# Mathematician:Trygve Nagell

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## Mathematician

Norwegian mathematician known for his work on Diophantine equations.

## Nationality

Norwegian

## History

- Born: 13 July 1895 in Oslo, Norway
- Died: 24 January 1988 in Uppsala, Sweden

## Theorems and Definitions

- Nagell-Lutz Theorem (with Élisabeth Lutz)
- Ramanujan-Nagell Equation (with Srinivasa Ramanujan)
- Ramanujan-Nagell Number (with Srinivasa Ramanujan)
- Lebesgue-Nagell Type Equation (with Victor-Amédée Lebesgue)

Results named for **Trygve Nagell** can be found here.

Definitions of concepts named for **Trygve Nagell** can be found here.

## Publications

- 1948:
*Løsning till oppgave nr 2*(*Norsk Mat. Tidsskr***Vol. 30**: pp. 62 – 64) - 1960:
*The Diophantine Equation $x^2 + 7 = 2^n$*(*Arkiv för Matematik***Vol. 4**: pp. 185 – 187)