# Mathematician:Abraham Robinson

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## Mathematician

German-American mathematician who is most widely known for development of non-standard analysis.

## Nationality

German

## History

- Born: 6 October 1918 in Waldenburg, Germany (now Wałbrzych, Poland)
- Died: 11 April 1974 in New Haven, Connecticut, USA

## Publications

- 1963:
*Introduction to model theory and to the metamathematics of algebra* - 1966:
*Non-standard analysis*

## Also known as

Surname at birth: **Robinsohn**.

## Sources

- John J. O'Connor and Edmund F. Robertson: "Abraham Robinson": MacTutor History of Mathematics archive

- 2008: David Nelson:
*The Penguin Dictionary of Mathematics*(4th ed.) ... (previous) ... (next): Entry:**Robinson, Abraham**(1918-74)