# Category:Definitions/Named Definitions/Liouville

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This category contains definitions named for **Joseph Liouville**.

Active in the fields of number theory, complex analysis, differential geometry, topology, mathematical physics and astronomy.

Proved the existence of transcendental numbers.

Contributed the Sturm-Liouville theory to the field of mathematical physics, in collaboration with Charles Sturm.

Pioneered the study of fractional calculus.

There are several theorems named after him, all in different areas of mathematics and physics.

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## Pages in category "Definitions/Named Definitions/Liouville"

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