Mathematician:Kazimierz Kuratowski

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Mathematician

Polish mathematician whose work was mainly in topology and metric spaces.

Pioneered, with Alfred Tarski and Wacław Franciszek Sierpiński, the theory of Polish spaces.


Nationality

Polish


History

  • Born: 2 Feb 1896, Warsaw, Russian Empire (now Poland)
  • Died: 18 June 1980, Warsaw, Poland


Theorems and Definitions

Results named for Kazimierz Kuratowski can be found here.

Definitions of concepts named for Kazimierz Kuratowski can be found here.


Publications


Also known as

His first name is sometimes Westernised as Casimir.


Sources