Mathematician:Karl Menger

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Mathematician

Austrian-American mathematician who worked on mathematics of algebras, algebra of geometries, curve and dimension theory.

Also contributed to game theory and social sciences.


Nationality

Austrian-American


History

  • Born: 13 January 1902 in Vienna, Austria
  • Died: 5 October 1985 in Chicago, Illinois, USA


Theorems and Definitions


Publications

  • 1924: Über die Dimensionalität von Punktmengen
  • 1927: Zur allgemeinen Kurventheorie (Fund. Math. Vol. 10: 96 – 115) (in which Menger's Theorem is presented)
  • 1928: Dimensiontheorie
  • 1932: Kurventheorie
  • 1932: Neuere Methoden und Probleme der Geometrie
  • 1973: Austrian Marginalism and Mathematical Economics


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