Peter Ludwig Mejdell Sylow

1832 - 1918

Click the picture above
to see four larger pictures

Ludwig Sylow was a high school teacher who proved what is perhaps the most profound result in the theory of finite groups.
Full MacTutor biography [Version for printing]

List of References (15 books/articles)

A Poster of Ludwig Sylow

Mathematicians born in the same country

Show birthplace location

Additional Material in MacTutor

  1. Ludwig Sylow's 1913 Address

Other Web sites
  1. Mathematical Genealogy Project

Previous (Chronologically) Next Main Index
Previous (Alphabetically) Next Biographies index

JOC/EFR July 2014

The URL of this page is: