Vito Volterra
was born 154 years ago
3rd May 1860

Vito Volterra published papers on partial differential equations, particularly the equation of cylindrical waves. His most famous work was done on integral equations. He published many papers on what is now called 'an integral equation of Volterra type'.

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http://www-history.mcs.st-andrews.ac.uk/Mathematicians/Volterra.html