Changes in the archive up to August 2017



We have linked many of our biographies and birthplace files to excerpts from David Singmaster's admirable Mathematical Gazetteer of Great Britain.

A Walk around the the Latin Quarter of Paris has been linked to many of our biographies.

There are 13 new biographies.

New biographies

Aitchison
Bompiani
Dubickas
Gurbs
Leavitt
Lebesgue, Victor
Martinelli
Mirzakhani
Puiseux, Pierre
Sansone
Santalø
Ślebarski
Valdivia

There are 5 extended biographies.

Extended biographies

Petit
Petzval
Puiseux
Reyneau
Rouché


There are 16 new entries in our Additional material category. Each is linked to the entry on the left.

Aitchison Reviews of John Aitchison's books
Bompiani Enrico Bompiani's publications
GurbsThe De Gurbs window in King's College chapel
Lebesgue_VictorVictor Amédée Lebesgue's books
Lebesgue_VictorVictor Amédée Lebesgue's publications
Petit A T Petit's Programme for his Astronomy thesis
Puiseux Atlas Photographique de la Lune
PuiseuxPierre Puiseux's Leçons de Cinématique
RoucheRouché and de Comberousse's Treatise on Geometry
Sansone Reviews of Giovanni Sansone's books
SansoneGiovanni Sansone's publications
SantaloLuis Santaló receives an honorary doctorate from Seville
SantaloQuotes by Luis Santaló
ValdiviaAesthetic and intellectual aspects of mathematics by Manuel Valdivia
ValdiviaSome aspects of mathematics by Manuel Valdivia
ValdiviaInfinity in mathematics by Manuel Valdivia

Link to earlier changes


Main index Biographies index

JOC/EFR August 2017

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