Kazimierz Kuratowski

1896 - 1980

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Kazimierz Kuratowski worked in the area of topology and set theory. He is best known for his theorem giving a necessary and sufficient condition for a graph to be planar.
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List of References (15 books/articles)

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Additional Material in MacTutor

  1. Kuratowski's Foreword to Set Theory and Topology
  2. Kuratowski's Introduction to Set Theory
  3. Kuratowski's Introduction to Topology

Honours awarded to Kazimierz Kuratowski
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Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh1966


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  1. Mathematical Genealogy Project

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