Mathematician:Edward Kasner

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Mathematician

American mathematician best known now for coining the terms googol and googolplex.


Nationality

American


History

  • Born: April 2, 1878, New York City
  • Died: January 7, 1955 New York City


Theorems and Definitions


Publications

  • 1914: The Ratio of the Arc to the Chord of an Analytic Curve Need Not Be Unity (Bull. Amer. Math. Soc. Vol. 20no. 10: 524 – 531)
  • 1921: Geometrical theorems on Einstein's cosmological equations (Amer. J. Math. Vol. 43no. 4: 217 – 221)


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