Friedrich Ernst Peter Hirzebruch

1927 - 2012

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Friedrich Hirzebruch was a German mathematician who made important contributions to topology.
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List of References (12 books/articles)

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Mathematicians born in the same country

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  1. Friedrich Hirzebruch addresses the 1998 ICM

Honours awarded to Friedrich Hirzebruch
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Speaker at International Congress1958
BMC morning speaker1964
BMC plenary speaker1961, 1975
LMS Honorary Member1975
Wolf Prize1988
DMV Honorary Member1992
Chern Visiting Professor1998
DMV Cantor Medal2004
MSJ Seki-Takakazu Prize1996


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