# Mathematician:Raoul Bott

## Mathematician

Hungarian-American mathematician known for numerous basic contributions to geometry.

### Wolf Prize

Raoul Bott was awarded a Wolf Prize for Mathematics in $\text {2000}$:

For his deep discoveries in topology and differential geometry and their applications to Lie groups, differential operators and mathematical physics.

## Nationality

American, of Hungarian origin

## History

• Born: September 24, 1923 in Budapest, Hungary
• Died: December 20, 2005 in San Diego, California

## Theorems and Definitions

Results named for Raoul Bott can be found here.

Definitions of concepts named for Raoul Bott can be found here.

## Publications

• 1947: Electrical Network Theory