

Hermann Klaus Hugo Weyl
1885  1955
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From 192338 Weyl evolved the concept of continuous groups using matrix representations. With his application of group theory to quantum mechanics he set up the modern subject.

Full MacTutor biography
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List of References (58 books/articles)
Some Quotations (14)
A Poster of Hermann Weyl
Mathematicians born in the same country
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 Additional Material in MacTutor
 Preface to H Weyl's Theory of groups and quantum mechanics  First Edition
 Preface to H Weyl's Theory of groups and quantum mechanics  Second Edition
 Introduction to H Weyl's theory of groups and quantum mechanics
 G H Hardy's schedule of lectures in the USA
 Weyl on Hilbert and Hilbert on others
 Hermann Weyl's speech at Emmy Noether's funeral

Other Web sites 
 Encyclopaedia Britannica
 World History
  Clark Kimberling
 Mathematical Genealogy Project


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