Changes in the archive up to November 2014


There are 12 new biographies.

New biographies

Abramescu
Angelescu
Angheluță
Dixmier
Godement
McLeod
Elena Popoviciu
Tiberiu Popoviciu
Scot
Sergescu
Stancu
Țarină

There are 15 extended biographies.

Extended biographies

Ahlfors
Atiyah
Cartan
Cartier
Cayley
Chern
Descartes
Sandy Green
Grothendieck
Hilbert
Emmy Noether
Plücker
Selberg
Serre
Weil

There are 36 new entries in our Additional material category. Each is linked to the entry on the left.

Ahlfors Reviews of Lars Ahlfors' books
Ahlfors Extracts from Lars Ahlfors' Complex analysis
Ahlfors Preface to Lars Ahlfors' Complex Analysis
AtiyahReviews of Michael Atiyah's books
Atiyah Extracts from Michael Atiyah's popular papers
Atiyah Sir Michael Atiyah - His students
Cartan Élie Cartan's books
CartanReviews of Élie Cartan's books
CayleyCayley's attitude to 'colour'
CayleyG B Halsted reviews Cayley's papers
Descartes René Descartes on the History of Mathematics
DescartesDescartes' 'La Géométrie'
DescartesDescartes' Method
DescartesDescartes reflects on his schooling
DescartesDescartes' Le Monde, ou Traité de la Lumière
DixmierReviews of Jacques Dixmier's books
GodementReviews of Roger Godement's books
GodementPreface to Roger Godement's Analysis I: Convergence, Elementary Functions
Green_SandyJames Alexander ("Sandy") Green - From Birth to Marriage
Green_SandyJames Alexander ("Sandy") Green - His students
Green_SandyJames Alexander ("Sandy") Green - Warwick University and Mathematics
GrothendieckAlexander Grothendieck on "speculation"
HalstedG B Halsted reviews Cayley's papers
HermiteJ J Duran-Loriga's biography of Charles Hermite
HermiteThe Works of Charles Hermite
HilbertReviews of David Hilbert's books
HilbertDavid Hilbert's Grundlagen der Mathematik
HilbertDavid Hilbert's 24 Problems
HilbertQuotes by and about David Hilbert
Noether_EmmyEmmy Noether's doctoral students
Noether_EmmyHermann Weyl's speech at Emmy Noether's funeral
Plucker Julius Plücker receives the Copley Medal
Sergescu Works by Petre Sergescu
Serre Reviews of Jean-Pierre Serre's books
WeilReviews of André Weil's books
WeilAndré Weil on the history of mathematics
WeilAndré Weil on teaching and the future of mathematics
WeylHermann Weyl's speech at Emmy Noether's funeral

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