References for Hermann Weyl

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  1. J Dieudonne, Biography in Dictionary of Scientific Biography (New York 1970-1990).
    http://www.encyclopedia.com/doc/1G2-2830906203.html
  2. Biography in Encyclopaedia Britannica.
    http://www.britannica.com/eb/article-9076720/Hermann-Weyl

Books:

  1. K Chandrasekharan (ed.), Gesammelte Abhandlungen Herman Weyl (Berlin- Heidelberg- New York, 1968).
  2. G Frei and U Stammbach, Hermann Weyl und die Mathematik an der ETH Zurich, 1913-1930 (Birkhäuser Verlag, Basel, 1992).
  3. W J Moore, Schrödinger : Life and Thought (New York, 1989).
  4. E Scholz (ed.), Hermann Weyl's Raum-Zeit-Materie and a general introduction to his scientific work (Birkhäuser Verlag, Basel, 2001).

Articles:

  1. M Atiyah, Hermann Weyl : November 9, 1885-December 9, 1955, Biographical Memoirs National Academy of Sciences 82 (2003), 320-335.
  2. P Beisswanger, Die Phasen in Hermann Weyls Beurteilung der Mathematik, Math.-Phys. Semesterber 12 (1965), 132-156.
  3. A Borel, Hermann Weyl and Lie groups, Hermann Weyl, 1885-1985 (Eidgenössische Tech. Hochschule, Zürich, 1986), 53-82.
  4. J Bouveresse, Weyl, Wittgenstein et le problème du continu, in Le labyrinthe du continu, Cerisy-la-Salle, 1990 (Springer, Paris, 1992), 213-229.
  5. C Chevalley and A Weil, Hermann Weyl (1885-1955), Enseignement Math. (2) 3 (1957), 157-187.
  6. R A Coleman and H Korté, Hermann Weyl: mathematician, physicist, philosopher, in Hermann Weyl's Raum-Zeit-Materie and a general introduction to his scientific work, Schloss Reisensburg, 1992 (Birkhäuser, Basel, 2001), 157-386.
  7. J J da Silva, Husserl's phenomenology and Weyl's predicativism, Synthese 110 (2) (1997), 277-296.
  8. A Denjoy, Notice nécrologique sur M Hermann Weyl, C. R. Acad. Sci. Paris 241 (1955), 1665-1667.
  9. F J Dyson, Obituary : Hermann Weyl, Nature 177 (1956), 457-458.
  10. B Elsner, Hermann Weyls Abiturarbeit, Mitt. Math. Ges. Hamburg 21 (2) (2002), 5-16.
  11. H Freudenthal, Biographical note on Hermann Weyl (Dutch), Nederl. Akad. Wetensch. Jboek (1955/56), 1-8.
  12. H Freudenthal, Hermann Weyls Lebenswerk zugleich eine Besprechung der Herausgabe seiner gesammelten Abhandlungen, Nieuw Arch. Wisk. (3) 19 (1971), 24-29.
  13. M Friedman, Carnap and Weyl on the foundations of geometry and relativity theory, Erkenntnis 42 (2) (1995), 247-260.
  14. T Hawkins, From general relativity to group representations : the background to Weyl's papers of 1925-26, in Matériaux pour l'histoire des mathématiques au XXe siècle, Nice, 1996 (Soc. Math. France, Paris, 1998), 69-100.
  15. Hermann Weyl memorabilia, Hermann Weyl, 1885-1985 (Eidgenössische Tech. Hochschule, Zürich, 1986), 83-91.
  16. H N Jahnke, Hilbert, Weyl und die Philosophie der Mathematik, Math. Semesterber. 37 (2) (1990), 157-179.
  17. W Jentsch, Auszüge aus einer unveröffentlichten Korrespondenz von Emmy Noether und Hermann Weyl mit Heinrich Brandt, Historia Math. 13 (1) (1986), 5-12.
  18. C W Kilmister, Zeno, Aristotle, Weyl and Shuard : two-and-a-half millenia of worries over number, Math. Gaz. 64 (429) (1980), 149-158.
  19. R König, Hermann Weyl 9. 11. 1885- 9. 12. 1955, Bayer. Akad. Wiss. Jbuch. (1956), 236-248.
  20. Y K Leong, Herman Weyl (1885-1955), Math. Medley 5 (1977), 10-29.
  21. List of publications by Hermann Weyl, Hermann Weyl, 1885-1985 (Eidgenössische Tech. Hochschule, Zürich, 1986), 109-119.
  22. A Loinger, On Weyl's Raumproblem, Riv. Nuovo Cimento (3) 11 (8) (1988), 1-19.
  23. G W Mackey, Weyl's program and modern physics, in Differential geometrical methods in theoretical physics, Como, 1987 (Kluwer Acad. Publ., Dordrecht, 1988), 11-36.
  24. U Majer, Weyls Kritik an Dedekinds Zahlbegriff, Dialectica 46 (2) (1992), 141-149.
  25. P Mancosu and T A Ryckman, Mathematics and phenomenology : the correspondence between O Becker and H Weyl, Philos. Math. (3) 10 (2) (2002), 130-202.
