologist who directed a 10-year international effort (1967–77) that eradicated smallpox thr...

12/30/2016 12/30/2016

Alfred Yi Cho is the Adjunct Vice President of Semiconductor Research at Alcatel-Lucent's Bell Labs. He is known as the "father of molecular beam epitaxy"; a technique he developed at that facility in ...

12/27/2016 12/27/2016

Vera Rubin MP (1928 - 2016)

Rubin (née Cooper; born July 23, 1928) is an American astronomer who pioneered work on galaxy rotation rates. She uncovered the discrepancy between the predicted angular motion of galaxies and the obse...

10/13/2016 12/27/2016

Richard Travis Whitcomb (1921 - 2009)

T. Whitcomb (February 21, 1921 – October 13, 2009) was an American aeronautical engineer noted for his significant contributions to the science of aerodynamics.Whitcomb was born in Evanston, Illinois b...

10/17/2013 9/6/2016

Philip Hauge Abelson MP (1913 - 2004)

Philip Hauge Abelson-He was an American physicist, a scientific editor, and a science writer. Abelson was born in 1913 in Tacoma, Washington. He attended Washington State University where he received d...

6/12/2015 8/26/2016

Donald Clayton Spencer (1912 - 2001)

Clayton Spencer (April 25, 1912 – December 23, 2001) was an American mathematician, known for work on deformation theory of structures arising in differential geometry, and on several complex variables...

7/22/2008 8/20/2016

James Alfred Van Allen MP (1914 - 2006)

James Alfred Van Allen (September 7, 1914 – August 9, 2006) was an American space scientist at the University of Iowa. The Van Allen radiation belts were named after him, following the 1958 satellite ...

2/18/2009 8/11/2016

Edward Witten, Fields Medal 1990 MP

"Ed"

Princeton, Mercer, New Jersey, United States

Edward Witten is an American theoretical physicist with a focus on mathematical physics who is currently the Professor of Mathematical Physics at the Institute for Advanced Study. He is regarded by man...

2/25/2007 6/9/2016

Michael Artin is an American mathematician and a professor emeritus in the Massachusetts Institute of Technology mathematics department, known for his contributions to algebraic geometry.*In 2002, Arti...

9/3/2012 6/6/2016

Rosalyn Sussman Yalow (July 19, 1921 – May 30, 2011) was an American medical physicist, and a co-winner of the 1977 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine (together with Roger Guillemin and Andrew Schal...

11/8/2014 5/21/2016

Robert K. Merton (1910 - 2003)

"Meyer Robert Schkolnick"

Nobel Prize winning Sociologist. His works included Sociological theory, method, and research. Merton is also noted for his studies in Mass Communication by the Sociological perspective. He worked clos...

4/10/2016 4/24/2016

Robert Merton Solow, Nobel Prize in Economics, 1987 MP

Boston, Suffolk, MA, United States

Robert Merton Solow (born August 23, 1924) is an American economist particularly known for his work on the theory of economic growth that culminated in the exogenous growth model named after him. He wa...

2/2/2014 4/19/2016

George Joseph Stigler (January 17, 1911 – December 1, 1991) was a U.S. economist. He won the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences in 1982 , and was a key leader of the Chicago School of Economics,...

4/19/2016 4/19/2016

Norman Ernest Borlaug MP (1914 - 2009)

Burial record: Norman Ernest Borlaug (March 25, 1914 – September 12, 2009) was an American biologist, humanitarian and Nobel laureate who has been called "the father of the Green Revolution", "agricult...

4/9/2016 4/9/2016

Jack St. Clair Kilby (November 8, 1923 – June 20, 2005) was an American electrical engineer who took part (along with Robert Noyce) in the realization of the first integrated circuit while working at T...

12/12/2014 4/1/2016

was born in Chicago, Illinois on March 28, 1930, the second of two children of Selig and Lillian Friedman, nee Warsaw, who were immigrants from Russia. My father came to the United States in 1913 and l...

3/28/2014 3/28/2016

Hans Georg Dehmelt (born 9 September 1922) is a German-born American physicist, who was awarded Nobel Prize in Physics in 1989, for co-developing the ion trap technique (Penning trap) with Wolfgang Pau...

