Gerd Faltings

1954 -

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Faltings is a German mathematician whose work in algebraic geometry led to important results in number theory, including helping with the proof of Fermat's Last Theorem.
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List of References (6 books/articles)

Mathematicians born in the same country

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Honours awarded to Gerd Faltings
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Speaker at International Congress1986
Fields Medal1986

Other Web sites
  1. Encyclopaedia Britannica
  2. AMS (An article about the proof of Fermat's last theorem)
  3. Mathematical Genealogy Project

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