References for Jesse Douglas

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  1. N Schaumberger, Biography in Dictionary of Scientific Biography (New York 1970-1990).
    http://www.encyclopedia.com/doc/1G2-2830901220.html

Books:

  1. Biography of Douglas, National Academy of Science (1972).
  2. T M Rassias (ed.), The Problem of Plateau - A tribute to Jesse Douglas and Tibor Radó (Singapore, 1992).

Articles:

  1. J Gonzalo Pérez, Jesse Douglas and the Plateau problem (Spanish), Gac. R. Soc. Mat. Esp. 8 (2) (2005), 453-469.
  2. E Siegel, Vague recollections of a young CCNY poor-in-mathematics undergraduate student of Jesse Douglas, an old famous mathematics professor, in The problem of Plateau (World Sci. Publishing, River Edge, NJ, 1992), 35-36.
  3. F Steinhardt, Jesse Douglas as teacher and colleague, in The problem of Plateau (World Sci. Publishing, River Edge, NJ, 1992), 37-40.
  4. D J Struik, My recollections of Jesse Douglas, in The problem of Plateau (World Sci. Publishing, River Edge, NJ, 1992), 41-42.
  5. H S Tropp, Jesse Douglas, the Plateau problem, and the Fields Medal: some personal reflections, in The problem of Plateau (World Sci. Publishing, River Edge, NJ, 1992), 43-49.

JOC/EFR August 2006

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