3/28/2016 3/28/2016

Bruno Benedetto Rossi MP (1905 - 1993)

Bruno Benedetto Rossi (13 April 1905 – 21 November 1993) was an Italian experimental physicist. He made major contributions to particle physics and the study of cosmic rays. A 1927 graduate of the Univ...

8/27/2009 3/25/2016

Riccardo Giacconi (born October 6, 1931) is an American Nobel Prize-winning astrophysicist who laid the foundations of X-ray astronomy. He is currently a professor at the Johns Hopkins University. Biog...

3/25/2016 3/25/2016

Herbert Friedman MP (1916 - 2000)

Herbert Friedman (June 21, 1916 – September 9, 2000) was an American pioneer in the application of sounding rockets to solar physics, aeronomy, and astronomy. He was also a statesman and public advocat...

3/25/2016 3/25/2016

Daniel Kleppner , born 1932, is the Lester Wolfe Professor Emeritus of Physics at MIT and co-director of the MIT-Harvard Center for Ultracold Atoms. His areas of science include Atomic, Molecular, and ...

3/25/2016 3/25/2016

Raymond (Ray) Davis, Jr. (October 14, 1914 – May 31, 2006) was an American chemist, physicist, and Nobel Prize in Physics laureate. Early life and education Davis was born in Washington, D.C., where hi...

3/24/2016 3/24/2016

Leon Lederman, 96, Explorer (and Explainer) of the Subatomic World, Dies Leon Lederman, whose ingenious experiments with particle accelerators deepened science’s understanding of the subatomic worl...

3/12/2016 3/12/2016

Leo Philip Kadanoff MP (1937 - 2015)

Leo Philip Kadanoff (January 14, 1937 – October 26, 2015) was an American physicist. He was a professor of physics (emeritus as of 2004) at the University of Chicago and a former President of the Ameri...

3/12/2016 3/12/2016

George Eugene Uhlenbeck (December 6, 1900 – October 31, 1988) was a Dutch-American theoretical physicist.Background and education[edit] George Uhlenbeck was the son of Eugenius and Anne Beeger Uhlenbec...

3/12/2016 3/12/2016

David Bryant Mumford (born 11 June 1937) is an American mathematician known for distinguished work in algebraic geometry, and then for research into vision and pattern theory. He won the Fields Medal a...

7/13/2008 3/11/2016

Raoul Bott MP (1923 - 2005)

Raoul Bott , ForMemRS (September 24, 1923 – December 20, 2005) was a Hungarian-American mathematician known for numerous basic contributions to geometry in its broad sense. He is best known for his Bot...

11/27/2007 3/10/2016

Elias M. Stein MP (1931 - 2018)

"Eli"

Elias Menachem Stein (born January 13, 1931) is a mathematician and a leading figure in the field of harmonic analysis. He is a professor emeritus of Mathematics at Princeton University.Stein was born ...

7/14/2008 3/10/2016

John Griggs Thompson (born October 13, 1932) is a mathematician at the University of Florida noted for his work in the field of finite groups. He was awarded the Fields Medal in 1970 , the Wolf Prize i...

7/13/2008 3/9/2016

Theodor Otto Diener MP

United States

Theodor Otto Diener (born February 28, 1921) is an American plant pathologist and was the first in the field to describe viroids. Biography Diener was born in 1921 in Zurich, Switzerland. He came to th...

3/8/2016 3/8/2016

Rudolf Jaenisch (born 22 April 1942) is a Professor of Biology at MIT and a founding member of the Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research. He is a pioneer of transgenic science, in which an animal...

3/5/2016 3/5/2016

E. Bright Wilson (1908 - 1992)

Bright Wilson, Jr. was an American chemist. He was born on December 18, 1908 in Gallatin, Tennessee, and died in 1992 in Cambridge, Massachusetts.Wilson was a prominent and accomplished chemist and tea...

12/18/2013 2/28/2016

Ralph Lawrence Brinster is an American geneticist and Richard King Mellon Professor of Reproductive Physiology at the School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania. Birth and education Ralp...

2/28/2016 2/28/2016

Seymor Benzer MP (1921 - 2007)

Seymour Benzer (October 15, 1921 – November 30, 2007) was an American physicist, molecular biologist and behavioral geneticist. His career began during the molecular biology revolution of the 1950s, an...

