Richard Courant

1888 - 1972

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Richard Courant was a Polish-born applied mathematician best known for founding the Institute named after him in New York
Full MacTutor biography [Version for printing]

List of References (10 books/articles)

Some Quotations (4)

A Poster of Richard Courant

Mathematicians born in the same country

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Additional Material in MacTutor

  1. Richard Courant - Differential and Integral calculus - German edition
  2. Richard Courant - Differential and Integral calculus - English edition
  3. Weyl on Hilbert and Hilbert on others


Other Web sites
  1. Encyclopaedia Britannica
  2. Courant's dissertation (1910 in German)
  1. Mathematical Genealogy Project

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