# Mathematician:Richard Scott Pierce

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## Mathematician

American mathematician who mainly worked in abstract algebra.

## Nationality

American

## History

- Born: February 26, 1927 in Long Beach, California
- Died: March 15, 1992

## Theorems and Definitions

## Publications

- 1956:
*Lattice-ordered rings*(*Anais da Academia Brasileira de CiÃªncias*28) (with Garrett Birkhoff) (in which the Pierce-Birkhoff Conjecture was first posited) - 1959:
*Translation Lattices* - 1963:
*The Algebraic Foundations of Mathematics*(with Ross A. Beaumont) - 1967:
*Modules over Commutative Regular Rings* - 1968:
*Introduction to the Theory of Abstract Algebras* - 1982:
*Associative Algebras*