2/27/2016 2/27/2016

Elizabeth F. Neufeld Facts Elizabeth F. Neufeld, Wolf Prize in Medicine - 1988 Elizabeth Fondal Neufeld (born September 27, 1928) is an American geneticist whose research has focused on the genetic bas...

2/27/2016 2/27/2016

Sol Snyder MP

Baltimore, Maryland, United States

Solomon Halbert Snyder (born December 26, 1938) is an American neuroscientist from Washington D.C., who is well known for researching addiction and its effects on the brain. He studied at Georgetown Un...

3/19/2015 2/25/2016

Official Website: Stanley Norman Cohen (born June 30, 1935 in Perth Amboy, New Jersey, United States) is an American geneticist.Cohen is a graduate of Rutgers University, and received his doctoral degr...

2/24/2016 2/24/2016

Robert Samuel Langer Biography -- Academy of Achievement. (last revised on Oct 27, 2015). Retrieved Feb 23, 2016. Robert Samuel Langer, Jr. FREng (born August 29, 1948 in Albany, New York) is an Americ...

2/23/2016 2/23/2016

Paul Alivisatos MP

United States

Paul Alivisatos (born 1959) is an American scientist of Greek descent who has been hailed as a pioneer in nanomaterials development, and is an internationally recognized authority on the fabrication of...

2/21/2016 2/21/2016

[ . Norman Foster Ramsey, Jr. ] (August 27, 1915 – November 4, 2011) was an American physicist who was awarded the 1989 Nobel Prize in Physics, together with Hans G. Dehmelt from University of Washingt...

12/11/2014 1/13/2016

Glenn Theodore Seaborg (Swedish: Glenn Teodor Sjöberg; April 19, 1912 – February 25, 1999) was an American nuclear chemist who won the 1951 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for "discoveries in the chemistry of...

5/4/2007 1/11/2016

Philip Warren Anderson MP (1923 - 2020)

Philip Warren Anderson (born December 13, 1923) is an American physicist and Nobel laureate. Anderson has made contributions to the theories of localization, antiferromagnetism, symmetry breaking, high...

1/22/2007 10/7/2015

Coover Andreasen is an American neuroscientist and neuropsychiatrist. She currently holds the Andrew H. Woods Chair of Psychiatry at the University of Iowa Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine

9/19/2015 9/19/2015

Chen-Ning Yang 楊振寧, Nobel Prize in Physics 1957 MP

"Franklin", "Frank"

Beijing, Beijing, China

Chen-Ning "Frank" Yang 楊振寧 , is a Chinese-American physicist who works on statistical mechanics and particle physics. He and Tsung-Dao Lee received the 1957 Nobel Prize in Physics for their work on par...

12/5/2014 8/25/2015

Edward Teller MP (1908 - 2003)

"Koko"

Edward Teller (Hungarian: Teller Ede; January 15, 1908 – September 9, 2003) was a Hungarian-American theoretical physicist, known colloquially as "the father of the hydrogen bomb", even though he claim...

5/10/2007 8/25/2015

Edward Mills Purcell (August 30, 1912 – March 7, 1997) was an American physicist who shared the 1952 Nobel Prize for Physics for his independent discovery (published 1946) of nuclear magnetic resonance...

12/5/2014 8/25/2015

Richard Feynman, Nobel Prize in Physics 1965 MP (1918 - 1988)

"Dick; Ritty"

Richard Phillips Feynman (May 11, 1918 – February 15, 1988) was an American theoretical physicist, known for his work in the path integral formulation of quantum mechanics, the theory of quantum electr...

1/19/2012 8/25/2015

[ '''Hans Albrecht Bethe'''] (July 2, 1906 – March 6, 2005) was a German-American nuclear physicist. The Nobel Prize in Physics 1967 was awarded to Hans Bethe "for his contributions to the theory of nu...

7/9/2008 8/25/2015

Linus Carl Pauling (February 28, 1901 – August 19, 1994) was an American chemist, biochemist, peace activist, author and educator. He was one of the most influential chemists in history and ranks among...

7/27/2009 8/25/2015

John A. Wheeler MP (1911 - 2008)

Archibald Wheeler (July 9, 1911 – April 13, 2008) was an American theoretical physicist who was largely responsible for reviving interest in general relativity in the United States after World War II. ...

