Émile Léonard Mathieu

1835 - 1890


Emile Mathieu is remembered especially for his discovery (in 1860 and 1873) of five sporadic simple groups named after him.
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  1. MathWorld (Mathieu functions)
  1. MathWorld (Mathieu groups)

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