  26. M I Monastyrskii, On H Weyl's paper 'Riemann's ideas on geometry, their influence and connections with group theory' (Russian), Istor.-Mat. Issled. (32-33) (1990), 248-250.
  27. C Müller, Zum 100. Geburtstag von Hermann Weyl, Jahresberichte der Deutschen Mathematiker vereinigung 88 (4) (1986), 159-189.
  28. M H A Newman, Hermann Weyl, Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society of London 3 (1957), 305-328.
  29. M H A Newman, Hermann Weyl, J. London Math. Soc. 33 (1958), 500-511.
  30. Obituary : Hermann Weyl, New York Times (10 December, 1955).
  31. R Penrose, Hermann Weyl, space-time and conformal geometry, Hermann Weyl, 1885-1985 (Eidgenössische Tech. Hochschule, Zürich, 1986), 25-52.
  32. G Pólya, Eine Erinnerung an Hermann Weyl, Math. Z. 126 (1972), 296-298.
  33. D E Rowe, Hermann Weyl, the reluctant revolutionary, Math. Intelligencer 25 (1) (2003), 61-70.
  34. J M Sánchez-Ron, Hermann Weyl, scientist-philosopher (Spanish), Theoria (San Sebastián) (2) 7 (16-18) (1992), B, 703--713.
  35. E Scholz, Hermann Weyl's contribution to geometry, 1917-1923, The intersection of history and mathematics (Birkhäuser, Basel, 1994), 203-230.
  36. E Scholz, Hermann Weyl's 'Purely infinitesimal geometry', in Proceedings of the International Congress of Mathematicians, Vol. 1, 2, Zürich, 1994 (Birkhäuser, Basel, 1995), 1592-1603.
  37. E Scholz, Hermann Weyl's analysis of the 'problem of space' and the origin of gauge structures, Sci. Context 17 (1-2) (2004), 165-197.
  38. E Scholz, Herman Weyl on the concept of continuum, in Proof theory, Roskilde, 1997 (Kluwer Acad. Publ., Dordrecht, 2000), 195-217.
  39. E Scholz, Weyl and the theory of connections, in The symbolic universe, Milton Keynes, 1996 (Oxford Univ. Press, New York, 1999), 260-284.
  40. S Sigurdsson, E Scholz, H Goenner and N Straumann, Historical aspects of Weyl's Raum-Zeit-Materie, in Hermann Weyl's Raum-Zeit-Materie and a general introduction to his scientific work, Schloss Reisensburg, 1992 (Birkhäuser, Basel, 2001), 11-155.
  41. D Speiser, Hermann Weyl 1885-1955, Physikalische Blatter 42 (2) (1986), 39-44.
  42. P Slodowy, The early development of the representation theory of semisimple Lie groups : A Hurwitz, I Schur, H Weyl, Jahresber. Deutsch. Math.-Verein. 101 (3) (1999), 97-115.
  43. M van Atten, D van Dalen and R Tieszen, Brouwer and Weyl : the phenomenology and mathematics of the intuitive continuum, Philos. Math. (3) 10 (2) (2002), 203-226.
  44. D van Dalen, Hermann Weyl's intuitionistic mathematics, Bull. Symbolic Logic 1 (2) (1995), 145-169.
  45. V P Vizgin, Einstein, Hilbert, and Weyl : the genesis of the geometrical unified field theory program, in Einstein and the history of general relativity, North Andover, MA, 1986 (Birkhäuser Boston, Boston, MA, 1989), 300-314.
  46. V P Vizgin, Einstein, Hilbert, Weyl: the genesis of the program of unified geometrized field theories (Russian), in Einstein collection, 1980-1981 ('Nauka', Moscow, 1985), 86-101; 334.
  47. V P Vizgin, Hermann Weyl, die Göttinger Tradition der mathematischen Physik und einheitliche Feldtheorien, Wiss. Z. Greifswald. Ernst-Moritz-Arndt-Univ. Math.-Natur. Reihe 33 (1-2) (1984), 57-60.
  48. V P Vizgin, Einstein, Hilbert, Weyl: Genesis des Programms der einheitlichen geometrischen Feldtheorien, NTM Schr. Geschichte Natur. Tech. Medizin 21 (2) (1984), 23-33.
  49. J A Wheeler, Hermann Weyl and the unity of knowledge, Amer. Sci. 74 (4) (1986), 366-375.
  50. C N Yang, Hermann Weyl's contribution to physics, Hermann Weyl, 1885-1985 (Eidgenössische Tech. Hochschule, Zürich, 1986), 7-21.
  51. C N Yang, Hermann Weyl's contribution to physics (Chinese), Natur. J. 9 (11) (1986), 803-812.
  52. J D Zund, Hermann Weyl, American National Biography 23 (Oxford, 1999), 101-103.

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