12/23/2008 8/25/2015

Eugene Wigner, Nobel Prize in Physics 1963 MP (1902 - 1995)

"חתן פרס נובל בפיזיקה 1963"

Eugene Paul "E. P." Wigner (Wigner Jenő Pál; November 17, 1902 – January 1, 1995) FRS was a Hungarian American theoretical physicist and mathematician.He received a share of the Nobel Prize in Physics ...

7/14/2007 8/25/2015

Julian Schwinger was a Nobel Prize winning American theoretical physicist. He is best known for his work on the theory of quantum electrodynamics (QED), in particular for developing a relativistically ...

12/7/2014 8/25/2015

Shu Chien 錢煦 MP

"Qián Xù", "Chien Hsu"

San Diego, San Diego County, California, United States

Shu Chien (traditional Chinese: 錢煦 ; simplified Chinese: 钱煦 ; pinyin: Qián Xù ) is an eminent Chinese–American physiologist and engineer. His pioneering work on the fluid dynamics of blood flow has had...

10/29/2014 8/25/2015

Norbert Wiener MP (1894 - 1964)

American mathematician, the originator of cybernetics, a formalization of the notion of feedback, with many implications for engineering, systems control, computer science, biology, philosophy, and the...

7/10/2008 8/25/2015

T. Y. Lin 林同炎 (1912 - 2003)

"林同棪"

《中國大百科全書 土木工程》(沈大元 撰)美籍華裔結構工程專家。原名同棪﹐中國福建省福州人。生於1911年11月14日。1931年畢業於交通大學唐山工程學院土木工程系。1933年獲美國加利福尼亞大學碩士學位。1933~1946年﹐在中國成渝鐵路﹑滇緬鐵路任工程司兼橋樑課﹑設計課課長。1946年定居美國,1951年入美國國籍。1946~1976年﹐任美國加利福尼亞大學伯克利分校副教授﹑教授以及該校結構...

3/5/2015 8/24/2015

Paul Joseph Cohen was an American mathematician. He is best known for his proofs that the continuum hypothesis and the axiom of choice are independent from Zermelo–Fraenkel set theory, for which he was...

7/12/2008 8/24/2015

Marshall H. Stone (1903 - 1989)

7/11/2008 8/23/2015

Hassler Whitney MP (1907 - 1989)

Hassler Whitney (March 23, 1907 – May 10, 1989) was an American mathematician. He was one of the founders of singularity theory, and did foundational work in manifolds, embeddings, immersions, and char...

7/21/2008 8/23/2015

Richard Dagobert Brauer MP (1901 - 1977)

RICHARD DAGOBERT BRAUER, Emeritus Professor at Harvard University and one of the foremost algebraists of this century, died on April 17, 1977, in Boston, Massachusetts. He had been an Honorary Member o...

12/23/2008 8/23/2015

Prof. Harold Calvin Marston Morse MP (1892 - 1977)

"H. C. Marston Morse"

Calvin Marston Morse (24 March 1892 – 22 June 1977) was an American mathematician best known for his work on the calculus of variations in the large, a subject where he introduced the technique of diff...

7/21/2008 8/23/2015

Solomon Lefschetz MP (1884 - 1972)

Solomon Lefschetz was an American mathematician who did fundamental work on algebraic topology, its applications to algebraic geometry, and the theory of non-linear ordinary differential equations.

7/2/2008 8/23/2015

Oscar Zariski MP (1899 - 1986)

Zariski (born Oscher Zaritsky (Russian: О́шер Зари́цкий) April 24, 1899 – July 4, 1986) was an American mathematician and one of the most influential algebraic geometers of the 20th century.Contents [s...

9/14/2007 8/23/2015

Kurt Friedrich Gödel MP (1906 - 1978)

Kurt Gödel (1906-1978) mathematician and logician, was one of the most influential thinkers of the twentieth century andl probably the most strikingly original and important logician of the twentieth c...

7/1/2008 8/23/2015

Shiing-Shen Chern 陳省身 MP (1911 - 2004)

Shiing-Shen Chern ( S. S. Chern ) was a highly influential figure in pure mathematics. From the 1940s onward he redefined the subject of differential geometry by drawing on, and contributing to, the ra...

1/15/2008 8/23/2015