Mathematician:John Forbes Nash

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Mathematician

American mathematician who made fundamental contributions to game theory, differential geometry, and the study of partial differential equations


Nationality

American


History

  • Born: 13 June 1928 in Bluefield, West Virginia, USA
  • Died: 23 May 2015 in New Jersey, USA


Theorems and Definitions

Definitions of concepts named for John Forbes Nash can be found here.


Publications

  • 1951: Non-Cooperative Games (Ann. Math. Vol. 54: 286 – 295)
  • 1952: Real Algebraic Manifolds (Ann. Math. Vol. 56: 405 – 421)
  • 1954: $C^1$ Isometric Imbeddings
  • 1956: The Imbedding Problem for Riemannian Manifolds
  • 1958: Continuity of Solutions of Parabolic and Elliptic Equations (Amer. J. Math. Vol. 80: 931 – 954)


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