You are here

Mathematics Frontiers: 1950 to the Present

Publisher: 
Chelsea House
Number of Pages: 
148
Price: 
29.95
ISBN: 
9780816054275

[This is the fifth volume of a set of five entitled Pioneers of Mathematics; see the page for the first volume for a review that covers all five books. –Ed.]


 

Date Received: 
Thursday, January 18, 2007
Reviewable: 
Yes
Include In BLL Rating: 
Yes
Michael J. Bradley
Series: 
Pioneers in Mathematics
Publication Date: 
2006
Format: 
Hardcover
Category: 
General
Amy Shell-Gellasch
06/20/2007
BLL Rating: 

Pioneers of Mathematics

 

The Birth of Mathematics: Ancient Times to 1300

  • Thales
  • Pythagoras
  • Euclid
  • Archimedes
  • Hypatia
  • Āryabhata I
  • Brahmagupta
  • al-Khwārizmī
  • Khayyam
  • Fibonacci

The Age of Genius: 1300 to 1800

  • al-Kashī
  • Viète
  • Napier
  • Fermat
  • Pascal
  • Newton
  • Leibniz
  • Euler
  • Agnesi
  • Banneker

The Foundations of Mathematics: 1800 to 1900

  • Germain
  • Gauss
  • Somerville
  • Abel
  • Galois
  • Lovelace
  • Nightingale
  • Cantor
  • Kovalevsky
  • Poincaré

Modern Mathematics: 1900 to 1950

  • Hilbert
  • Young
  • Sierpiński
  • Emmy Noether
  • Ramanujan
  • Wiener
  • von Neumann
  • Hopper Turing
  • Erdös

Mathematics Frontiers: 1950

  • Julia Robinson
  • Wilkins
  • Nash
  • Conway
  • Hawking
  • Yau
  • Chung
  • Wiles
  • Daubechies
  • Flannery
Publish Book: 
Modify Date: 
Thursday, December 11, 2008

Dummy View - NOT TO BE DELETED